Out Of The Cold Provides Safe Environment For Those In Need

Out of the Cold is a low-barrier shelter that helps individuals at the “intersection of homelessness, mental health, substance use, and incarceration.” Homelessness can be a difficult topic to talk about. When people think of State College, the initial thought is geared toward privileged families and students. Individuals who aren’t fortunate enough to gather the…

Nothing Bundt Cakes of Okemos fundraises for mental health awareness

On Friday, Nothing Bundt Cakes in Okemos held a fundraiser benefit at their ribbon cutting donating 20% of sales to the Gregory H. Montgomery Jr. Foundation for Ultimate Growth. Nothing Bundt Cakes, a new bakery in Okemos, held a fundraiser benefit at their ribbon cutting on Friday, donating 20% of sales to the Gregory H….

Mental health court graduation offers Flint man second chance

FLINT, MI – Flint resident Aaron Richards expected to come to court Wednesday afternoon to hear the announcement of his mental health court graduation. What the 30-year-old did not expect to happen was Probate Judge Jennie Barkey to announce the clearance of his felony record. Richards, who pleaded guilty in July 2021 to one count…

Amid barbershop chairs, counselor focuses on mental health

Gary “Trey” Taylor encourages men to understand the connection between their minds and bodies. Gary Taylor sat in a barber’s chair for more than an hour Monday night, but instead of getting his hair cut, he mentioned a different kind of weight men need to get off their shoulders. The licensed clinical social worker, who…

Former Buckeye using charity auction to raise awareness for mental health

After taking on Dublin native and Irish quarterback Brady Quinn in the 2006 Fiesta Bowl, Smith helped the Buckeyes win by 34-20, leading him to earn the Heisman Trophy a year later. But since that … COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — Sixteen years have passed since former Ohio State football quarterback Troy Smith helped lead the…