MENTAL HEALTH

GOAL: Individuals are emotionally healthy and safe.

OUR INVESTMENT: $394,500

PROGRAMS: We invest in programs that provide affordable mental health counseling and support along with programs to increase hope and belonging.

  • Family & Children’s Services Counseling and Crisis Calls
  • Senior Services Transportation
  • Cancer Services Counseling and Support Groups
  • 211 Information & Referral
0
people received vital mental health supports.
0%
of youth suffer with severe depression, an increase of nearly 30% in five years.
0%
of Americans with a mental illness do not receive treatment.

CRISIS SUPPORT

GOAL: Individuals and families are physically healthy and safe

OUR INVESTMENT: $13,500

PROGRAMS:
We invest in services to ensure help is there when disaster strikes.

  • American Red Cross Disaster Services
  • American Red Cross Services to Armed Services
0
families were supported during a disaster.
0
volunteers have already been deployed to help during the Covid-19 crisis.
0
people were csignificant events ranging from wildfires, flooding, tornados, Covid and H1N1 have taken place since 2003.

FITNESS

GOAL: Everyone has access to exercise and adopts healthy habits.

OUR INVESTMENT: $88,000

PROGRAMS: We invest in adult, youth and senior fitness programs in neighborhoods they call home.

  • Greater Midland Coleman Family Center Youth and Adult Fitness
  • Greater Midland North Family Center Youth and Adult Fitness
  • Greater Midland Community Center Adult, Senior and Youth Fitness
0
neighbors were provided with fitness programs and training.
0%
of adults report being overweight or obese.
0%
of local youth exercise less than 30 minutes a day.

DOMESTIC & SEXUAL VIOLENCE

GOAL: Individuals are emotionally and physical healthy and safe.

OUR INVESTMENT: $288,000

INVESTED PROGRAMS:
We invest in programs that support survivors of violence and help them move forward.

  • Shelterhouse Domestic/Sexual Assault Shelter, Counseling and Advocacy
  • Safe and Sound Child Advocacy Center Forensic Interviewing
0
victims of violence were supported and put on the path to wellness.
0%
of women and 14% of men experience sexual or physical violence in their lifetime.
0
homes were investigated for child abuse/neglect in 2016, an increase of 40% in six years.

ADDICTION RECOVERY

GOAL: Youth and adults avoid risky behaviors

OUR INVESTMENT: $141,000

PROGRAMS: We invest in programs that enables people to counteract addiction’s disruptive effects on their brain and behavior and regain control of their lives.

  • Family & Children’s Services Addiction Recovery
  • Ten16 Recovery Network Center for Recovery & Wellness and Detox
0
neighbors struggling with addiction received help.
0%
increase in people seeking treatment for heroin addiction since 2014.
0%
of people who needed treatment for substance use actually received it.

HEALTHY FOOD

GOAL: Everyone has access to healthy foods.

OUR INVESTMENT: $85,000

PROGRAMS: We invest in programs that help provide healthy, affordable food to those that need it most.

  • Senior Services Meals on Wheels
  • Hidden Harvest Food Rescue and Redistribution
0
healthy meals were delivered to local seniors, including a friendly visit.
0
of food were rescued and redistributed to Midland County.
0%
of local residents are considered food insecure.

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Phone: (989) 631-3670
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