Blog Entries - February 2016

February 2016 Staff Above & Beyond

Posted on: February 22, 2016 9:00 am
These staff were nominated for the February Above & Beyond Awards by their co-workers.  Winners of the drawing for a gift card are Michelle Pendergrass and Teresa Fellinger.  Congratulations to all of you!  Angela Dunham - First of all, I read more …

Ohio' s Start Talking Helps Parents Talk to Kids About Drugs

Posted on: February 19, 2016 3:00 pm
Did You Know? 1 in 6 teens has used a prescription drug in order to get high or change their mood. Two-thirds of teens who abuse pain relievers say they get them from family members and friends. More Americans die from drug overdoses than in car read more …

Pat Pack's Retirement Party

Posted on: February 19, 2016 9:00 am
After 37 years there is so much we could talk about when it comes to Pat Pack, Child Focus Head Start Family & Community Partnerships Manager. We could share some stories that would make us laugh or cry or do both at the same time. From the Head Start read more …

Ohio Awards $9.1M to Strengthen Early Childhood Mental Health Services

Posted on: February 19, 2016 8:00 am
In an effort to promote healthy social and emotional development and school readiness among children age six and younger, the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) today announced $9.1 million in funding that will benefit 75 read more …