HSS News

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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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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