Kairos News

Dutch Bros Coos Bay and North Bend Raise Over $2,300

Wednesday, Jun 14th 2017

COOS BAY, Ore. (June 14, 2017) – On Friday, June 9, Dutch Bros Coos Bay and North Bend locations raised $2,397.89 for Kairos, a local nonprofit organization that provides mental health services ...

Dutch Bros Coos Bay to Partner With Kairos on Mental Health Awareness Day

Monday, Jun 5th 2017

COOS BAY, Ore. (June 5, 2017) – On Friday, June 9, Dutch Bros Coos Bay and North Bend locations will donate $1 from every drink sold to Kairos, a local nonprofit organization that provides mental ...

Fending Off a Crisis

Saturday, Oct 1st 2016

MY-CRU, or the Mobile Youth Crisis Response Unit, is a project that aims to intercede in the early stages of a child's mental behavioral emergency. Kera Hood, hospital manager of Psychiatric Services, ...

Visiting expert sheds light on adverse childhood experiences

Wednesday, Jan 18th 2017

Robert Lieberman knows first-hand the impact that trauma can have on a person — even when that person has been trained, like he has, to help others deal with tragedy. Not too long ago, Lieberman ...

Asante Helps Kairos Meet Challenge Grant

Monday, Feb 9th 2015

Asante Three Rivers Medical Center recently provided a donation to Kairos that will enable the organization to bring in a total of $475,000 in challenge grants from three foundations to support the development ...

Mental health for the young and vulnerable - Daily Courier

Tuesday, May 27th 2014

May is National Mental Health Awareness month. More specifically it is also Children’s Mental Health Awareness month. Many communities around the country, including here in southern Oregon, have ...

Your Views: Children’s mental health: a priority - The World

Thursday, May 22nd 2014

May is National Mental Health Awareness month. More specifically it is also Children’s Mental Health Awareness month. Many communities around the country, including here on the South Coast, have ...

Kairos luncheon sets fundraising record - The World

Thursday, May 22nd 2014

COOS BAY — Kairos held its annual fundraiser luncheon Friday at the Black Market Gourmet. Among those present were Rep. Caddie McKeown, D-Coos Bay; Sen. Arnie Roblan, D-Coos Bay; and Coos Bay Mayor ...

New Mental Health Services On the Way - KDRV

Friday, May 9th 2014

Medford is preparing to receive a major upgrade to its mental health services. The changes, set to take place over the course of the Summer, coincide with Mental Health Awareness Month, which lasts through ...

Mental health support net centers opening in Jackson County - KTVL

Friday, May 9th 2014

Chad McComas is the board chairman for Compass House; A clubhouse model of psycho-social rehabilitation.     When the Dasil Drop-in Center and Hawthorne Center went out of business those ...

Kairos nets $450K grant for new children mental health campus - Daily Courier

Wednesday, Apr 30th 2014

The Kairos program for at- risk youths have been awarded a $450,000 grant from the Ann & Bill Swindells Charitable Trust to help finance construction of its new Children’s Mental Health Campus ...

Kairos Seeks Foster Parents - Illinois Valley News

Wednesday, Apr 2nd 2014

Southern Oregon Adolescent Study and Treatment Center, or SOASTC, changed its name last year to “Kairos,” the Greek term meaning “a moment when change is possible.”“The name ...

Kairos gets new building - KTVL

Tuesday, Apr 1st 2014

GRANTS PASS, Ore.- Intensive mental health program for children, adolescents, young adults and their families, Kairos, held an open house this evening to show its newest facility. The new building has ...

Counseling Center gets new home - Daily Courier

Sunday, Mar 30th 2014

Kairos specializes in treating youth Kairos, a Grants Pass- based treatment center that works with at-risk youth, is inviting the public to an open house Tuesday to visit its new $4.5 million Children’s ...

Kairos Opens New Mental Health Center - KDRV

Tuesday, Apr 1st 2014

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Five years ago Sandy Heine watched as her adopted daughter suffered a psychotic episode. It lasted 11 days. “It was difficult for her to speak. It was difficult for her ...

Mental Health Help for Kids Gets Boost - KDRV

Friday, Mar 21st 2014

More than half a million dollars in grants are coming to a southern Oregon organization that helps kids with a diagnosis of a  mental health illness. Kairos, which used to be known as SOASTC, ...

Local non-profit receives grant funds - Daily Courier

Friday, Nov 22nd 2013

GRANTS PASS, Ore.-Kairos Northwest was given $350,000 to put toward a new children's mental health campus.The award was one of four handed out by the Meyer Memorial Trust to organizations in Southern Oregon.CEO ...

'Doing the work of angels' - The World

Wednesday, Oct 30th 2013

Area could use a few more homes for kids in foster care who have mental illness October 30, 2013 9:19 am • By Emily Thornton, The World Kairos To help mentally ill kids in foster care, call Kairos ...

Tempo - Residential Treatment Home - KEZI

Thursday, Apr 25th 2013

http://www.kezi.com/young-adult-treatment-center/   EUGENE, Ore. — A new treatment home is coming to Eugene to help young adults develop the skills they need to be successful in the community. This ...

OFFICE OF THE SENATE PRESIDENT - News Release

Wednesday, Feb 6th 2013

Courtney Calls For ‘Game Changing’ Investment In Community Mental Health (SALEM) –Senate President Peter Courtney today called on members of the Oregon Legislature to make a “game ...