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The Importance of Mental Wellness

01/08/20, 10:34 AM
At the start of a new year, one of the best resolutions we can all make is to take better care of ourselves. A good place to start is by checking up on our own mental wellness.

Citizens Academy: Where Forensic Science and The Community Meet

12/18/19, 11:42 AM
The Citizens Academy offered through the Medical Examiner’s Office was one of the most exciting opportunities I have been provided as a teacher. The academy allowed me to get an inside look into death investigations and crime scenes as well as into different fields in forensic science.

“Be Care Curious”

11/15/19, 03:28 PM
Are you a family member caring for an older adult? Caring for our families is one of the most important jobs we will ever do. Oftentimes, caregivers may feel isolated or unsure of what to do to better care for their loved one.

The Cuyahoga County Division of Senior and Adult Services is Committed to Keeping Seniors Safe

10/29/19, 11:30 AM
Keeping seniors safe is crucial to the mission of the Division of Senior and Adult Services. In fact, we are the only agency that provides Adult Protective Services in Cuyahoga County. We investigate allegations of abuse, neglect, self-neglect and exploitation and take protective measures for adults age 60 and older when they are facing a threat to their safety.

UPK's "Two-Gen" Approach Makes Preschool a Family Affair

09/09/19, 04:04 PM
We know that the child who arrives at the doors of high-quality pre-kindergarten sites is part of a larger family. Understanding a family’s situation and how we can support the whole family is part of our “two-generation” approach.

Dads Matter 2 Works to Change Attitudes Around Fathers

08/12/19, 01:17 PM
The Healthy Fathering Collaborative of Greater Cleveland, a group of representatives of area agencies that offer programs and services specifically focused on fathers, held their bi-monthly meeting August 1, at the Cuyahoga County Division of Children and Family Services (DCFS,) an active partner organization.

The 2020 Census: Dispelling Myths

08/08/19, 10:40 AM
You might have seen information in the news lately about the 2020 Census. While April 1, 2020 is still quite a few months away, preparations for each decennial census take years. That’s because it’s so important for everyone to be counted. But there are some common myths that can make it hard to get everyone counted.