HSS News

HSS Chooses Name for New B & B with Help From Clients, Staff

Our clients and staff offered many suggestions for the name of of our new bed and breakfast at 4505 HH Road in Waterloo, but the winning moniker is one that just “felt right” to all who heard it. Our bed … Continue reading

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2018 Shine Your Light Gala

I am thankful.  I am overwhelmed.  I am amazed. Frankly, words fail to describe exactly how I feel about the generosity of this community. This was the first time in history that our organization, Human Support Services, made this kind … Continue reading

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HSS Special Olympians Show Their Spirit at Spring Games

On April 28, we were proud to watch our team of athletes compete in the Spring Games for Special Olympics Illinois — including one champ who showed us all what it means to persevere. This athlete fell during her race … Continue reading

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In a Mental Health Crisis, Simply Wanting to Help Isn’t Enough

Ethan Call, a college student, was worried when he noticed that his friend — who normally attended church every Sunday — didn’t show up to teach Sunday School that day. He knew she had been struggling with depression and anxiety. … Continue reading

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HSS Selected for National Initiative to Reduce Recidivism in County Jail

We’re very excited to announce that Human Support Services is one of only three nonprofits selected nationwide for a new initiative designed to improve mental health and substance abuse disorder treatment outcomes for incarcerated individuals. The initiative is a project … Continue reading

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