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How the Dewey Center helped Myriah heal her whole self

In 2013, Myriah Mundt worked at a senior living community in Port Washington. She often had to lift patients and eventually injured her back. She was treated with a lot of physical therapy – and painkillers. In fact, this course … Continue reading

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Helping patients no matter the cost

As manager of behavioral health services at Aurora St. Luke’s South Shore (ASLSS), Norm Shanks, MSN, RN, is seeing an increased need for acute services. “We’re seeing patients who are more vulnerable than in the past, and in greater volumes,” … Continue reading

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“I would do this 24 hours a day if I had the energy”: Why one volunteer dedicates so much to survivors of sexual abuse

“Domestic violence and trauma are issues I’m passionate about because my life has been impacted by it. I’ve been there – as a witness,” said Lynn Maglio, who has been volunteering with Aurora Healing and Advocacy Services since 2014. In … Continue reading

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Empowering counselors to empower people

If you’re reading this, then you’re among the many people who care deeply for those in need. You may even be someone who works or volunteers at an organization dedicated to helping others. But then, who helps the helpers? Especially … Continue reading

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“I knew it was the right thing to do”: How one nurse made it her mission to help survivors of assault

Deanna Grundl didn’t set out to become a forensic nurse. But now, she couldn’t imagine doing anything else. “I really have an amazing job. I’m so privileged to be able to help these patients,” she shared. Ten years ago, she … Continue reading

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Donor Spotlight: Chris Stebnitz knows the importance of paying it forward

Chris Stebnitz knows how vital emergency services are to a community. In fact, he would probably not be alive today if it weren’t for the help of a first responder who jumped into action almost 25 years ago. Chris was … Continue reading

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The journey to recovery: How the Jackie Nitschke Center saved my life

The Jackie Nitschke Center has been treating people for substance abuse for nearly 50 years. It offers residential treatment, intensive outpatient, individual counseling, sober living aftercare facilities and recovery support. Located in Green Bay, it also provides education and support … Continue reading

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