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Annual Report to the Community

Posted on: February 8, 2017 1:00 pm
It's an exciting time but not for reasons you would think.  Our industry continues to challenge us as unfunded mandates, regulations, Medicaid, managed care and behavioral health care are changing in fundamental ways.  Although necessary, this year read more …

Clermont Team Goal is to Reduce Number of Mentally Ill in Jail

Posted on: February 8, 2017 1:00 pm
Ohio has joined a growing national effort to reduce the number of persons with mental illness who cycle through county jails.  State and county officials convened in Columbus to learn how the national Stepping Up Initiative is bringing local criminal read more …

January 2017 Staff Above & Beyond

Posted on: January 31, 2017 3:40 pm
These staff members were nominated for the January Above & Beyond awards.  The winners of the drawing were Maureen, Susan, Shannon, Linda, Jill, Shelly, Linda, and Melody.  Congratulations, everyone!  Linda Cornwell - Linda graciously read more …

AK Steel Helps Kids Over Holidays

Posted on: January 31, 2017 3:00 pm
AK Steel helped 17 families and 44 kids this year at Genesis. They also added even more generosity this year by buying 38 individual gifts for the elementary aged kids in the Genesis and SOCOMM program. The kids got to open these at gifts at school and were read more …

Baxla Tractor, WLW & Delta Dental Support Kids in Foster Care

Posted on: December 14, 2016 3:10 pm
Baxla Tractor teamed up with Child Focus to give hundreds of children in foster care a Merry Christmas!  SEG-a-Claus made a special visit to Baxla Tractor in Batavia with breakfast sponsored by Delta Dental of Ohio.  Families in our read more …

Child Focus Staff Places 5th in APHA World Show

Posted on: December 14, 2016 3:00 pm
I have been around horses since I was 3 years old.  I even fell off a horse the first time I rode, at that same age, but that still did not stop me.  My grandmother bought me my own horse at the age of 10 and I started in the local 4H program.  read more …

WCPO Channel 9 Toy Drive at Kroger a Success!

Posted on: December 14, 2016 3:00 pm
WCPO Channel 9’s Tanya O'Rourke, John Matarese and Mona Morrow joined Child Focus staff and volunteers to bring a toy, gift card or cash donation to the Toy Drive at Eastgate Kroger (4530 Eastgate Blvd.) to help needy kids birth through 18 at Child read more …

Santa Visits Felicity Head Start

Posted on: December 14, 2016 2:00 pm
Felicity Head Start had a great family turnout for their December Parent Holiday Event.  There was even a special visit by Santa Claus himself.  Luckily he said everyone is on the nice list this year, including the staff!  Families made a read more …

December 2016 Staff Above & Beyond

Posted on: December 14, 2016 1:00 pm
The following staff were nominated for this month's Above & Beyond Awards.  Winners of the drawing for a $25 gift card are Sandy Stewart, Deana Dozier, Janalyn Slick and Beth Crawford.  Congratulations, everyone, for your great read more …

Sponsor a Needy Child Before Dec. 12!

Posted on: November 22, 2016 4:00 pm
THANK YOU to all the companies and individuals who have sponsored a Giving Tree Child or Family this year! Items collected include clothing, food, cleaning supplies, gift cards, coats, shoes, toys and books.  As of 5pm today all of our families read more …