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American Legion donates to CHD Foster Children

Three members of the American Legion recently visited CHD to present a donation of $500 which will go toward purchasing travel bags and necessities for CHD foster children. “Too often a child arrives on our doorsteps with what little belongings they have packed into a black trash bag. The American Legion and CHD believe that […]


May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is officially recognized as Mental Health Awareness Month, but CHD believes this topic is far too important to limit the focus to a single month. That’s why we shine a light on mental health every day! Why does this matter? Because mental illness impacts so many. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services […]


New Collaboration Focuses on Mental Health, Emotional Wellness

“When you’re feeling anxious, it’s like there’s a magnifying glass on you,” according to Shorey Raymond, LMHC (Licensed Mental Health Counselor), adjustment counselor for Palmer High School. “What may seem like a small problem to a person feeling normally may be huge to someone dealing with anxiety. But learning skills for responding to stress more […]