April news: mental health successes and a new volunteering program

Health and Wellness Coordinator Stephanie and volunteer Gayle prepare a cooking demonstration for Lantern's Audubon Fresh Food Box program

Here's some highlights from our April newsletter. To make sure you always get the full story, sign up. Illness Management & Recovery delivers impressive results: For nearly 30 years, Deborah* avoided daylight because she was afraid of people seeing her. She shopped in the middle of the night at 24-hour supermarkets, and if she thought … Continue reading April news: mental health successes and a new volunteering program

Lantern Receives van Ameringen Foundation Funding for Mental Health Service Expansion

A Lantern Program Director talks to a resident in her office

In June 2015, Lantern Community Services was awarded a two-year, $120,000 grant from the van Ameringen Foundation to expand the evidence-based Illness and Management Recovery (IMR) program model to three Lantern sites.  With this funding, a total of 400 clients at six Lantern sites will have access to this social service model. By applying IMR, … Continue reading Lantern Receives van Ameringen Foundation Funding for Mental Health Service Expansion