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McAlister's Deli Supports Meals on Wheels this December

With every delicious soup sold at McAlister's this November, a donation will Meals on Wheels! Learn more in our post!

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Making the Holidays Brighter through Adopt a Family

Learn how a gift of a gift card can make a big impact and brighten the holidays for a KYC client.

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Celebrating National Coming Out Day & The LGBTQ+ Center's First Anniversary!

10/10/2020 - National Coming Out Day! KYC is proud to celebrate the LGBTQ+ Community every day as we honor and support all people as they live as their authentic selves. October 10th also marks the one year anniversary of KYC's LGBTQ+ Center creating community for youth and young adults identifying as LGBTQ+.

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Motorola Solutions Creates Kindness Crates

As the glob­al COVID-19 pan­dem­ic con­tin­ues, many old­er adults face increased iso­la­tion and are at risk of depres­sion, anx­i­ety, and…

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Team Spotlight: KYC's Community Living Team

KYC’s Community Living Team provides intensive support to adults living with chronic mental health challenges as they live independently in the community – sometimes for the first time in decades.

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Program Spotlight: SASS/MCR Crisis Intervention

Operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week throughout the year across 224 square miles in seven suburban townships, this team works first-hand in preventing suicide, self-harm, and harm to others among people who are in psychiatric crisis.

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Problem Gambling and Gambling Addictions: An Introduction

Post writ­ten by Maris­sa Thomp­son, KYC’s Com­mu­ni­ty Colab­o­ra­tion and Pub­lic Resource Devel­op­ment Project Associate At the Ken­neth Young Cen­ter, we…

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Recovery is Possible: Tom's Story

Tom Fledderman, Kenneth Young Center’s Drop-In Recovery Support Specialist Team Lead, understands first-hand that peer support can be a crucial support system for people living in recovery with mental health challenges. In honor of National Recovery Month, he shares his personal journey through recovery.

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Celebrating National Recovery Month

Kenneth Young Center is honored to be trusted partners for many community members who are doing the difficult work of living in recovery.

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Blackbaud Security Breach of KYC Donor Data

Blackbaud, a third-party data security firm, suffered a cyber security breach that included Kenneth Young Center's donor database. While no information like banking or credit card numbers were impacted, KYC is sharing this news.

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