Tanager Place Tag Archive - MedQ

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Tanager Place LGBTQ Center Receives Grant

Tanager Place recently received a $30,000 grant award from Amerigroup, An Anthem Company. The monies received will support the efforts of the Tanager Place LGBTQ Center located on the main level of The Estle Center, 1030 Fifth Ave. SE, Cedar Rapids. Tanager Place LGBTQ Center

Tanager Place Achieves National Accreditation from the New York-Based Council on Accreditation

Tanager Place has achieved national accreditation from the New York-based Council on Accreditation (COA). The four-year accreditation distinguishes Tanager Place as a licensed organization that implements international best practices in the field of human services. COA accreditation is an objective, independent, and reliable validation of an agency’s performance and assures that Tanager Place’s services are… Read more →

Tanager Place Announces the Meraki Institute of Learning

Tanager Place announces the launch of the Meraki Institute of Learning at Tanager Place. The Meraki Institute of Learning was formed as a way to represent the passion, dedication, and sense of responsibility Tanager Place feels as an agency to strengthen people and communities. Meraki Institute of Learning’s purpose is to increase awareness and provide… Read more →

GreenState Supports Tanager Place Equity Fund

Tanager Place is pleased to announce the support of GreenState Credit Union for a new fund designed to support care costs for families who may not otherwise be able to afford services. The Equity Fund at Tanager Place will help ensure that families who are struggling to pay for services are able to apply for… Read more →

Tanager Place Announces Bridge to the Future Scholarship Awards

Tanager Place is pleased to announce over $55,000 in scholarship dollars have been awarded through the Bridge to the Future program. Monies are awarded to young people who engaged in Tanager Place programs for a minimum of six months of service in the recent two years and demonstrated a desire to move on to post-secondary… Read more →

Tanager Place’s June Jam

Join us June 26 from 5-9 p.m. for the first-ever June Jam! Come together, connect and celebrate the mission of Tanager Place in a COVID conscientious way. Enjoy great food, live music, and fun at this outdoor simple summer social event to benefit the 4,000 children and families utilizing Tanager Place services each year. Cost:… Read more →

Tanager Place’s Youth Mental Health First Aid

Join us June 18 from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Tanager Place Estle Center. Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) is a training class designed to equip parents & those working with youth how to recognize signs and respond appropriately to a child experiencing a mental health crisis. YMHFA introduces common mental health challenges for youth,… Read more →

Tanager Place’s 30th Annual Summer Fest

Join Tanager Place for their 30th annual Summer Fest event returning June 5 in a reimagined format. Drive-thru, receive your event bag filled with craft kits, STEAM activities, a General Mills cereal box decorating contest, and more! Geared towards ages 4-10. To secure a bag, please register for a time slot at tanagerplace.org/summerfest.

Tanager Place Bridge to the Future Scholarship Application Closes 5/14/21

The deadline for the Tanager Place Bridge to the Future scholarship program is fast approaching on May 14, 2021. “We are excited to open this year’s scholarship program up. It is an incredible privilege to be able to help kids who have benefited from Tanager Place services pursue their future education goals. One of the… Read more →

May is Mental Health Month and Tanager Place Supports This with Activities

Support Mental Health Month with Tanager Place and their calendar of activities throughout May. May 7 – Youth Mental Health First Aid May 12 – Virtual Resiliency and Trauma Informed Care Symposium May 21 – Processing Trauma Through Play Therapy Find more events at www.tanagerplace.org/events-calendar. Listen to KMRY 93.1 on May 25 at 8:30 a.m.… Read more →