萌萝社

April 2024

Parke County drug court provides many benefits to consumers


By CHELSEA WELLS, Director of Communications The Parke County Drug Court was implemented in June 2006 as an alternative to traditional case processing of drug offenders. The drug court targets non-violent, felony drug offender. It is a voluntary program in which eligible offenders participate in an intense, multi-phase treatment program, submit to frequent drug testing, … Continue reading Parke County drug court provides many benefits to consumers

October 2023

萌萝社 Awards Announced – 鈥淭he Ripple Effect鈥, the theme for the 2023 event


萌萝社 Inc. hosted its annual 萌萝社 Awards dinner on Tuesday, October 24, at 6:00 pm at Sycamore Banquet Center on the campus of Indiana State University, Terre Haute IN.

September 2023

Large crowd commemorates U.S. addiction total with butterfly release


Hundreds of families and friends of people whose families have been affected by drug overdose deaths converged on Fairbanks Park in Terre Haute on Sept. 8 for the annual butterfly release sponsored by 萌萝社, Inc. and the Wabash Valley Recovery Center. Daily overdose deaths currently average 193 per day in the United States, and … Continue reading Large crowd commemorates U.S. addiction total with butterfly release

April 2023

萌萝社 Looks to Fill the Field at Sheriff Shootout


With 3 weeks left, 10 spots remain open. With just a few weeks left until tee off, 萌萝社 is eager to get the community engaged in the 32nd Annual Golf Outing. 萌萝社 Foundation, Inc. has committed to matching 100 percent of the net proceeds for the 32nd Annual Sheriff Shootout Golf Outing 鈥 … Continue reading 萌萝社 Looks to Fill the Field at Sheriff Shootout

February 2023

萌萝社 achieves Three Star Designation from Star Behavioral Health Providers.


Welcomes New Military Veteran Program Coordinator 萌萝社, Inc. has recently achieved the Behavioral Health Center Three Star Designation from Star Behavioral Health Providers.  This distinction recognizes the organization鈥檚 service and commitment to service members, veterans, and their family members across the state of Indiana.  Star Behavioral Health Providers ensures that veterans and their families … Continue reading 萌萝社 achieves Three Star Designation from Star Behavioral Health Providers.

New Citizens Program provides second chances


On January 6, 2023, 萌萝社 graduated another 鈥渘ew citizen鈥 from a program that offers the opportunity to acquire job skills, employment, and a new way of life. 鈥淚 have learned so much through this program 鈥 to be authentic, be sincere, and be the best person I can be.  This was so tough at … Continue reading New Citizens Program provides second chances

January 2023

萌萝社鈥檚 Access Center is now Crisis Diversion Center


The Access Center at 萌萝社 has changed its name to the Crisis Diversion Center. 萌萝社鈥檚 24-hour Crisis Line remains the same at 800.742.0787. The name change comes at the tail end of a series of expansions in services for the department and more accurately represents its evolving role in the community. The department … Continue reading 萌萝社鈥檚 Access Center is now Crisis Diversion Center

October 2022

The 萌萝社 Awards Announced


鈥淢eeting People Where They Are鈥, the theme for the 2022 event 萌萝社 Inc. hosted its annual 萌萝社 Awards on Tuesday, October 25, at 6:00 pm at Sycamore Banquet Center on the campus of Indiana State University, Terre Haute IN.  Featured, was keynote speaker, Terry Stigdon,  Stigdon was appointed director of the Indiana Department of … Continue reading The 萌萝社 Awards Announced

July 2022

萌萝社, Inc. takes over downtown Terre Haute for Employee Kickoff


On Friday, July 15th, 萌萝社, Inc. took over downtown Terre Haute for a few hours, treating its more than 660 orange-clad employees to breakfast at one of several local eateries before convening at Indiana State University鈥檚 Tilson Auditorium for the company鈥檚 10th annual Employee Kickoff celebration. The event, which took place two weeks after … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. takes over downtown Terre Haute for Employee Kickoff

May 2022

NaloxBox at WIN Recovery Providing Needed Resource


This box distributes naloxone (also known as Narcan) for free to consumers, family members, or anyone from the public on a no questions asked basis.

April 2022

WIN Recovery Installs NaloxBox


WIN Recovery, a certified opioid treatment facility operated by 萌萝社, Inc., has added another tool in its fight to battle this growing problem by establishing a 鈥淣aloxBox鈥 at its Terre Haute location (located at 86 Wabash Court, just west of the Vigo County Courthouse

January 2022

Early Head Start Seeks to Improve Early Detection of Hearing and Vision Deficits


萌萝社, Inc. has been awarded the Terre Haute Day Nursery Fund of the Wabash Valley Community Foundation, Inc. grant, which provides $13,175 to purchase hearing and vision screening machines for the Early Head Start program. Early Head Start, now in its 26th year of operations, serves approximately 120 children ages 1 to 2 years through both in-home and center-based care.

萌萝社 Awarded BHCHS Accreditation from TJC


Terre Haute, IN, January 13, 2022 - 萌萝社, Inc. has once again been accredited by The Joint Commission鈥檚 Gold Seal of Approval庐 for Behavioral Health Care and Human Services, demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a healthcare organization鈥檚 commitment to providing safe and quality patient care.

December 2021

New Citizens Program provides second chances


The New Citizen Program is about supporting those who have made decisions that could negatively affect the rest of their lives. 萌萝社 has made it possible for these individuals to have a second chance, to start a new life, and to travel down a supported path to success.

October 2021

鈥淚mproved Access鈥, a focus at 萌萝社


萌萝社, Inc. is proud to announce the implementation of a new mobile primary care clinic.

August 2021

New Citizens Program provides second chances


On July 2, 2021, 萌萝社 graduated another 鈥渘ew citizen鈥 from a program first established in 2013 to give individuals who have been incarcerated, the tools needed get a second chance at life.

July 2021

Mark McAnally, RN is Employee of the Year


萌萝社, Inc. honored Mark McAnally at the Employee Kickoff earlier this month. Mr. McAnally serves as the Infection Control and Employee Health Nurse for 萌萝社 as well as the chair of the COVID-19 committee.

萌萝社 holds Annual Employee Kick-off


July 16, 2021, Terre Haute, IN- 萌萝社, Inc. hosted its annual Employee Kick-off on Friday July 16 from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Tilson Auditorium on the campus of Indiana State University. The event, in its 9th year, celebrated 萌萝社 staff and the start of a new fiscal year, all while showing support to local businesses.

萌萝社 Recognizes Juneteenth


萌萝社 has declared June 19 an official paid holiday in recognition of Juneteenth. Juneteenth was declared as a national holiday by President Joe Biden and Congress, on June 17, 2021, in recognition of the end of slavery in the United States.

June 2021

萌萝社 Serving Veterans and Families


萌萝社鈥檚 Military Veteran Program (MVP) is a behavioral health and addiction treatment program aimed to provide supportive services in an evidence based treatment pathway to those who meet specific criteria for admission based on their military or veteran status.

Trauma Myths


While we have come a long way in identifying trauma, we are continuously learning how it impacts individuals and their support systems. What we do know is anyone can experience trauma at any point in their lives.

May 2021

Moving Forward


Contributor: Dwight Weaver, Program Manager 鈥 Child & Adolescent Services This time last year, it was hard to believe that this pandemic would cause such a disruption to our lives. That impact won鈥檛 be fully understood for years to come, but it is clear that our lives are forever changed. As the pandemic seems to … Continue reading Moving Forward

萌萝社 Expands 24-hour Services


Serves 150 in year one of CCBHC Expansion Grant, plans to double number served in year two One year after being awarded a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) Expansion Grant, 萌萝社, Inc. continues to work towards improving access to evidence-based community behavioral health and integrated primary care services for individuals who live and … Continue reading 萌萝社 Expands 24-hour Services

萌萝社 Raises $31,000 for Children鈥檚 Mental Health Services


Over 80 Sponsors engage 30th Annual Sheriff Shootout 萌萝社, Inc. (HCI) hosted its 30th Annual Sheriff Shootout on Friday, May 14, 2021 at Rea Park in Terre Haute, IN. There were 57 teams in attendance from the local and surrounding counties. The top finishers of the community tournament were Old National Bank, Terre Haute … Continue reading 萌萝社 Raises $31,000 for Children鈥檚 Mental Health Services

March 2021

萌萝社 Receives LCC Grant for Addictions Treatment


萌萝社, Inc. has been awarded a grant from the Owen County Local Coordinating Council (LCC) and the Owen County Drug Free You & Me initiative that will fund addictions treatment scholarships for 12-15 individuals, as well as training for 2 staff members in Relapse Prevention.

February 2021

萌萝社 Celebrates 50th Anniversary


In 2021, 萌萝社, Inc. commemorates its 50th anniversary. Founded in 1971, originally as Katherine 萌萝社 Mental Health Center, the organization has served communities and individuals across west central Indiana with progressive and community-focused behavioral health services.

January 2021

How to Get the Most Out of Telehealth


Telehealth has proven to be a convenient means for patients to interact with health care professionals; this is true for both our physical and mental health concerns. Even so, telehealth can be uniquely delicate.

