Meg McLeod of WNEM featured Flint Odyssey House Comprehensive Family Services as part of a reccent I Team Report about the opiate epidemic. In addition to residential services for pregnant and parenting women and their children, Flint Odyssey House provides residential services for parenting men and coparenting families. Recovery Housing and specialized coaching services are also available as part of the Odyssey House's comprehensive Treatment array.
see the full story at http://www.wnem.com/story/35825555/i-team-report-recovery-home-for-families
The Bethlehem Temple Photo Voice team was chosen to receive the 2017 Robert M. Pestronk Excellence in Public Health Award (The Bronze Bow Tie Award) for their role in Enacting Tobacco 21 in Genesee County durring the Annual Genesee County Health Department Conference May 9th. Mrs. Sharon Saddler and four youth representing the project were present to recieve the award and display their work.
You can find out more about the Photovoice 2016 project at http://online.fliphtml5.com/kccz/djcj/
The 2016 Photo Voice Team was asked to help support the Tobacco 21 referendum by presenting our Photovoice projects to the Genessee County Health Department on January 24th, and then again at the Genessee County Board of Commissioners on January 30th. Our project and presentation was said to have been one of the turning points in helping to push this referendum forward.
We are so proud of and grateful to project Team from Bethlehem Temple Church!
Find out more about Tobacco21 and get a peek at the 2016 Photo Voice exhibit via the following link.
Applications for the Winter 2017 Margaret (Simberg) DePriest Memorial Scholarships are due January 9th of 2017 and should be Submitted no later than 5pm.
Awards will be awarded January 25
Please complete an essay that includes responses to the following questions:
- How are/have you been engaged in Odyssey House services?
- Where are you attending school and what is your course of study?
- How have you demonstrated the core values of Odyssey House in your academic study?
- How will this award support your continued academic pursuits?