Seasons Receives $4,500 from O'Brien County Community Foundation Grant
June 20, 2017
Spencer, IA – Seasons Center for Behavioral Health has received a $4,500 grant from the O’Brien County Community Foundation/Siouxland Community Foundation. The funding will be used to purchase outdoor and indoor furniture for Camp Autumn, a therapeutic camp for children, located at 4233 Yew Avenue in Sutherland, Iowa. Weekly day camp services at Camp Autumn began on June 5, 2017 and will run for 9 weeks. Planning is underway to design, schedule, and offer additional camps, services, and events for the other months of the year.
Seasons Center Receives Funding for Mobile Crisis Services
May 25, 2017
Spencer, IA – Seasons Center received funding from Northwest Iowa Care Connections to provide mobile crisis services in six counties in northwest Iowa beginning January 1, 2018. The mobile crisis services will cover Clay, Dickinson, O’Brien, Osceola, Lyon and Palo Alto counties.
Camp Autumn Receives Donation from Iowa Great Lakes Fishing Club
May 19, 2017
Spencer, IA – Camp Autumn received a donation of fishing supplies from the Iowa Great Lakes Fishing Club. The therapeutic day camp, located in O’Brien County, is home to a 30 acre lake, where many of the outdoor camp activities, like fishing, will take place.
Seasons Hosts Educational Summit for Foster and Adoptive Families on June 17
May 15, 2017
Sutherland, IA – Seasons invites all local foster and adoptive families to attend We are Family, a free one-day educational summit, on Saturday, June 17. Parents and caregivers will attend a training focused on trauma and its effects, attachment, and cultural competency, while the children enjoy a day at Camp Autumn.
Seasons Receives Grant for Specialized Prevention & Early Intervention Resources
May 12, 2017
Spencer, IA – Seasons Center for Behavioral Health has received a $20,000 grant from the Lakes Area Decat Board. This grant will be used to purchase resources and materials to support the implementation of specialized prevention and early intervention behavioral health, physical health, wellness, and nature-based programs and services at Autumn’s Center and Camp Autumn.
Color Run Raises Over $15,000 for Therapeutic Camp
May 10, 2017
Orange City, IA – On Saturday, April 8th, over 300 adults and children participated in the 2nd END IT! for Autumn Color Run benefiting Camp Autumn. The fundraiser brought in $15,001.08 for the therapeutic day camp opening June 5. Camp Autumn is an extension of Autumn’s Center, a regional children’s center located in Spencer, Iowa, which just served its 1,000th child since opening on October 31, 2016.
Spencer, IA – On October 31, 2016, Autumn’s Center opened its doors to provide specialty care for children ages 0-21 in northwest Iowa. In just over six months, Autumn’s Center, located in Spencer, is serving its 1,000th child.