Telehealth Utilization is Up, Likely Here to Stay


Health and Human Services (HHS) reported that telehealth interactions had increased from nine percent, prior to the pandemic, to 51 percent, during quarantine.

Local Students Raise Nearly $7k for Suicide Prevention


萌萝社, Inc. has received $6991.34 as the beneficiary of The Color Run to Save Lives, created and managed by Jillian Turner and Giana White of Terre Haute South Vigo High School.

November 2020

Terre Haute Organizations Receive Lilly Endowment Grants


Terre Haute, IN – Chances And Services for Youth, 萌萝社, Reach Services and the Terre Haute Children鈥檚 Museum have received grants totaling $254,000 through the Youth Program Resilience Fund of Lilly Endowment, Inc. These local not-for-profits will use the grants to cover a range of pandemic-related expenses that include: 鈥 purchasing sanitation supplies, personal … Continue reading Terre Haute Organizations Receive Lilly Endowment Grants

October 2020

2020 萌萝社 Awards Celebrates Mental Health Leaders


Highlights Nominees鈥 Focus on Community Terre Haute, IN – 萌萝社, Inc. hosted the annual 萌萝社 Awards Dinner Tuesday, October 27 at the Sycamore Banquet Center, on the campus of Indiana State University. The event highlighted fiscal year 2020 accomplishments and recognized those nominated for 萌萝社 Awards. The theme for the event was Community and … Continue reading 2020 萌萝社 Awards Celebrates Mental Health Leaders

WIN Recovery, Hendricks 鈥 Now Open


萌萝社, Inc.鈥檚 Certified Opioid Treatment Program to serve adults with opioid use disorder October 26, 2020 Plainfield, IN- 萌萝社, Inc., an Indiana community mental health center, is now accepting patients at its newest opioid treatment program (OTP) facility, WIN Recovery, located at 401 Plainfield Commons Dr., Plainfield, IN.  This clinic is the third … Continue reading WIN Recovery, Hendricks 鈥 Now Open

WIN Recovery, Hendricks County Ribbon Cutting


萌萝社, Inc.鈥檚 Certified Opioid Treatment Program to serve adults with opioid use disorder October 16, 2020 Plainfield, IN- 萌萝社, Inc., an Indiana community mental health center, announced the opening of its newest certified opioid treatment program, WIN Recovery at 401 Plainfield Commons Dr., Plainfield, IN.聽 This clinic is the third clinic opened by … Continue reading WIN Recovery, Hendricks County Ribbon Cutting

September 2020

萌萝社 Adapts to Meet Needs of Community, Those in Crisis


Focuses on coordination of care for those with mental illness. 萌萝社, Inc. was established as a community mental health center in 1971, and as such has been providing quality behavioral health, wellness and human development services to central and west central Indiana. The organization鈥檚 vision is to advance excellence in behavioral health services through … Continue reading 萌萝社 Adapts to Meet Needs of Community, Those in Crisis

August 2020

萌萝社 Receives FQHC Look-alike Designation


Establishes one-stop-shop for all health care needs 萌萝社, Inc. has been designated as a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) Look-Alike through the Health Center Program of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The FQHC Look-Alike status allows organizations opportunities to develop and implement services required to meet the full qualifications for designation as … Continue reading 萌萝社 Receives FQHC Look-alike Designation

萌萝社 Welcomes New Supervisor of Employment Solutions


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes Kizzey Stewart, to Employment Solutions located at 1616 Wabash Avenue in Terre Haute, IN. Ms. Stewart has worked at Employment Solutions for 6 years and has significant experience in the field of social work. She has lead skills groups and worked with community partners in the jail setting, including with Community … Continue reading 萌萝社 Welcomes New Supervisor of Employment Solutions

July 2020

萌萝社, Inc. Designated as Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic


Receives $3.75M to enhance services The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has announced that 萌萝社, Inc. (HCI) has received a two-year, $3.75M grant, through the CCBHC Expansion Grant, to expand and enhance services in Vigo County. 萌萝社 is currently working towards designation as a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC). … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Designated as Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic

萌萝社, Inc. Takes Stake in the Lives of At-risk Youth


Brings new Achievement Mentoring Program to Vigo County Juvenile Detention Center 萌萝社 has been awarded $18,860 by the United Way of the Wabash Valley to create an evidence-based mentoring program at the Vigo County Juvenile Detention Center. The program will target youth grades 4-11 utilizing Achievement Mentoring. The program will focus on a number … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Takes Stake in the Lives of At-risk Youth

萌萝社 Announces New VCOP Care Manager Supervisor


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes VCOP Care Manager Supervisor, Amanda Fields, BS, to the corporate office located at 620 8th Avenue in Terre Haute, IN. Mrs. Fields is currently working towards her Master of Social Work from Indiana Wesleyan University and already holds a Bachelor of Science in Human Services, specializing in substance abuse counseling from … Continue reading 萌萝社 Announces New VCOP Care Manager Supervisor

Program Manager Announced for Clay, Putnam


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes Program Manager Monica Wallace, BS to the Clay and Putnam satellite sites. The Clay County office is located at 1211 E. National Ave. Brazil, IN and Putnam is located at 239 Hillsdale Road, Greencastle, IN. Ms. Wallace holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education and Child Development and … Continue reading Program Manager Announced for Clay, Putnam

June 2020

Opioid Use Disorder and the Many Paths to Recovery


By:  Jessica Nevill, LMHC, Clinical Director, WIN Recovery Opioid use has been the focus of a great deal of national attention recently, with good reason. According to the National Behavioral Council, Americans consume 80% of the opioid prescriptions given worldwide. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an average of 41 people die … Continue reading Opioid Use Disorder and the Many Paths to Recovery

WIN Recovery: Regain Something Lost


萌萝社, Inc., based in Terre Haute, IN, and serving multiple counties throughout central and west central Indiana, is committed to supporting the State of Indiana in responding to the opioid crisis which has been growing in recent years. As a community mental health center, 萌萝社, Inc. has been treating individuals with substance use … Continue reading WIN Recovery: Regain Something Lost

WIN Recovery, Knox County Now Open


萌萝社 Inc.鈥檚 Certified Opioid Treatment Program to serve adults with opioid use disorder June 1, 2020 Vincennes IN- 萌萝社, Inc., a certified Indiana community mental health center, announced the opening of its newest certified opioid treatment program, WIN Recovery at 1433 Willow St., Vincennes, IN.  This clinic is one of two opioid treatment … Continue reading WIN Recovery, Knox County Now Open

May 2020

WATCH: US Death Toll over 100,000


In this episode Melvin L discusses the implications of the US death toll exceeding 100,000 individuals.

WATCH: What happened in 1863? 1968? 1986?


Melvin L offers a history lesson. Are you up for it?

WATCH: STIGMA NOPE not today


Melvin enlists viewers to help bring awareness to Mental Health Awareness Month.

Grief from Loss During Uncertain Times


By: Emily Grimwood, MSW, LSW, Therapist, 萌萝社, Inc.             Spring is a time for celebration and new beginnings. The flowers bloom, the sun begins to shine again, and families prepare for graduations, vacations, and the completion of a school year full of hard work 鈥 a moment of validation for both children and parents. … Continue reading Grief from Loss During Uncertain Times

WATCH: COVID-19 Busters take on the Bubblestorm


CEO Melvin L Burks fights off a flurry of bubbles in demonstration of the efforts required to defeat COVID-19.

WATCH: Follow in the footsteps of the great David Green.


CEO Melvin L Burks recognizes long time employee for his commitment to the safety of our consumers.

WATCH: WASH YOUR HANDS FOR 20 SECONDS!


Melvin L Burks demonstrates how to properly wash your hands during the pandemic.

WATCH: Soak up the Sunshine


Melvin L Burks encourages folks to get out, be active and soak up the sunshine.

WATCH: Do the 6 things to get #backontrack


Melvin L reminds viewers what needs to happen to get #backontrack.

Mental Health Month even More Meaningful this year


By: Melvin L Burks, CEO, 萌萝社, Inc. It is impossible to not talk about COVID-19 with my annual May message in recognition of National Mental Health Awareness month. Today鈥檚 unique environment gives us a very small glimpse of the isolation that people who have mental illnesses often experience.聽聽 Even for those of us who … Continue reading Mental Health Month even More Meaningful this year

Compassion Fatigue


Those in Helping Professions often feel burnout By: Sara Chambers, LMHC, Program Manager, 萌萝社 Inc. Hendricks County While 48% of Americans state that they feel a level of burnout with their jobs, they struggle to identify how it occurs and what to do once identified.   Individuals are leaving what are deemed 鈥渉elping professions鈥 (teaching, … Continue reading Compassion Fatigue

WATCH: #backontrackIN


In this episode CEO Melvin L explains Governor Eric Holcombs plan to get Indiana #backontrack.

WATCH: CEO Melvin L Burks Welcomes Guest and Talks COVID-19


CEO Melvin L Burks welcomes a guest and talks more about COVID-19 updates.

WATCH: Sheriff Shootout Putting Contest


CEO Melvin L Burks Hosts the Sheriff Shootout Putting Contest in recognition of the 29th Annual Sheriff Shootout Gold Outing.

WATCH: Tips for working from home and how to manage sadness


CEO Melvin L discusses tips for working from home and how you can manage sadness.

