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Child Focus Says Good Bye to Retiring Suzanne

Posted on: February 27, 2017 4:00 pm
Child Focus said goodbye to Suzanne Schrolucke, our Enrollment and Recruitment Manager, who retired on February 17th after 29 years of service.  Suzanne will be missed and we wish her well on her retirement.  She was known for her creativity, read more …

Milford Student Collects Gift Cards, Snacks & Art Supplies for Kids in Foster Care

Posted on: February 27, 2017 4:00 pm
A Milford Junior High Student, Rhyann, collected over $300 in gift cards, snacks, art supplies and hygiene products for children in foster care.  Many times when children are placed into foster care they do no have a lot of belongings or clothing with read more …

Heroin Abuse Causes Heavy Strain on Foster Care System

Posted on: February 27, 2017 3:00 pm
Experts from child care agencies are seeing a heavier strain placed on Cincinnati-area foster care systems lately.  There is mounting evidence that heroin abuse is causing much of that strain.  Foster parents agree with leaders in the medical and read more …

Delta Dental of Ohio Helps Celebrate February is Dental Health Month

Posted on: February 27, 2017 3:00 pm
Thanks to Delta Dental of Ohio, Head Start preschools were able to learn how to use and take home toothbrushes, scrubbers, floss and toothbrush timers to take great care of their teeth!  February is Dental Health Month.  Children used interactive read more …

February 2017 Staff Above & Beyond

Posted on: February 27, 2017 2:00 pm
These are the staff members that were nominated for the February Above and Beyond Award. The winners of the drawing were Nancy Blair and Betsy Weiss. Congratulations to all!!  Nancy Blair- For taking care of the fish tank in the lobby. This is not an read more …

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 …