2013 Grant Awards

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL CASE MEDICAL CENTER, Psychiatry Department, 10524 Euclid Ave., Cleveland OH 44106.  Granted for a part two of a two year research study to assist homeless men and women with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder improve treatment outcomes.  This population is historically at high risk for treatment non-adherence.  Inadequate adherence is associated with poor outcomes such as relapse, homelessness, hospitalization, increased health care costs and felony recidivism.   This pilot will recruit 20 homeless men and women who are willing to receive long lasting injectable psychotropic medication in combination with psychosocial counseling designed to improve treatment adherence.  The goal of the study is to improve adherence in these individuals, which will in turn reduce/prevent future homelessness/return to incarceration.

St. Pauls Community Outreach, 4427 Franklin Blvd., Cleveland 44133. Granted to support food pantry and those who run it.

Community Assessment & Treatment Services, 8411 Broadway Avenue, Cleveland, OH  44105. Granted for the planning and creation of a workforce development program.

Golden Age Centers of Greater Cleveland (GAC), 12200 Fairhill Road, Cleveland, OH  44120. Granted for their home delivered meal program for low income homebound seniors in Cleveland and Greater Bedford area.

Seeds of Literacy, 3104 West 25th Street, 3rd Floor, Cleveland OH  44109.  Granted to support their adult education and tutoring program.

Beech Brook, 3737 Lander Road, Cleveland, OH  44124.  Grantedto support their Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) team that serves youth with serve & persistent mental illnesses (ages 16-22).

Milestones Autism Organization, 23880 Commerce Park, Ste 2, Beachwood, OH  44122.  Granted to support their new program entitled Milestones Parent Empowerment Network (MPEN) which begins in the Spring of 2013.

Guidestone, 434 Eastland Road, Berea, 44017.  Granted for general operating support to help their Workforce Development Programs, specifically for transportation assistance for the individuals they serve.

Neighborhood Care Center, 18697 Bagley Rd, Middleburg Hts, 44130.  Granted to support their program entitled Neighborhood Care Center (NCC)-only hospital run free clinic in the State of Ohio.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland, 6114 Broadway Ave, Cleveland 44127.  Granted to support general operations.

Greater Cleveland Volunteers, 4614 Prospect Ave. #205, Cleveland 44103. Granted to support their work engaging volunteers in service.

May Dugan Center, 4115 Bridge Ave, Cleveland 44113.  Granted to support their efforts in expanding thew Workforce Development and Job Skills Training Program to clients through their Education and Resource Center.

Lakewood Community Services, 14230 Madison Ave, Lakewood 44107. Granted to help maintain/expand programs & services to provide for both short or long term assistance for their clients.