WATCH: Gifts and Messages from HCI Friends


Melvin L shares some gifts and messages from 萌萝社 consumers and community members.

WATCH: May is Mental Health Awareness Month


Melvin L declares May as Mental Health Awareness Month.

WATCH: Tips for working from home


CEO Melvin L Burks offers some tips for working from home.

April 2020

WATCH: Lets talk about reopening


萌萝社, Inc. CEO Melvin L Burks discusses the potential of our state leaders to reopen the economy.

Stigma Nope not today


萌萝社 Promotes May as Mental Health Month May is Mental Health Month, and 萌萝社, Inc. is working to bring mental health awareness to the forefront of the COVID-19 conversation. Beginning Friday May 1st, the organization will start its annual month-long campaign to recognize and promote mental health awareness. The theme for this year … Continue reading Stigma Nope not today

Telehealth Takes Flight During COVID-19


萌萝社 Serves 6,153 in One Month 萌萝社 Inc. announced today that in just over one month (March 25, 2020 鈥 April 28,2020), a total of 6,153 consumers have received behavioral health or substance abuse services using telemedicine 鈥撀 telephonic and video conferencing technology. These 6,153 consumers represent over 22,000 services delivered remotely in … Continue reading Telehealth Takes Flight During COVID-19

Protector, provider, problem solver and bravery — reflections on being a man and finding balance during the public health emergency


By Paul Schneider, Ph.D. “There’s spirits above and behind me, faces gone black, eyes burning bright. May their precious blood bind me, Lord as I stand before your fiery light.” – Bruce Springsteen, The Rising, 2002聽 After 9/11, “The Boss” captured hope without negating loss. As a native of the New York Metropolitan area, my … Continue reading Protector, provider, problem solver and bravery — reflections on being a man and finding balance during the public health emergency

WATCH: Sharing is Caring


CEO Melvin L Burks shares his personal struggles and the toll COVID-19 is taking on him and reminds us that we all have a responsibility to help fight back against COVID-19. Sharing is caring.

A Nurse of Many Hats


By: Cindy Dowers, BSN, RN, Executive Director of Nursing Services, 萌萝社, Inc. The World Health Organization has designated 2020 as the International Year of the Nurse 鈥 and based on the courageous work of nurses during COVID-19, it couldn鈥檛 come at a more appropriate time. This week, we celebrate National Nurses Week, which begins … Continue reading A Nurse of Many Hats

WATCH: Chicka Chicka Boom Boom


CEO Melvin L Burks offers an entertaining reading of the book Chicka Chicka Boom Boom.

WATCH: CEO Burks Offers Praise to First Responders


CEO Melvin L Burks shows praise to 萌萝社 First Responders and thos out in the community addressing the mental and physical health needs of our community.

WATCH: Everyone can do something to help during COVID-19


CEO Melvin L Burks offers updates and information on COVID-19, 萌萝社 services, and what you can be doing to keep yourself and those around you safe. 锘  

WATCH: Tips on how to deal with anxiety cause by COVID-19


CEO Melvin L Burks is joined by Chief Clinical Officer Mark Collins to offer some tips on how to deal with the anxiety caused by COVID-19.

January 2020

萌萝社 Welcomes New Therapist to Linton Office


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapists Wendy Hill, MSW, LCSW, and Brittney Higgins, to the Linton satellite office located at Lonetree Rd. in Linton, IN. Ms. Hill graduated from Indiana University with a bachelor鈥檚 degree in social and behavioral sciences and later went on to complete a master鈥檚 in Social Work from Indiana University Purdue University … Continue reading 萌萝社 Welcomes New Therapist to Linton Office

萌萝社 Welcomes New Therapists to Owen Office


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapist Kimberly Zaun, MA, LPC, to the Owen satellite office located at 909 W. Hillside Ave. in Spencer, IN. Ms. Zaun graduated with a bachelor鈥檚 degree in psychology and a master鈥檚 in clinical mental health counseling from Bowling Green State University, in Bowling Green, Ohio. Ms. Zaun has significant experience in … Continue reading 萌萝社 Welcomes New Therapists to Owen Office

萌萝社 Awarded DMHA Poverty Simulation Systems of Care Grant


Sets date for next SOC meeting. Terre Haute, IN- 萌萝社 has been awarded the Project AWARE Systems of Care (SOC) School Based Engagement grant by the Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA). The grant provides $4,942 to fund Community Action Poverty Simulations (CAPS) that will help increase awareness and understanding about poverty and … Continue reading 萌萝社 Awarded DMHA Poverty Simulation Systems of Care Grant

Annual Point in Time Count Takes Place January 22


Hosted by the Homeless Council of the Wabash Valley The annual Point in Time (PIT) count will take place Wednesday, January 22 in Region 7. In preparation community organizations are rallying troops of volunteers that will work to count sheltered and unsheltered homeless persons in our community. The Homeless Council of the Wabash Valley (HCWV) … Continue reading Annual Point in Time Count Takes Place January 22

萌萝社 Announces New Staff for Vigo County Services


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes Program Manager, Dwight Weaver, BA, and therapist Lylia Piatt, MSW, MT-BC, to Child & Adolescent Services located at 500 8th Ave., Terre Haute, and therapist, Anne Uhlman, MA, LMHCA, to Vigo County Outpatients Services, located at 620 8th Ave., Terre Haute. Mr. Weaver, graduated from Indiana University with a bachelor鈥檚 degree … Continue reading 萌萝社 Announces New Staff for Vigo County Services

萌萝社 Welcomes New Therapists to Owen Office


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapist Kimberly Zaun, MA, LPC, to the Owen satellite office located at 909 W. Hillside Ave. in Spencers, IN. Ms. Zaun graduated with a bachelor鈥檚 degree in psychology and a master鈥檚 in clinical mental health counseling from Bowling Green State University, in Bowling Green, Ohio. Ms. Zaun has significant experience in … Continue reading 萌萝社 Welcomes New Therapists to Owen Office

New program helps young adults in Clay, Sullivan and Vigo Counties build life skills


Young adults in Clay, Vigo and Sullivan counties are invited to participate in a free program where they will learn about cooking, resume-building, home repairs and more. The Life Project, a new program from 萌萝社, Inc., is designed to teach and enhance the life skills of young adults, age 14 to 26 years old. … Continue reading New program helps young adults in Clay, Sullivan and Vigo Counties build life skills

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Program Manager for Parke & Vermillion Satellie Offices


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes Stacie Ammerman, BSW, as Program Manager for the Parke satellite office located at 215 Jackson St. in Rockville, IN, and for the Vermillion satellite office located at 510 S Main St. in Clinton, IN. Ms. Ammerman is from the area and graduated from Indiana State University with a bachelor鈥檚 degree in … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Program Manager for Parke & Vermillion Satellie Offices

December 2019

The Holiday Blues


The holiday season is meant to be a time for joy, but for some it can be a time of challenges for the mind and the spirit. Some call it the 鈥渉oliday blues鈥 or the 鈥渨inter blues,鈥 but it might be a symptom of seasonal affective disorder, or SAD. SAD is a disorder in which … Continue reading The Holiday Blues

November 2019

Infinity House Awarded Clubhouse International Accreditation


The Infinity House, a Clubhouse program sponsored and supported by 萌萝社 Inc., has been awarded accreditation through Clubhouse International, by achieving fidelity to the International Standards for Clubhouse Programs. Clubhouse International identifies mental illnesses as a leading cause of disability and that one in four people around the world suffer from mental disorders, more … Continue reading Infinity House Awarded Clubhouse International Accreditation

Local NWTF Chapter Giving Donations to Families in Community


Terre Haute, Indiana 鈥 The Sycamore Ridge Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) is raising the spirits of needy families in the community by providing food for Thanksgiving dinners. Through the Turkey Hunters Care program, the Sycamore Ridge Chapter is providing two hundred (200) turkeys to families in the area to help complete … Continue reading Local NWTF Chapter Giving Donations to Families in Community

Collaboration between 萌萝社 and Courts Results in Hundreds of Second Chances


Celebration of 20 years of PAIR On Friday November 22, 2019 萌萝社 hosted a celebration of the Psychiatric Assertive Identification and Referral (PAIR) program, which has served the community for 20 years. PAIR is a Terre Haute City Court diversion program designed to address the needs of people with mental illness who have been … Continue reading Collaboration between 萌萝社 and Courts Results in Hundreds of Second Chances

萌萝社 Foundation distributes $600,000 to 萌萝社, Inc.


Money to be used for start-up costs related to new Opioid Treatment Programs 鈥 WIN Recovery 萌萝社 Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce the distribution of $600,000 to 萌萝社 Inc. for the start-up of two new opioid treatment programs (OTPs) in Knox and Hendricks counties,聽 both which are expected to open the first … Continue reading 萌萝社 Foundation distributes $600,000 to 萌萝社, Inc.

