Lauren Kelly

Orion Celebrates July as BIPOC Mental Health Awareness Month

July 13, 2022

Did you know that Governor Tony Evers formally made a proclamation in 2021 declaring July to be BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) Mental Health Awareness Month?

Juneteenth & ABHM Field Trip

May 27, 2022

During the month of June we also celebrate Juneteenth on June 19th, which commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans.

June is Pride month

May 27, 2022

June is Pride month and it is celebrated June 1st-29th.

May is Mental Health Awareness month

May 10, 2022

May is Mental Health Awareness month and the theme is Back to Basics.

CHHSM DEI Presentation Well Received

March 16, 2022

This year the 84th CHHSM annual conference was held in Louisville, KY and the theme was Forward Together.

Why Hasn’t Wisconsin “Raised the Age”?

March 11, 2022

In efforts to focus on rehabilitation, many US states have put Raise the Age laws into practice. These laws focus on setting a higher age requirement for an individual to go through the adult court system and be given sentences associated with being tried as an adult.

Orion’s Work with CHHSM

February 25, 2022

Orion Family Services is pleased to announce that Niquanna Barnett and Stacey Parke will be presenting at the CHHSM 84th annual gathering in Louisville, KY.

Orion Awarded QTT Grant

January 24, 2022

Orion was recently awarded the Qualified Treatment Trainee (QTT) grant, with Jennifer Hawley, Chief Program Officer and Senior Clinical Supervisor serving as the organization’s in-house trainer.

New Safety Services Contract in Dane County

January 19, 2022

Orion Family Services was recently awarded a Safety Services contract with Dane County in January 2022 which expands upon the organization’s current Safety Services work in Green and Jefferson counties.