News & Events at Credo
Now Accepting Alumni Scholarship Applications
The Credo Community Center Foundation Board is now accepting applications for the Fall 2015 Alumni Scholarship! Please click here for scholarship and application details. ALL applications must be received by 5:00pm on August 28, 2015.
Family Support Group Meetings
Do you want to learn more about addiction or mental illness? Are you looking for confidential support in dealing with a family member’s substance abuse? Coping with a loved one’s addiction and mental illness can be hard to navigate, and Credo is here to help. Provided free of charge, the Family Support Group is open to any adult who has been impacted by the alcohol abuse, substance abuse or mental illness of a family member. We encourage former clients and their families to attend and help solidify their family’s recovery. For locations and times, click here.
Thank You to Our Membership Drive Donors!
Credo Community Center’s staff, board members, clients and families extend heartfelt thanks to every donor who showed their support during the Membership Drive this year. If you haven’t donated but still want to join in the Membership Drive, there is still time. Donate by clicking the Paypal link on the right! Thank you for believing in our clients and their important journeys through recovery.
Henderson Harbor Triathlon
Over 200 athletes from across ten U.S. states competed in the Henderson Harbor Triathlon on July 11. Now in it’s 24th year, the event has raised over a quarter of a million dollars for Credo Community Center and the Children’s Home of Jefferson County. The two community organizations pull together starting in January and combine committee members, volunteers and fundraising efforts to make the Triathlon a success year after year. This year, the Triathlon brought in over 100 new participants ranging from ages 16 to 75! Thank you to our sponsors of the 24th Annual Henderson Harbor Triathlon: Purcell Construction, Bolton’s Pharmacy, White’s Lumber, Standard Auto Parts, FX Caprara, The Morgia Group, and Watertown Sunrise Rotary Group. Thank you to our incredible volunteers, staff members, donors and participants.
Student Philanthropists Choose to Support Wellness Program at Credo
Students from the Northern New York Community Foundation’s Youth Advisory Council at Watertown High School recently awarded funding to Credo’s Healthy Recovery Connection program, a comprehensive wellness program offered to clients.
Click here to read full press release.
Credo Selected as 1 of 10 Leaders Nationwide to Join Tobacco/Cancer Control Network
Credo is pleased to announce it has been selected as one of ten direct service provider organizations nationwide to take on tobacco/cancer disparities. Read the full press release here.
Join Your Fellow Credo Alumni on Facebook!
It’s easy to reconnect with old friends and make new ones on the Credo Alumni Facebook Page! Stay up to date on the latest news and gatherings, and join in on your recovery journey with other Credo Alumni.