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Improving Services for the Homeless Veterans of Summit County 

Apr 03, 2014
When the Veteran’s Administration first released HUD VASH vouchers in Summit County it was the Community Support Services’ Homeless Outreach that assisted the VA with outreaching and identifying Homeless Veterans in Summit County.  Many... Read More
 
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FACT: Reducing Criminal Recidivism & Hospitalizations 

Apr 03, 2014
Forensic assertive community treatment (FACT) is an adaptation of the assertive community treatment (ACT) model designed to provide comprehensive community based psychiatric treatment, rehabilitation, and support to persons with serious and... Read More
 
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Safe Haven. A Place to Call Home. 

Feb 25, 2014
Community Support Services is proud to offer two Safe Haven housing options.  A Safe Haven is not a group home.  A Safe Haven is a supportive housing program offering tenants affordable apartments with ready access to assistance needed to ... Read More
 
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Collaborating to Help Older Adults 

Feb 03, 2014
It is estimated that between 15 to 25% of older adults in the United States experience significant symptoms of mental illness. It has also been noted that as many as 1 out of 10 older adults may experience abuse, neglect, or exploitation. With this... Read More
 
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Creating a Healthier Tomorrow...Today 

Feb 03, 2014
An article in the Journal of Psychiatric Research, "Patterns of tobacco-related mortality among individuals diagnosed with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, or depression" by Callaghan et al, found tobacco-related conditions comprised approximately... Read More
 
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Returning Home Ohio 

Feb 03, 2014
Community Support Services is thrilled to announce the receipt of a grant through the Corporation for Supportive Housing to serve individuals with severe and persistent mental illnesses exiting the prison system.  The primary goal of... Read More
 
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Proudly Providing Quality Behavioral Healthcare for 25 Years! 

Nov 11, 2013
On August 28, 1988, Community Support Services opened the 150 Cross St. building. The new agency had grown out of the former Support, Inc. In the beginning, there were only 30 case managers and less than 1000 clients being... Read More
 
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Diabetes 101 

Jun 10, 2013
Your partners in healthcare...read more about diabetes.  Diabetes is one of the prominent health concerns for persons with severe and persistent mental illnesses.  Learn more today! Current Primary Care Newsletter Read More
 
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Celebrating 25 Years of Quality Behavioral Healthcare 

Apr 05, 2013
Community Support Services is thrilled to announce THE ART OF RECOVERY event being held in October. This event will celebrate the talents of our clients while recognizing the organization for 25 years of quality behavioral health services in our... Read More
 
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Commons at Madaline Park 

Feb 15, 2013
The Commons at Madaline Park was originally conceived to address the loss of more than 300 housing units for the most vulnerable citizens of Summit County.  Planning for the project began in 2009 and construction is set to begin for Phase I in... Read More
 
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