萌萝社 Announces New Team For Health Clinic


Grace Clinic Health Professional 萌萝社, Inc. would like to announce the additions of the following staff of Grace Clinic Health Professional, 萌萝社 Inc.鈥檚 new health clinic. DJ Rhodes, PhD., Chief Officer of Health Clinics and Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs), comes to 萌萝社 with a variety of healthcare experience including hospice, home health, … Continue reading 萌萝社 Announces New Team For Health Clinic

萌萝社, Inc. Expands Primary Care Services


Opens Grace Clinic Health Professional 萌萝社, Inc. – 萌萝社 is proud to announce the opening of Grace Clinic Health Professional, a primary and behavioral health clinic and community wellness provider serving Vigo and Putnam Counties. Located at 620 8th Ave. in Terre Haute, IN, the Vigo County clinic is open 8:00 a.m. to … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Expands Primary Care Services

October 2019

2019 萌萝社 Awards Recognize Leaders in Mental Health


鈥淓nhancing Community, Enhancing Lives鈥 Terre Haute, IN- 萌萝社 hosted the annual 萌萝社 Awards Dinner Tuesday, October 22 at 5:30 pm in the Sycamore Banquet Center, on the campus of Indiana State University. The event featured a presentation from Gov. Eric Holcomb, whose 2019 Next Level Agenda includes plans to attack the drug epidemic, take … Continue reading 2019 萌萝社 Awards Recognize Leaders in Mental Health

September 2019

萌萝社, Inc. Focuses on Veterans Issues for Suicide Prevention Month


22 Push up Challenge Brings Message Home In 2016, it was reported that 22 veterans and service members were dying by suicide every day in the US. Three years later, a 2018 report shows that number is now at 20.6. For Bill Little, LCSW, local veteran and Program Coordinator of the Military Veteran Program (MVP) … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Focuses on Veterans Issues for Suicide Prevention Month

萌萝社 Expands Vigo County Addictions Services


Now Certified in Gambling Addictions through DMHA 萌萝社, Inc. is pleased to announce its State certification through the Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) to provide problem gambling services. These services will be offered by designated providers through two programs – Vigo County Outpatient, located at 620 8th Ave. in Terre Haute, IN, … Continue reading 萌萝社 Expands Vigo County Addictions Services

August 2019

WIN Recovery Offers Help, Hope, and Healing


Terre Haute 鈥 鈥淥ne hundred and ninety; that鈥檚 the number of lives lost to overdose every day in the United States,鈥 said Natasha Newcomb, Executive Director of Addictions Services, 萌萝社, Inc. 鈥淲IN Recovery works every day to lower that number, and we are here to show our support to those families most affected by … Continue reading WIN Recovery Offers Help, Hope, and Healing

萌萝社 Awarded DMHA Systems of Care Grant


Sets date for next SOC meeting. Terre Haute, IN- 萌萝社 has been awarded the School Based Systems of Care grant by the Department of Mental Health and Addictions (DMHA). The grant provides $7,672 to strengthen the relationship between the SOC, the community, and local schools. Funds will be used to purchase marketing items specific … Continue reading 萌萝社 Awarded DMHA Systems of Care Grant

Opioid Addiction & Pregnancy


Contributed by: Jessica Nevil, LMHC, Clinical Director at WIN Recovery, and Zach Jenkins, Public Relations Specialist at 萌萝社, Inc. Here鈥檚 what you need to know. Opioid addiction during pregnancy is treatable and here鈥檚 what you need to know. First, addiction to opioids can happen to anyone at any point in life. The fact is … Continue reading Opioid Addiction & Pregnancy

鈥淭he opioid epidemic is impacting more than just the lives of those struggling with addiction鈥


Co-authored by: Anastasia Godsey, M.S. LMHC, Director of Child and Adolescent Services and HCI West at 萌萝社, Inc. and Zach Jenkins, Public Relation Specialist, 萌萝社, Inc. With 52 percent of children removed from a home due to parental substance abuse and 51 percent of displaced children living with a relative who may struggle … Continue reading 鈥淭he opioid epidemic is impacting more than just the lives of those struggling with addiction鈥

萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Nurse Practitioner


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes psychiatric nurse practitioner Kendall Coniglio, BSN, MSN, PMHNP, to the Parke and Vermillion satellite offices. Ms. Coniglio completed a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 1998 at Lakeview College of Nursing and went on to complete a Master of Science in Nursing at Indiana Wesleyan University. She is now a board … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Nurse Practitioner

Another 萌萝社 Employee Celebrates 40 Years


萌萝社, Inc. recognizes Rhoda Lamb for her 40 years of service to the organization and the community. Ms. Lamb started with the organization in 1979 and has since served as a program assistant for several departments in the organization including community support services, group homes, and currently, 24-hour services and outpatient services. In forty … Continue reading Another 萌萝社 Employee Celebrates 40 Years

July 2019

萌萝社 Shows Support for Community Youth


鈥淲e Live!鈥 event provides 500 school supplies. Terre Haute, IN- Saturday July 27, 2019 萌萝社, Inc. hosted the 3rd annual 鈥淲e Live!鈥 back-to-school bash from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Herz-Rose Park, located at 1515 Locust St. in Terre Haute, IN. The event offered free food, information on community resources, and other fun … Continue reading 萌萝社 Shows Support for Community Youth

萌萝社 holds Annual Employee Kick-off


Event features former NFL Standout, Tony McGee July 19, 2019, Terre Haute, IN- 萌萝社, Inc. hosted its annual Employee Kick-off on Friday July 19 from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Tilson Auditorium on the campus of Indiana State University. The event, in its 8th consecutive year, celebrated 萌萝社 staff and the start … Continue reading 萌萝社 holds Annual Employee Kick-off

萌萝社 Foundation distributes over $14,000 to 萌萝社 Inc.


Mini grant program funds a diverse group of programs 萌萝社 Foundation Inc. is pleased to announce the distribution of $14, 574 to 15 programs reaching a ten county area. The distribution was made during a reception and media event July 15, 2019. 萌萝社 staff and Foundation Board members were present. Programs funded included: … Continue reading 萌萝社 Foundation distributes over $14,000 to 萌萝社 Inc.

萌萝社 Receives DMHA Grant


Starts 鈥淭he Life Project鈥 to Serve Transitioned Aged Youth 萌萝社 has been awarded a 2-year, $220,000 grant by the Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) to provide a new program for transitioned aged youth. The program entitled 鈥淭he Life Project鈥 will teach daily living skills to youth ages 14 to 26 years who … Continue reading 萌萝社 Receives DMHA Grant

萌萝社 Celebrates 40-year Employee


萌萝社, Inc. recognizes Virgil Macke, LCSW, for his 40 years of service to the organization and the community. Mr. Macke graduated from Illinois State University with a bachelor of arts in psychology and later went on to complete a Master of Social Work from the University of Illinois in Champaign, Illinois. Today, as a … Continue reading 萌萝社 Celebrates 40-year Employee

June 2019

萌萝社 Adds New Therapist to Linton Services


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapist Ashley Shook, MS, to the Linton satellite office located on Lonetree Rd. in Linton, IN. Ms. Shook graduated with a bachelor鈥檚 degree in psychology from Drury University in Springfield, MO, and later went on to Purdue University to complete a master鈥檚 in psychology. Her experiences includes adults and children in … Continue reading 萌萝社 Adds New Therapist to Linton Services

萌萝社 Welcomes Chief of Information Technology


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes Chief of Information Technology, Hans Eilbracht, to the corporate office located at 620 8th Ave. in Terre Haute, IN. Mr. Eilbracht graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University with a MBA in 2007. Working in information technology for many years he has amassed significant experience in HIPAA standards, network security, and strategic planning. … Continue reading 萌萝社 Welcomes Chief of Information Technology

萌萝社 Adds New Addictions Therapist


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapist Barbara Angus, MSW, LSW, to Addiction Services in Terre Haute, IN located at 66 Wabash Court. Ms. Angus graduated from the University of Illinois, Champaign, Urbana, in 2018 with a Master of Social Work. Since 2012 she has served individuals struggling with addiction. In addition, she has also spent time … Continue reading 萌萝社 Adds New Addictions Therapist

Dependency & Addiction


A thin but visible line. As a society we know that medications are a necessity. Antibiotics fight infections; specialized medicines treat unique conditions; chemotherapy medication destroys malignant cancer cells; pain medications block acute and/or chronic pain. Of this list, pain medications are unique in that they carry a level of social stigma that is uncommon … Continue reading Dependency & Addiction

萌萝社 CEO, Melvin L Burks, Celebrates 40 Years of Service


萌萝社, Inc. (HCI) CEO, Melvin L Burks, celebrated 40 years with the organization on June 9th, 2019. On Monday June 10th, 2019 萌萝社 leadership, staff, and a few community partners gathered with members of the Burks family to celebrate the occasion with food, fun, and stories of the past. The event was held … Continue reading 萌萝社 CEO, Melvin L Burks, Celebrates 40 Years of Service

萌萝社 Announces New Director of Corporate Achievement


萌萝社 welcomes Director of Corporate Achievement, Ebony Kay, BS, to the corporate office located at 620 8th Avenue in Terre Haute, IN. Ms. Kay graduated from Indiana State University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations and a minor in Journalism. She has significant experience in management, staff development, and customer … Continue reading 萌萝社 Announces New Director of Corporate Achievement

