Howard Center CEO on Comcast Newsmakers
Bob Bick, Howard Center CEO, was recently interviewed by Eric Clemons for a segment on "Comcast Newsmakers." The piece offers an overview of Howard Center services, including special programs for individuals with a developmental disability, substance use recovery, and community based programs.
Help Us Put a Smile on More Faces
Last year, nearly 600 children and adults benefited from our Holiday Giving Project. Gather your friends and colleagues and contribute new toys or games, new warm clothing, and gift and food certificates. Your gift will help community members who depend on Howard Center for services – children with emotional and behavioral concerns; adults struggling with mental illness and substance use issues; and children and adults with intellectual disabilities and autism.
Community Education Series
Thanks for joining us at our Fall Community Education Series. If you missed one of the sesisons, you can view the PowerPoint presentations and watch the videos by visiting our Community Education Series website page.
The video of our last session, "Autism in Children and Teens," will be posted to our site as soon as it is available, so check back soon.
Bob Wolford Honored by Turning Point Center
Bob Wolford, Howard Center’s Coordinator of Criminal Justice Programs, recently received the Turning Point Center's Tom Crowley Award. The award was created in honor of Senator Tom Crowley, an advocate for people in recovery from alcohol and/or drug addiction. It is presented annually to a person in the community who has performed outstanding work in support of people struggling with alcohol and/or drug addictions.
The life-time achievement award recognizes Wolford for his compassion, caring, and guidance in helping countless of people who struggle with drug and alcohol addictions. Since 1987, Wolford has served as Howard Center’s Coordinator of Criminal Justice Systems, a program which recognizes that criminal actions are often linked to persistent mental health or substance abuse issues.
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