When Jackie gave birth to her son Donald, the doctor said her baby would not live 24 hours. A day later, Donald was still here. Then the doctor said that at best, he would be a “vegetable.” “I told God that I would not ask why, but if He would let me keep Donald, I… Read more »
Patty and her husband have gained peace of mind since their two sons started attending the DeKalb Services Center nearly 30 years ago. The center is a DeKalb Community Service Board day program serving 120 adults with developmental disabilities.
Moses shares his story of overcoming substance abuse and mental health challenges. DeKalb Community Service Board’s Clifton Springs staff encouraged him to pursue his talents, and as a result music has played a powerful role in his recovery.
Gregory shares how he rediscovered his artistic talent through the encouragement of staff at the DeKalb Community Service Board’s Clifton Springs recovery program. Gregory expanded his talent from drawing in black and white to painting in brilliant colors.
Brenda shares how she overcame a family history of addiction and abuse. Through the help of Clifton Springs Mental Health Center and the Mental Health Residential Services, Brenda is turning her life around!
Frederick and Telisa share how the staff at the Kirkwood Psychosocial Rehabilitation Program help them to overcome their past and gain greater independence so they can lead fuller lives.