May 2019

Wabash Valley Community Foundation Awards EHS $5,000 Grant


EHS Adds New Infant Safe Play Area The Early Head Start (EHS) program at 萌萝社, Inc. (HCI) was awarded a $5,000 grant by the Terre Haute Day Nursery Fund of the Wabash Valley Community Foundation. Grant funds were used to upgrade the EHS play area located at 500 8th Ave. in Terre Haute, IN. … Continue reading Wabash Valley Community Foundation Awards EHS $5,000 Grant

Local families enjoy evening of learning and fun thanks to 鈥淪uccess by Six鈥 Grant


On Monday, May 13, several local families gathered at 萌萝社, Inc. for an evening of fun activities focused on diversity and inclusion thanks to funds from the United Way of the Wabash Valley鈥檚 鈥淪uccess by Six鈥 program.   鈥淭he Family Book鈥 event, which was hosted for families enrolled in 萌萝社鈥檚 Early Head Start … Continue reading Local families enjoy evening of learning and fun thanks to 鈥淪uccess by Six鈥 Grant

28th Annual Sheriff Shootout Raises Funds for At-risk Youth


萌萝社, Inc. (HCI) held it’s 28th Annual Sheriff Shootout on May 10th at Rea Park in Terre Haute, IN. There were nearly 50 teams in attendance from the local and surrounding counties, seven of which were County Sheriffs鈥 teams, who competed for the coveted Sheriff Shootout Trophy. The top seven finishers of the community … Continue reading 28th Annual Sheriff Shootout Raises Funds for At-risk Youth

Technology and Children鈥檚 Mental Health


Over the past 15 years researchers have continuously observed alarming trends in children鈥檚 mental health. We now have data showing that 1 in 5 children have mental health problems. With sharp increases in reported cases of attention deficit hyper activity disorder (ADHD) and teen depression, along with a suicide rate in children 10 to 14 … Continue reading Technology and Children鈥檚 Mental Health

Depression & Work


Sadness is a normal human reaction to traumatic life events that can occur in the regular course of life. When sadness hangs around longer than just a few weeks and begins to cause problems in our social or work life, it can likely be considered depression. Depression is recognized as a disorder that can present … Continue reading Depression & Work

Toxic Stress


We live in a stressful world. Advancements in technology and communications allow us to work from home, multitask, and ultimately burnout faster. With all these pressures on productivity, how do we know the difference between healthy stress, the kind that keeps us accountable, and the toxic stress, that burns us out, leaving us feeling fatigued? … Continue reading Toxic Stress

Peer Recovery


Lived Experience Informing Support 聽 Peer Support Specialists (PSS) can be the keystone of an effective holistic treatment program for those struggling with a mental illness or addiction. Often acting as a navigator of community support systems and informed by lived experiences, someone struggling with a mental illness or addiction can be guided throughout the … Continue reading Peer Recovery

April 2019

萌萝社 Partners with WCIHS to Increase Support to At-Risk Families


萌萝社, Inc., a founding partner for West Central Indiana Healthy Start (WCIHS), will provide vital behavioral health and referral networks for the new initiative. Healthy Start is a federal initiative representing 100 organizations serving communities with infant mortality rates at least 1.5 times the U.S. national average, and with high rates of other negative … Continue reading 萌萝社 Partners with WCIHS to Increase Support to At-Risk Families

萌萝社 Receives LCC Grant for Addictions Treatment


Matrix Scholarships, Materials, and Equipment 萌萝社, Inc. has been awarded a grant from the Owen County Local Coordinating Council (LCC) and the Owen County Drug Free You & Me initiative that will fund addictions treatment scholarships for four individuals, as well as new training materials and equipment. Through certification of The Matrix Model, 萌萝社 … Continue reading 萌萝社 Receives LCC Grant for Addictions Treatment

Celebrate Diversity and Inclusion During the 2019 Diversity Walk.


On June 15, Terre Haute and surrounding communities will come together to celebrate diversity and inclusion during the fifth annual Diversity Walk.   The Diversity Walk, sponsored by 萌萝社, Inc., is a free event in downtown Terre Haute that welcomes all people of varying ages, races, creeds, colors, orientations, and physical limitations. Join us … Continue reading Celebrate Diversity and Inclusion During the 2019 Diversity Walk.

萌萝社 Awarded LCC Grant for Addictions Counseling Materials


Partnering with Hendricks County Substance Abuse Task Force 萌萝社, Inc., has been awarded a grant from the Hendricks County Local Coordinating Council (LCC) to purchase updated evidence based substance abuse workbooks and videos for consumer education. The project is aimed at reducing substance abuse among Hendricks County community members by addressing community factors that … Continue reading 萌萝社 Awarded LCC Grant for Addictions Counseling Materials

March 2019

萌萝社 Receives Greene County LCC Grant


萌萝社, Inc. has been awarded a grant from the Local Coordinating Council (LCC) of Greene County and the Greene County Substance Abuse Taskforce. The grant will fund addictions services for individuals without a third-party payer. This project is aimed at providing consumers in Greene County access to outpatient behavioral health and substance abuse services … Continue reading 萌萝社 Receives Greene County LCC Grant

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for CAS


萌萝社 welcomes therapist Melissa Burns, LCSW, LMHC, LMFT, at the Child & Adolescent Services building located at 500 8th Ave. in Terre Haute, IN. Ms. Burns graduated from Indiana State University with a Bachelor of Social Work and a Master of Science in Agency Counseling. She has worked in the Terre Haute area as … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for CAS

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist to Hendricks County


萌萝社 welcomes therapist Bri Thompson, MA, LMHCA at the Hendricks satellite office located at 900 Southfield Dr., Plainfield, IN 46168. Ms. Thompson graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 2011 and later went on to University of Indianapolis to complete a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology in … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist to Hendricks County

萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Therapist for VCOP


萌萝社 welcomes therapist Larry Seybold, M.S., APSW, CADC IV at the corporate office located at 620 8th Ave. in Terre Haute. Mr. Seybold acquired a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science in 1985 and a Master of Science in Family Therapy in 1996 from University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. He has experienced the field from many … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Therapist for VCOP

萌萝社, Inc. Announces Telehealth Provider


萌萝社 welcomes Dr. Delthea J Hill, Ph.D., LCSW, ACSW at the Indianapolis satellite office located at 2160 N. Illinois St. Indianapolis, IN 46202. Dr. Hill will provide telehealth therapy services from the Indianapolis location to 萌萝社鈥檚 rural service areas. Dr. Hill graduated from Indiana University with a Philosophy of Social Work after completing … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Announces Telehealth Provider

萌萝社 Developing Addictions Workforce


Awarded $20,000 from State Opioid Response Grant   萌萝社, Inc. has received a grant from the Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addictions (DMHA) that will allow the organization to offer four paid summer internships to graduate level students in the field of behavioral health. In 2018, DMHA was awarded the State Opioid Response … Continue reading 萌萝社 Developing Addictions Workforce

萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Therapist


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapist Rhonda Earl, LMHC, LAC, to the West Terre Haute satellite office located at 805 W National Ave, West Terre Haute, IN. Ms. Earl completed a double major for Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Human Services at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College in 2002, and went on to complete a Master of … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Therapist

February 2019

萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Clinical Supervisor


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes clinical supervisor Tyler Oswald, MA, LMHC, to the Indianapolis and Hendricks satellite offices. Mr. Oswald completed a Bachelor of Arts at Indiana University in 2012 and went on to Ball State University to complete a Master of Arts in 2015. Mr. Oswald has experienced the mental health field from many perspectives. … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Clinical Supervisor

萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Therapist


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapist Zachary Litherland, LSW, to the Hendricks County satellite office located at 900 Southfield Dr., Plainfield, IN 46168. Mr. Litherland completed a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, in 2015, and a Master of Social Work, in 2017, both from the University of Southern Indiana.聽 As a therapist he has worked with … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Therapist

Fostering Young Minds


萌萝社 Partners with Twin Rivers CTE to Offer Internship Opportunities 萌萝社, Inc. is fostering young minds interested in the mental and behavioral health sciences, with internship opportunities in Greene County. 萌萝社鈥檚 Linton and Bloomfield satellite offices are partnering with the Twin Rivers Career & Technical Education Area (CTE) Health Sciences classroom, located … Continue reading Fostering Young Minds

PODCAST: Talking With A Whisper-Episode 6


Talking With A Whisper, Episode 6; Featuring Melvin L聽Burks. We want to #endthestigma surrounding mental illness but we can not do that with out your help. If you want to help support the Talking With A Whisper podcast, and help us to #endthestigma surrounding mental illness, please share this link and encourage those around you聽to … Continue reading PODCAST: Talking With A Whisper-Episode 6

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Clinical Supervisor


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes Clinical Supervisor, Richard Stuffle, LCSW, LCAC, MSW to the Putnam satellite office located at 239 Hillsdale Ave in Greencastle, IN 47872. Stuffle graduated from Indiana State University in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science in Criminology, and later went on to Indiana University to complete a Masters of Social Work in … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Clinical Supervisor

PODCAST: Talking With A Whisper-Episode 5


  Talking with a Whisper, Episode 5; Featuring Melvin L Burks. The purpose of this podcast is to inspire our listeners to #starttheconversations about mental health and community engagement. Together we can #endthestigma surrounding mental illness. If you have any topics you would like for us to discuss please leave them in comments below.

