April is Second Chance Month and Reentry Week was April 25-29, 2022. Reentry Week is recognized nationwide and focuses on successful reentry of those returning from incarceration. At the Geauga County Jail there were several events taking place throughout the week. Representatives from various agencies volunteered their time to discuss topics that are specific to reentry. … Continue reading Reentry Week Recap
Introducing “Thriving with Nature” – A Family Wellness Workbook that will help children and adults understand and appreciate the healing benefits of nature. Presenting Thriving with Nature, a Family Wellness Workbook, a collaboration between Family Pride of NEO and the Ashtabula County Metroparks. The goal of this attractive workbook is to encourage children to get … Continue reading Thriving with Nature
Our Clinical Supervisor and Therapist, Nicole Schryer, LPCC-S, ATR read her book Addy’s Journey to her Forever Home to a group of volunteers from CASA for Kids Of Geauga County. This story was created to help children in the foster/adopted system provide normalcy and hope for a brighter future. The story is about a 7-year-old … Continue reading Helping Children Understand the Foster Care System
Our Ashtabula Co. office moved to 1110 Lake Ave. Ashtabula, OH, from the 500 Block of Lake Ave. The move was prompted by our ever growing agency, providing a larger space and more therapy offices for our clients to use. The new space makes room for two administrative offices, four therapy rooms, and a large … Continue reading We Moved!
Every year, Family Pride of Northeast Ohio surveys our stakeholders to gain insight on our strengths and areas for growth. In FY21, fifty-four stakeholders responded to the survey. Thirty-two were from Geauga County, fourteen from Ashtabula County, and eight from Lake County. The respondents represent a large variety of stakeholders with our top five being … Continue reading Family Pride Annual Stakeholder Survey FY21￼
Are you looking for a unique leadership opportunity? Have you been yearning to use your talent for strategic thinking, financial forecasting, organizational behavior, project management or policy advocacy in service of a great cause? Well, look no further; we are looking for you! Family Pride of Northeast Ohio is searching for leaders like you to … Continue reading You Too Can Make a Difference!
This year, Family Pride was picked by Leadership Geauga, a local nonprofit that focuses on building bridges between the public, private, and non-profit sectors with annual programs that inform, educate, connect and inspire seasoned and future decision-makers of Geauga County, to benefit from their annual Holiday donation event! Despite barriers created by the pandemic, the … Continue reading Leadership Geauga “Stuffs the Van” for Family Pride Families
On November 5th, Family Pride was one winner in a small number of businesses recognized by Lake-Geauga Fast Track 50 organization as an Emerging Business in northeast Ohio. The Lake-Geauga Fast Track 50 honors companies and individuals in Lake and Geauga counties who have shown growth and change to contribute to business success. We are … Continue reading Family Pride Recognized as 2020 Fast Track 50 Business Winner
In March, families in Ohio were quarantined. People lost jobs, children finished school at home, and seniors became isolated. By April, families who were previously just barely keeping their heads above water, began to suffer. Struggling to pay for meals, utilities, clothing, and housing, clients pulled away from needed mental health care because they simply … Continue reading Family Pride Awarded Grant to Help Meet Basic Needs
This year brought to our community many things — change, uncertainty, unrest, loss, confusion and at times, anger and despair. In March of 2020, Family Pride, like many others, questioned how will we continue to keep our doors open, keep our staff employed, and help our clients and community make it through this pandemic. Right … Continue reading Family Pride: Adaptability & Adeptness in 2020