HSS Services

Domestic Violence Crisis Counseling available in Monroe County

Nationwide, one in four women and one in seven men have been victims of severe physical violence by an intimate partner within their lifetime, according to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Unfortunately, in smaller communities like ours, access to … Continue reading

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Human Support Services to Open Bed & Breakfast in Waterloo

If you haven’t heard by now, let me be the first to share our very exciting news: we are the proud owners of a Bed & Breakfast! On February 16, Human Support Services closed on property at 4505 HH Road … Continue reading

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Mental Health First Aid Courses Teach Individuals – How to Help Someone in a Mental Health Crisis

By the looks of them, they weren’t excited about this day. Even the most eager learners aren’t typically enthusiastic about being crammed into a tiny conference room for eight hours. But this group – eight men and one woman – … Continue reading

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HSS Counseling, Support Can Help Youth Overcome Bullying & Depression

She watches as he slips on his sneakers and pulls on his backpack. In the sunlit kitchen, there’s time for one quick hug between hurried bites of buttered toast. She pauses, holding him just one second longer than usual, until … Continue reading

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Pressures of Teen Life Can Worsen Anxiety and Depression

Two days. Just 48 hours until school starts again. In two days I’ll be right back there in that freshly-polished hallway, standing there with a frozen smile on my face, pretending everything is perfect. I’ll listen as Madison tells me … Continue reading

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