萌萝社, Inc., a Healthy Families America Site, Accredited for Quality Service by Prevent Child Abuse America


Leading National Child Abuse Prevention Organization Accredits Healthy Families America site in Terre Haute, IN to Serve Families Terre Haute, IN鈥 Prevent Child Abuse America (PCA America) announced today that the Healthy Families America (HFA) affiliate, 萌萝社, Inc., has been accredited as a provider of high quality home visiting services to families who want … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc., a Healthy Families America Site, Accredited for Quality Service by Prevent Child Abuse America

January 2019

QPR Training Offered in Sullivan County


Wabash Valley Community Foundation Awards Grant to 萌萝社, Inc. 萌萝社, Inc. is proud to announce it has received a grant from the Sullivan County affiliate of the Wabash Valley Community Foundation to fund the training and certification of two instructors for QPR Training (Question, Persuade, and Refer), an emergency mental health intervention system. … Continue reading QPR Training Offered in Sullivan County

WESTERN INDIANA RECOVERY SERVICES ACHIEVES BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CARE


Terre Haute, IN 鈥 Western Indiana Recovery Services (WIRS), an opioid treatment program of 萌萝社, today announced it has earned The Joint Commission鈥檚 Gold Seal of Approval庐 for Behavioral Health Care Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval庐 is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization鈥檚 … Continue reading WESTERN INDIANA RECOVERY SERVICES ACHIEVES BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CARE

Knox & Hendricks Selected for OTP鈥檚


State Awards Licenses to 萌萝社, Inc. On Wednesday January 23rd, at 萌萝社, Inc. in Terre Haute, IN, CEO Melvin L Burks was joined by Kevin Moore, Director of the Department of Mental Health and Addictions (DMHA), to announce the State of Indiana has awarded 萌萝社 two additional licenses to open opioid treatment … Continue reading Knox & Hendricks Selected for OTP鈥檚

萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Director of Operations


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes James Roetker as the Director of Operations to the corporate office located at 620 8th Ave. in Terre Haute, IN. James served in the United States Air Force as a crew chief on B-52H and B-1B bombers, overseeing equipment inspections, repairs, and maintenance, later serving the Army as a security specialist. … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Director of Operations

December 2018

Investing in the Future


萌萝社, Inc. is investing in young minds and the future of Vigo County. The organization hosted a kick-off to the holiday break for students and staff at Deming Elementary School, Vigo County, from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm on December 20th, 2018. Alongside Santa and his elves, representatives of the organization lead students in … Continue reading Investing in the Future

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist to Indianapolis Office


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapist John Hirschfeld MA, MBA, to the Indianapolis satellite office located at 2160 N. Illinois. John acquired a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Notre Dame in 1985 and went on to acquire a Master of Divinity from the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, IN (鈥92), … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist to Indianapolis Office

萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Hires for Greene County Offices


萌萝社 welcomes therapist Brian Slater, LMHC, to the Bloomfield office and Clinical Supervisor Elizabeth Wampler, MSW, LCSW, to the Linton office. Brian completed a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Indiana University in 2001 and later went on to complete a Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling at Indiana State University in 2010. … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Hires for Greene County Offices

Western Indiana Recovery Services Announces New Director


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes Natasha Newcomb, MSW, LCSW, Acting Director of Western Indiana Recovery Services located at 88 Wabash Court, behind the Vigo County Courthouse, in Terre Haute, IN. Natasha acquired a Bachelor of Social Work and a Master of Social Work from Indiana State University. She has extensive experience in the mental health field, … Continue reading Western Indiana Recovery Services Announces New Director

萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Therapist for VCOP


萌萝社 welcomes therapist Stacy Webber, MSW, LSW, to Vigo County Outpatient services at the 萌萝社 main office located at 620 8th Ave. Terre Haute, IN. Stacy acquired a Bachelor鈥檚 of Social Work from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and a Master鈥檚 of Social Work from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She has experience as a … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Therapist for VCOP

November 2018

Holiday Blues


By: Dr. Ahsan Mahmood, Chief Medical Officer, 萌萝社, Inc. The holiday season is joyous and colorful. Along with all the festivities and celebrations, it also brings a mixed bag of emotions, which some refer to as seasonal affective disorder. Festive music filling the air evokes different emotions. Depending upon which stage of life we … Continue reading Holiday Blues

Local NWTF Chapter Giving Donations to Families in Community


Terre Haute, Indiana 鈥 The Sycamore Ridge Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) is raising the spirits of needy families in the community by providing food for Thanksgiving dinners. Through the Turkey Hunters Care program, the Sycamore Ridge Chapter is providing two hundred fifty (250) turkeys to families in the area to help … Continue reading Local NWTF Chapter Giving Donations to Families in Community

萌萝社鈥檚 Military Veterans Program Expands


萌萝社, Inc. is excited to announce that it will be expanding its Military Veterans Program (MVP) to provide mental health services to military veterans throughout its 10-county service area. 萌萝社 has recognized the increased need for military veteran mental health services, specifically in its rural service areas, and the organization is committed to … Continue reading 萌萝社鈥檚 Military Veterans Program Expands

萌萝社 Inc. Announces Two New Therapists for Putnam County


萌萝社 welcomes therapists Maya Bates, MCMHC, and Chase Jennette, LSW to the Putnam County satellite office at 239 Hillsdale Ave. Greencastle, IN 46135. Maya Bates received a Bachelor鈥檚 Degree in Germanic Languages from Indiana University and later went on to complete a Master鈥檚 Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Wright State University. Maya … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces Two New Therapists for Putnam County

October 2018

The 2018 萌萝社 Awards


萌萝社, Inc. hosted the annual 萌萝社 Awards Dinner Tuesday, October 23rd, at the Sycamore Banquet Center, on the campus of Indiana State University, in Terre Haute, IN. Celebrating 47 years in the community, the theme for the dinner was 鈥淩egain Something Lost鈥. This theme embodies different things to different people as they reflect on … Continue reading The 2018 萌萝社 Awards

September 2018

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for CAS


萌萝社 welcomes therapist Phillip Mitchell II, MSW to Child & Adolescent Services at 500 8th Ave. in Terre Haute, IN. Phillip Mitchell received a Bachelor鈥檚 degree of Social Work and a Master鈥檚 degree of Social Work from Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. Phillip has experience in the mental and behavioral health field from several … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for CAS

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Executive Director of Communications


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes Allison Pugh as the Executive Director of Communications to the corporate office located at 620 8th Ave. in Terre Haute, IN. Allison has worked in various settings including the non-profit sector, hospitals, correctional facilities and community mental health centers as well as an internship with Terre Haute Police Department. Her passion … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Executive Director of Communications

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Program Manager for Bloomfield Office


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes Cindy Rotman as Program Manager for the Bloomfield office, located at 431 E. Main St. in Bloomfield, IN. Cindy graduated from Judson College with a Bachelor鈥檚 of Arts in Human Services with an emphasis in youth leadership. She has worked with children and adolescents in many capacities, including case management, skills … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Program Manager for Bloomfield Office

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Program Manager for Owen County


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes Cindy Rotman as Program Manager for the Owen County office, located at 909 W. Hillside Ave. in Spencer, IN. Cindy graduated from Judson College with a Bachelor鈥檚 of Arts in Human Services with an emphasis in youth leadership. She has worked with children and adolescents in many capacities, including case management, … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Program Manager for Owen County

Western Indiana Recovery Services Recognizes September as National Recovery Month


Regain something lost. Western Indiana Recovery Services (WIRS) and board of directors of 萌萝社, Inc. want the community to understand there is life to be lived after addiction. WIRS seeks to spread awareness of September as National Recovery Month, now in its 29th year of national recognition. Its purpose is to highlight the achievements … Continue reading Western Indiana Recovery Services Recognizes September as National Recovery Month

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for Greene County


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapist Katie Shake, MSW to the Greene County office located at Lonetree Rd. Linton, Indiana 47441. Katie Shake received a Bachelor鈥檚 Degree of Social Work with a minor in Psychology and went on to graduate with a Master of Social Work from Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. In completing an internship … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for Greene County

萌萝社 Recognizes September as National Recovery Month


You are not alone. Recovery is possible. That is the message that the staff and board of directors of 萌萝社, Inc. want the community to understand. Now in its 29th year of national recognition, 萌萝社, Inc. looks to spread awareness of September as National Recovery Month. Its purpose is to highlight the achievements … Continue reading 萌萝社 Recognizes September as National Recovery Month

August 2018

萌萝社 Hosts International Overdose Awareness Day by Releasing 115 Butterflies


Terre Haute – 萌萝社, Inc. will host an event to recognize International Overdose Awareness Day on Friday, August 31st at Western Indiana Recovery Services (WIRS) located at 88 Wabash Court, Terre Haute, behind the Courthouse. With the help of community members and those affected by addiction, 115 butterflies will be released in recognition of … Continue reading 萌萝社 Hosts International Overdose Awareness Day by Releasing 115 Butterflies

萌萝社 Recognizes Outstanding Members of the Community


萌萝社, Inc. honored three outstanding community members Saturday, August 25th at 1:30 pm in Rose Park. These individuals offered their time to mentor and educate children and adolescents throughout the community for many years. Each recipient contributed significantly to offering students a better perspective on life. The awards were presented during a special ceremony … Continue reading 萌萝社 Recognizes Outstanding Members of the Community

萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Director for Early Head Start


萌萝社, Inc. is pleased to announce Amanda Posey has accepted the position of Director of Early Head Start (EHS) located in the Child & Adolescent Services building at 500 8th Ave. Terre Haute, IN 47804. Early Head Start is a grant funded program that serves a capacity of 80 children ages 0-2. The program … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Announces New Director for Early Head Start

July 2018

Downtown 2018 Employee Kick-off held


July 27, 2018, Terre Haute, IN- 萌萝社, Inc. hosted the 2018 Employee Kick-off on Friday July 27th from 7:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Indiana Theatre, located at 683 Ohio St., Terre Haute, IN 47807. The event, in its 7th consecutive year, celebrated 萌萝社 staff and the start of a new year, … Continue reading Downtown 2018 Employee Kick-off held

萌萝社, Inc. Hires New Therapist for Rockville Office


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapist Sara Julian, MSW to the Parke County satellite office located at 215 N Jefferson St. in Rockville IN. Sarah received her Bachelor of Science in Recreation, and Sport Management from Indiana State University (ISU). She later acquired a Master of Social Work degree from ISU in 2018 with a concentration … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Hires New Therapist for Rockville Office

萌萝社, Inc. Hires New Therapist for Bloomfield Office


萌萝社, Inc. welcomes therapist Heidi Abel, MSW to the Greene County satellite office located at 431 E. Main St. in Bloomfield, IN. Heidi received her Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing with a specialization in Advertisement from Indiana State University (ISU) in 1999. After working for several years in the marketing sector she went … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Hires New Therapist for Bloomfield Office

Infinity House at 萌萝社 seeks Accreditation


The Infinity House, a Clubhouse program sponsored and supported by 萌萝社 Inc., will be seeking Clubhouse International Accreditation beginning in July of 2018. The program, located in Terre Haute IN, is a membership driven organization that exists to give adults with mental illnesses the opportunity to live meaningful and productive lives by helping each … Continue reading Infinity House at 萌萝社 seeks Accreditation

June 2018

萌萝社鈥檚 Own receives WTHI Make a Difference Award


The 萌萝社 is proud to announce Rusty Goodwin, Director of Community Services, has received the Make a Difference Award presented by WTHI-TV 10 for his work at the Infinity House located at 1438 S 13th St. in Terre Haute, IN. The Infinity House is member of Clubhouse International. Clubhouse International has 320 locations around … Continue reading 萌萝社鈥檚 Own receives WTHI Make a Difference Award

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for Hendricks County


萌萝社 welcomes therapist Emily Grimwood, MSW at the Hendricks County satellite office at 900 Southfield Dr. in Plainfield, IN. Emily Grimwood received a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Purdue University and a Master of Science in Social Work from Indiana University. She has worked as an intern in several clinical settings, as well … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for Hendricks County

萌萝社 Introduces Youth Mental Health First Aid to Parke County


萌萝社 is initiating the Youth Mental Health First Aid Program at the Parke County Purdue Extension Office, 1472 N. US Hwy 41, Rockville, IN, Thursday, August 2, 2018 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. Certified instructors will train members of the public involved with youth to improve mental health literacy 鈥 helping them identify, … Continue reading 萌萝社 Introduces Youth Mental Health First Aid to Parke County

萌萝社 Inc. Announces Three New Therapists at Child & Adolescent Services


萌萝社 welcomes therapists Ashley Robinson, MSW, James Rogers, MS, and Anna Clements, MS to our Child & Adolescent Services (CAS) building at 500 8th Ave. in Terre Haute. Ashley Robinson graduate from ISU with a Masters and Bachelors degree of Social Work in May of 2018 and June 2016 respectively. Ashley has worked as … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces Three New Therapists at Child & Adolescent Services

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for VCOP


萌萝社 welcomes therapist Rayna Robinson, MSW at the corporate office located at 620 8th Ave. in Terre Haute. Rayna Robinson has a Bachelors in Social Work and graduated in May of 2018 from Indiana State University (ISU) in Terre Haute with a Masters in Social Work (MSW). She spent time as a University College … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for VCOP

萌萝社 Inc. Announces Three New Therapists at Child & Adolescent Services


萌萝社 welcomes therapists Ashley Robinson, MSW, James Rogers, MS, and Anna Clements, MS to our Child & Adolescent Services (CAS) building at 500 8th Ave. in Terre Haute. Ashley Robinson graduate from ISU with a Masters and Bachelors degree of Social Work in May of 2018 and June 2016 respectively. Ashley has worked as … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces Three New Therapists at Child & Adolescent Services

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for VCOP


萌萝社 welcomes therapist Rayna Robinson, MSW at the corporate office located at 620 8th Ave. in Terre Haute. Rayna Robinson has a Bachelors in Social Work and graduated in May of 2018 from Indiana State University (ISU) in Terre Haute with a Masters in Social Work (MSW). She spent time as a University College … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Therapist for VCOP

May 2018

27th Annual Sheriff Shootout Raises Funds for Adolescent Addiction Services


萌萝社, Inc. (HCI) held its 27th Annual Sheriff Shootout on May 11th at Rae Park in Terre Haute, IN. There were nearly 50 teams in attendance from the local and surrounding counties, seven of which were County Sheriffs鈥 teams. The top seven finishers were: Old National Bank, Andy Jones, IUOE Local 841, Terre Haute … Continue reading 27th Annual Sheriff Shootout Raises Funds for Adolescent Addiction Services

萌萝社 Earns Three Year Matrix Training Certification


萌萝社, Inc.聽has qualified for and been designated as the first certified site for The Matrix Model in the State of Indiana.聽 This three year Certification with Excellence for the Matrix Model program is one of 17 sites in the United States, with the next closest certified sites being in Wisconsin and Tennessee. 萌萝社 … Continue reading 萌萝社 Earns Three Year Matrix Training Certification

OTPs, Mental Health, and the Opioid Crisis


By: Jessica Nevill, LMHC, Clinical Director, Western Indiana Recovery Services Opioid use has been the focus of a great deal of national attention recently, with good reason. According to the National Behavioral Council, Americans consume 80% of the opioid prescriptions given worldwide. On average 44 people die per day in the United States from overdoses … Continue reading OTPs, Mental Health, and the Opioid Crisis

A Great Childhood Begins at Home


Societal trends and lifestyle changes have altered how families access parenting support from their families, neighborhoods and communities. As concerned, involved citizens, we must also think about changing how we view parent support in our communities. We must change the way parents learn their job as parents. Instead of waiting for parents to fail, we … Continue reading A Great Childhood Begins at Home

萌萝社, Inc. Holds Ribbon Cutting for Western Indiana Recovery Services


萌萝社, Inc. held an open house and ribbon cutting to commemorate the grand opening of Western Indiana Recovery Services, an Opioid Treatment Program (OTP), in Vigo County, Terre Haute, IN. The new treatment facility is located at 88 Wabash Court in Terre Haute, just behind the Courthouse and is Vigo County鈥檚 first opioid treatment … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Holds Ribbon Cutting for Western Indiana Recovery Services

April 2018

Mental Health Bills Signed into Law by Governor Holcomb


April 6, 2018, Terre Haute IN 鈥 Governor Holcomb and State Legislators met at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis today to sign three mental health bills into law : HB1007 鈥 Mental Health Access, SB 139 鈥 Investigation of Overdose Deaths, and SB 221 鈥 INSPECT Program. HB1007 鈥 Mental Health Access, authored by Representative … Continue reading Mental Health Bills Signed into Law by Governor Holcomb

March 2018

萌萝社 Recognizes March as Women鈥檚 History Month


鈥淥n my twenty-fifth birthday, I was called upon to sign my twenty-seven year old sister over to the custodial care of those appointed by the State of Massachusetts to care for its people with mental illness.聽 Burnt deeply into my heart is that frightening experience when that heavy door, which shut my sister in, also … Continue reading 萌萝社 Recognizes March as Women鈥檚 History Month

National Disabilities Month


March 13, 2018, Terre Haute, IN – Since 1987, March has been designated National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. During this month, we celebrate the many contributions people with developmental disabilities make to our community as well as seek to raise awareness about the inclusion of people with developmental disabilities in all facets of life. We … Continue reading National Disabilities Month

January 2018

萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Staff Positions


萌萝社, Inc. has announced several staff changes in the Addiction Program serving central and west central Indiana. Leading 萌萝社鈥檚 Addiction Services is Jennifer Hutchens, PsyD, HSPP, Acting Chief of Addiction Services.聽 Dr. Hutchens will report to 萌萝社鈥檚 Chief Medical Officer, Ashan Mahmood, MD.聽 In addition, Karen Moore had been named Director, Richey … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Announces New Staff Positions

December 2017

萌萝社 Inc. Certified as an Integrated Care Entity (ICE) by the State of Indiana


The Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) notified 萌萝社 Inc. that the Vigo County, 620 8th Ave, Terre Haute site, has been found in compliance with the standards and requirements necessary to implement the Indiana鈥檚 Primary Care Behavioral Health Integration (PCBHI) Service Delivery System. The identified site has successfully completed the required … Continue reading 萌萝社 Inc. Certified as an Integrated Care Entity (ICE) by the State of Indiana

