Employee Recognition Activities and Thank You

This week Chartiers Center help our annual Employee Recognition. The week long activities included the opportunity for supervisors to thank their staff and everyday we held a Facebook Live event to highlight the staff from the different service lines. Each day, during the FB Live even [ Read More ]

Critical Needs Day Supports Chartiers Center Client Services

We want to thank all who donated to Chartiers Center through the Critical Needs Campaign. We are happy to report we raised over $2k thanks to your generosity. The money will help clients, and families, bridge the gap of essential needs like food, clothing, and bedding.  The staff and [ Read More ]

July is BIPOC Mental Health Awareness Month

BIPOC Mental Health Awareness Month, also known as National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, is observed every July to bring awareness to the unique struggles that racial and ethnic minority communities face regarding mental health challenges in the United States. While mental [ Read More ]

Celebrating the LGBTQIA+ Community

Chartiers Center is a proud ally of the LGBTQIA+ community. As we celebrate love in all forms during Pride Month, it’s also important to bring awareness to the unique challenges faced by those in the community. Many in the LGBTQIA+ community experience harassment, discrimination, deni [ Read More ]

Things Your Therapist Really Wants You to Know

Things Your Therapist Really Wants You to Know  Written By: Maria Wojtasik, MSCP, Chartiers Center Therapist Mental Health Awareness Month is celebrated in May. The stigma around mental health and treatment has long existed. People hesitate to seek help or even talk about it with thei [ Read More ]

When Alcoholism Endures

When Alcoholism Endures  Written By: Jeffrey Morales, LSW, Substance Abuse Therapist, Chartiers Center When it comes to having a drink after a long day of work or enjoying the company of friends and family with a cold beverage, we just want to experience what life has to offer. Alcoho [ Read More ]

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

HISTORY OF NATIONAL DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AWARENESS MONTH Before the 19th century, people with developmental disabilities were treated violently and lived in poor, unhygienic environments. Many were ‘passed on,’ a practice of carting off people to be dropped in another town. More [ Read More ]

Introducing ‘Creative Recovery’

Our T&SR Program Has a New Name: Introducing ‘Creative Recovery’ Chartiers Center is excited to announce that we have officially changed the name of our Training and Social Rehabilitation (T&SR) Program. Let us be the first to introduce you to… Creative Recovery! You might be [ Read More ]

Black History Month

Dear Friends, In Mellody Hobson’s Ted Talk, the prominent businesswoman inspires us to be color brave, rather than color blind. Instead of seeing each other for who we are as individuals without regard to race, Hobson says that we need to be brave with open eyes – and have tough conve [ Read More ]

Offices Closed Monday in Observance of MLK Day

Today, our corporate offices are closed in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. But like Dr. King, we know that our work to support those struggling in our community never stops. Our residential programs remain open 24-7, 365 days a year. When Dr. King formed the Poor People’ [ Read More ]