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Helping a Neighbor With Dementia

June 6, 2018

By: Kristen Lausch LCSW, NCG Program Supervisor Older & Challenged Adults

6 Simple But Powerful Ways to Support Kids After Childhood Trauma

May 14, 2018

The safety and support you offer to survivors of childhood trauma has lasting positive effects. Here...

Kids and Mental Health: Fun Ways to Talk to About It

May 10, 2018

When it comes to kids and mental health, it might seem like a serious conversation. But turn that on...

FREE Meals This Summer

May 8, 2018

Use this list of locations to learn where kids can grab a free meal during the summer.

Water Safety & The Importance Of Sunscreen

May 8, 2018

Playing in a pool provides a lot of benefits; Learn more to ensure the safety of everyone near water!

Spring Into Action This May

April 30, 2018

By: Toccara Mallard, Volunteer CoordinatorFive ways YOU can make an impact this Mental Health Awareness...

Stress Relief Tips to Prevent Caregiver Burnout

April 17, 2018

Let's talk about caregiver burnout. Specifically, let's talk about Maria, a single mother of two who...

Families First Celebrates National Volunteer Recognition Week

April 17, 2018

Since this is National Volunteer Recognition Week, it seems the perfect time to ask some of our own volunteers at Families First what motivates them.

Benefits of Joining a Support Group

April 9, 2018

By Tosha Begley Orr, Support Group AdvocateThe thought of joining a support group can be intimidating....

3 Things to Do When Supporting Someone in Recovery

April 2, 2018

By Katherine Butler, Substance Use Supervisor As much as we sometimes might want to, we can’t change...