October 2017

2017 萌萝社 Awards Presented


Each year, 萌萝社, honors the achievements of businesses and individuals in the community that have contributed significantly to the cause of mental health/addiction. The awards are named in honor of Katherine 萌萝社, a woman devoted to helping the cause by improving care for those in need. Awards were given at 萌萝社鈥檚 Annual Meeting … Continue reading 2017 萌萝社 Awards Presented

September 2017

萌萝社 Accepting Donations for Hurricane Victims


萌萝社 will be accepting donations for the victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Collection barrels will be available at all 萌萝社 locations from Monday, September 25 through Friday, October 6. The items needed in order of priority are as follows: Toilet paper Paper towels Kleenex New Socks and underwear Hand sanitizer Bleach Diapers … Continue reading 萌萝社 Accepting Donations for Hurricane Victims

June 2017

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Hyper-Vigilance


By William Little, LSW, Veteran Program Coordinator/Therapist, 萌萝社 Independence Day is a celebration of our freedom and rights to 鈥渓ife, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness鈥. However, this day can create a feeling of terror for the brave veterans who have protected our freedom. Fireworks season can trigger PTSD and cause feelings of discomfort. … Continue reading Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Hyper-Vigilance

May 2017

Master in Social Work Student of the Year


Lakisha Johnson recently received an award for outstanding Master in Social Work Student of the Year from the Indiana Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). This award honors an Indiana student member who exemplifes the profession鈥檚 values/ethics, goals, and mission. NASW chooses a student with an overall accomplishment and commitment in an … Continue reading Master in Social Work Student of the Year

March 2017

萌萝社 Holds Consumer Connection Luncheon


On March 7, 2017 萌萝社 held a luncheon in the Child and Adolescent Services gymnasium, Vigo County, in honor of the consumers at 萌萝社, Inc. The luncheon, also referred to as the Consumer Connection, was established to collaborate with consumers on continuous quality improvement of treatment service and enhance overall wellness. 鈥淭he goal … Continue reading 萌萝社 Holds Consumer Connection Luncheon

Law Enforcement Training for Mental Health Crises


萌萝社, Inc. and local community partners are working together to create a Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Monday, March 6 through Friday, March 10 in the Community Room in 萌萝社 at 500 8th Avenue. The CIT program provides training and education to law enforcement officers to assist them in more effectively managing a behavioral … Continue reading Law Enforcement Training for Mental Health Crises

February 2017

萌萝社 Welcomes New Therapy Dog for Children


Hawkeye, a three- year- old white German Shepherd, has become an enhancement to therapy for the children in services at 萌萝社. Hawkeye is a Certified Therapy Dog through Therapy Dogs International (TDI) and will be working with children who are diagnosed with autism, ADHD or have experienced trauma or other crisis situations. Hawkeye is … Continue reading 萌萝社 Welcomes New Therapy Dog for Children

December 2016

萌萝社 Introduces YMHFA Aid to Sullivan County


萌萝社 is initiating the Youth Mental Health First Aid Program at Sullivan County Public Library, 100 S. Crowder Street, Monday January 9, 2017 from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm.聽 Certified instructors will train members of the public involved with youth to improve mental health literacy 鈥 helping them identify, understand, and respond to signs … Continue reading 萌萝社 Introduces YMHFA Aid to Sullivan County

萌萝社 Staff Honored as Indiana Hero for Recovery


Jennifer Tickle, Start Family Mentor, 萌萝社, Inc. is being honored at the Heroes for Recovery Luncheon at the Columbia Club in Indianapolis Thursday, December 15 at 11:45am. Heroes for Recovery is a recognition program created by Mental Health America of Indiana in partnership with Choices. The program celebrates those in the recovery community that … Continue reading 萌萝社 Staff Honored as Indiana Hero for Recovery

November 2016

萌萝社 Offers YMHFA to Vigo County


萌萝社 will hold a Youth Mental Health First Aid training program at Vigo County CASA, 141 Oak Street, Terre Haute, IN, Tuesday, December 13 and Wednesday,聽 December 14 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This eight hour training is taught in two 4 hour sessions to accommodate a busy work schedule; participants must attend … Continue reading 萌萝社 Offers YMHFA to Vigo County

October 2016

2016 萌萝社 Awards Presented


Each year, 萌萝社, honors the achievements of businesses and individuals in the community that have contributed significantly to the cause of mental health/addiction. The awards are named in honor of Katherine 萌萝社, a woman devoted to helping the cause by improving care for those in need. Awards were given at 萌萝社鈥檚 Annual Meeting … Continue reading 2016 萌萝社 Awards Presented

April 2016

Spring Cleaning with Meaning


During the Point in Time homeless count on January 28th, 2016, Katherine Korak-Hutchens, a 5th grader at Ouabache Elementary School, decided she wanted to help others less fortunate than her.聽 Katherine wanted to have a clothing drive to benefit all ages of those in need. In collaboration with her mother, Dr. Jennifer Hutchens, Clinical Supervisor, … Continue reading Spring Cleaning with Meaning

Handprints for Hope


It started out as a blank wall in 萌萝社鈥檚 Child and Adolescent Services building. Nothing much to look at except an expanse of standard neutral color not unlike any other office hallway. The children who are provided services in this building needed it to be more. With the help of Clinical Supervisor, Missy Burton, … Continue reading Handprints for Hope

February 2016

Local Child Care Program Awarded Rating


萌萝社 Early Head Start Child Care has achieved a Level 3 rating in Paths to QUALITY鈩. Paths to QUALITY is Indiana鈥檚 quality rating and improvement system for child care programs. It is a consistent set of standards to help parents identify licensed child care centers, licensed family child care homes, and unlicensed registered ministries … Continue reading Local Child Care Program Awarded Rating

HCI Foundation Making Huge Impact


萌萝社, Inc. is a regional behavioral health system serving central and west central Indiana.聽 The organization provides mental health, addiction and employment services to 13,000 consumers a year in a 10 county area. In addition to these services, 萌萝社 provides a large volume of case management and other services designed to help consumers … Continue reading HCI Foundation Making Huge Impact

January 2016

萌萝社 Receives Community Foundation Grant


The Wabash Valley Community Foundation awarded 萌萝社 $1,500 to implement the Incredible Years. The proceeds will be used to promote proactive parenting skills through education and proven practices. The Incredible Years is a program dedicated to building parent competencies and promoting parent involvement. Parent groups are set up in 12-20 group sessions conducted weekly … Continue reading 萌萝社 Receives Community Foundation Grant

December 2015

萌萝社 Foundation Makes First Distribution to 萌萝社


The 萌萝社 Foundation Board of Directors presented $50,000 to the 萌萝社 Board of Directors at a breakfast reception. The distribution represents the first grant to 萌萝社 since the organization鈥檚 inception.聽 The money will be used for critical and/or emergent needs of 萌萝社 clients where no other funding can be obtained. Included … Continue reading 萌萝社 Foundation Makes First Distribution to 萌萝社

萌萝社 Gifts Bikes for Holiday Season


萌萝社, Inc. gives the gift of transportation to those in need with the help of a generous donation from Shifting Gears, a program through Bicycle Garage Indy. Nine bikes will be donated to consumers today for the holiday season in Clay, Marion, and Putnam Counties. Shifting Gears is a program that obtains used bicycles … Continue reading 萌萝社 Gifts Bikes for Holiday Season

November 2015

October 2015

萌萝社 Announces 2015 Art Winners


The “Light the Way” art contest, sponsored by 萌萝社, Inc. (HCI), challenged middle-high school students and adults from all counties that HCI serves to submit an entry for creative writing, poetry, or artwork using the theme to express their views on mental illness. All contestants received honorable mention and blue ribbon winners were chosen … Continue reading 萌萝社 Announces 2015 Art Winners

September 2015

萌萝社, Inc. Receives $100,000 Grant from the Division of Mental Health and Addiction


萌萝社, Inc. received funding from the Division of Mental Health and Addiction to provide an evidence based practice for a school social service program. The proposed project will focus on one elementary school in each of the five counties of Clay, Parke, Sullivan, Vermillion, and Vigo. Data shows low rankings for these counties in … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Receives $100,000 Grant from the Division of Mental Health and Addiction

August 2015

萌萝社, Inc. Receives $124,000 Federal Grant


萌萝社, Inc. has received a $124,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to fund a program that will increase mental health literacy in adults who interact with adolescents. The goal of the federal Project AWARE is to train at least 3,000 adults, nationally, as “Youth Mental Health First-Aid” instructors, who … Continue reading 萌萝社, Inc. Receives $124,000 Federal Grant

萌萝社 Parenting Expert Wins Healthy Families Award


萌萝社’s Margie Grayless was awarded the 2015 Program Manager of the Year for Healthy Families Indiana. Healthy Families is an intensive home visiting program designed to enhance early childhood outcomes and prevent child abuse and neglect. The program, based on proven results, began in Indiana in 1994. Vigo County became a pilot site with … Continue reading 萌萝社 Parenting Expert Wins Healthy Families Award

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