Mental Illness

CenterPointe, Inc.

Agency
CenterPointe, Inc.
2633 P Street
Lincoln, NE 68503
402-475-8717
475-6728
Christopher (Topher) Hansen

CenterPointe's mission is to help people with substance use and mental health problems attain healthier, more productive lives.

Contact
Abbigail Swatsworth
(402) 475-8717 x133
Available projects
Birthday Crew: You can be a part of making Birthdays brighter. Women, men and teens celebrating a birthday while they are in treatment receive 1-2 balloons and a birthday card from Birthday Crew members. CenterPointe will contact you 1 week in advance by email and you deliver balloons and cards to our administrative offices.

Work in outpatient facility in an office setting doing clerical work - filing, reception, etc.

semester or 20 hrs.
3-Feb
flexible
flexible
Training provided relevant to position
Application & interview

Due to changes in Medicaid, internship positions are limited, and are often not available for undergrads. We are happy to orient students to other fields of work within behavioral health, through office based
internships/volunteer positions.

Classification
Fall 2012
Pettit, Pat
HHP 100 Drugs in Modern Society
Mental Illness, Treatment, Substance Abuse, Internship, Health and Human Services

The Midtown Center

Agency
The Midtown Center
2966 "O" Street
Lincoln, NE 68510
402-441-8150
441-8152

The Midtown Center is the Day Rehabilitation program for persons challenged by the symptoms of a severe mental illness. The basic premise of the Midtown Center is that work is important for everyone. People with mental illnesses are like anyone else, they need a chance to live up to their potential, to make a contribution, to feel needed. Structured work related rehabilitative services are provided to consumers who are motivated to improve their level of functioning.

Contact
Nancy Field
402-441-8150
Available projects

Works with Matt Talbot Kitchen or Center for People in Need Need individuals to organize activities for members Educate clients regarding adult onset diabetes and exercise

Yes
Contact Volunteer Coordinator

Members present from: 8:30 am - 1:30 pm Hours of operation: 7:30 pm -5:00 pm

Classification
Fall 2012
Adults, Mental Illness, health, rehab