Free Catch the Spirit Tours August 16

Uspiritus, a non-profit organization helping kids and families heal, will host free Catch the Spirit Tours on Tuesday, Aug. 16. Choose the time and location convenient for you: noon-1 p.m. in the Uspiritus-Bellewood Administration Building, 11103 Park Road in Anchorage, or 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the Uspiritus-Brooklawn Administration Building, 3121 Brooklawn Campus Drive While you enjoy […]

Seek first to understand, then to be understood

By Slim Nash Director of Community Based Services, Western Kentucky A large component of the work we do with children and families involves educating them and encouraging them to change behaviors. Whether we are teaching coping skills, basic household management or parenting, our jobs involve influencing change in the lives of our clients. Recently, a Diversion […]

Great things are happening at Uspiritus

By Abbreial Drane Uspiritus President/CEO Approximately 200 people came together at our March 16 breakfast not only to renew the spirit, but also to celebrate the spirit of the youth we serve — that strength of spirit that helps them defeat the toughest opponents and come out champions. As members of the Uspiritus team, we […]

There is a great need for the work Uspiritus does

By Abbreial Drane, CPA, MBA Uspiritus President/CEO Sometimes it’s good to remind ourselves why we do the work we do and just how many children need our help. The following is from the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services describing foster care: When children have experienced abuse or neglect and must be separated from […]

Small steps result in big changes for a family

By Slim Nash Director of Community Based Services, Western Kentucky It is the time of year when many of us have made wonderful New Year’s resolutions and already shifted our focus to other things, allowing our hopes for change to fall by the wayside. Often when we think about change, we think about the major […]