Fox 2 Detroit Segment With Roop Raj, 5/3/19
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Redford's Methodist Children's Home Society gives foster kids a special place
REDFORD, Mich. (FOX 2) - If you look around the 80-acre campus on Six Mile in Redford, you'll see it looks exactly like what it takes -- a village.
When you hear about young people waiting for adoptions and a foster home, you probably don't envision this. Not one room looks the same at Methodist Children's Home Society in Redford. The 60 kids who spend a year there in between homes get to pick out what they want their rooms to look like. READ MORE
Detroit New Opinion, 4/30/19
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Michigan must remedy child abuse
Child abuse is a nationwide health crisis. Most recent data shows that, across the U.S., a staggering 676,000 children are victims – numbers that are increasing.
In Michigan, as we continue efforts toward sustained economic recovery and where strong families are vital, the picture is bleaker. From 2010-2016, the rate of abuse rose 30 percent to nearly 40,000 victims each year, while the number of children actually decreased. This, dramatically higher than the national average, places us 46th in child safety. READ MORE
Methodist Children’s Home Society Receives Grant Award from DTE Energy Foundation toward Child Abuse Prevention Initiative
REDFORD, Michigan (February 7, 2019) – Methodist Children’s Home Society (MCHS) has received a grant award from the DTE Energy Foundation in the amount of $10,000, to be used towards our “Prevention Services for At-Risk Families and Youth” initiative. READ MORE
Methodist Children’s Home Society Opens Detroit Office, Spearheading Child Abuse Prevention Effort
REDFORD, Michigan (February 6, 2019) – Methodist Children’s Home Society (MCHS) today announced the opening of its first-ever satellite office, which is in the Durfee Community Innovation Center in Detroit, MI. Located at 2470 Collingwood, the new offices will be dedicated to expanding foster care and adoption services, child abuse prevention services, and substance abuse programs for the local community. READ MORE
Methodist Children’s Home Society Earns Re-accreditation From The Council On Accreditation
REDFORD, Michigan (November 12, 2018) – Methodist Children’s Home Society (MCHS) today announced it has earned re-accreditation from the Council On Accreditation (COA). COA is an international, independent, nonprofit accreditor of the full continuum of community-based behavioral health care and human service organizations. READ MORE
Methodist Children’s Home Society Gears Up For Hearts & Heroes Gala
REDFORD, Michigan (October 31, 2018) – Supporters from across Michigan will join Methodist Children’s Home Society (MCHS) for their annual Gala event, this year’s theme is Hearts & Heroes, scheduled for 6 p.m. on Saturday, November 3 at Roostertail in Detroit. More than 350 guests will support the growing programs and services MCHS provides to children and families who have been impacted by traumatic child abuse and neglect. READ MORE
Kevin Roach Recognized With Crain's 40 Under 40
Crain's Detroit Business, 09/02/2018
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They’re builders. Their raw materials may be steel and concrete, or power cables, or scrap metal. Some use spreadsheets, or sensitive negotiations, or simple sweat. They’re building the actual buildings that will define Detroit’s skyline for decades to come. They’re building their own businesses, or building up the businesses they’ve been hired to lead. They’re building durable, supportive communities. And as they put people back to work, get them into homes, and help the next generation grow and thrive, they’re building metro Detroit’s future. We think you should know who they are. READ MORE