Yearly Archives: 2017


China Krys Darrington Interviewed by the “Helping Parents Succeed” Podcast (Part 2 of 2)

The Helping Parents Succeed Podcast Parent Aides, Case Aides, Case Managers, Foster Parents, Attorneys, Therapists, and Peer Mentors… joining together to see families preserved and strengthened.  In each episode, we aim to inform and inspire those who are in the trenches — on the front lines of child welfare. Episode […]

Helping Parents Succeed Podcast - From ParentBase (AZ)

Helping Parents Succeed Podcast - From ParentBase (AZ)

China Krys Darrington Interviewed by the “Helping Parents Succeed” Podcast (Part 1 of 2)

The Helping Parents Succeed Podcast Parent Aides, Case Aides, Case Managers, Foster Parents, Attorneys, Therapists, and Peer Mentors… joining together to see families preserved and strengthened.  In each episode, we aim to inform and inspire those who are in the trenches — on the front lines of child welfare. Episode […]


Survey Finds 29% of College Students Think ADHD Drugs Help School Performance

OCTOBER 19, 2017 BY PARTNERSHIP NEWS SERVICE STAFF A survey of college students finds 29 percent mistakenly think drugs used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) increase school performance. An additional 38 percent are unsure of the drugs’ effects on school performance, HealthDay reports. There is no evidence that stimulant medications such as […]


NORA (Northern Ohio Recovery Association) NEW! IOP, Aftercare & Peer Recovery in Cuyahoga County (Cleveland Area)

Northern Ohio Recovery Association (NORA) announces Intensive Outpatient (IOP), Aftercare and Peer Recovery Support Services in Cuyahoga County. After over a decade of success helping Women and Adolescents discover goals and find meaning in their lives, NORA has IOP, Aftercare, and Peer Support Services for both Men and Women. At […]


China Krys Darrington – 2017 NEORTC “Trainer of the Year”

NEORTC congratulates China Darrington who was named the 2017 NEORTC Trainer of the Year by our county training liaisons. China has been a trainer for the OCWTP since 2010. Jodie Hembree had the extreme pleasure of hearing China speak at a Child and Family Leadership event. Jodie approached China after […]

China Krys Darrington - NEORTC 2017 Trainer of the Year

Safe Summit Needle Exchange

Every Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Summit County Public Health offers the Safe Summit Needle Exchange, which provides an anonymous, free, safe needle exchange for Summit County residents with substance abuse issues. The program accepts used needles that are secured and safely transported in exchange for new needles. […]


POLARIS (report): “Breaking Barriers: Improving Services for LGBTQ Human Trafficking Victims”

Polaris does great work preventing, identifying and supporting those who have experienced human trafficking: Youth who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, or questioning (LGBTQ) may be disproportionately affected by human trafficking. They face higher rates of discrimination and homelessness, making them especially vulnerable to traffickers. When LGBTQ trafficking […]