Category Archives: General

“Learning How to Live Again”

Posted on Aug 31, 2015 by

A young man’s journey from addiction to independence “Don’t ever use drugs….they caused me financial, legal, relationship, and emotional problems.” Garret is a 23-year-old resident of the COTS Young Adult Program. He came to COTS after going through treatment for his addiction at The Mooring… Read More

Jake: Driven to Succeed

Posted on May 26, 2015 by

“I was struggling to figure out who I really was,” explains Jake. In his early 20’s, Jake began examining his identity. His family did not support his ultimate decision, and they kicked him out of the house when he was 20. He was able to… Read More

United Community

Posted on Mar 12, 2015 by

The following three businesses are offering EXTRA cash back during the month of March whenever you make a purchase with one of your registered cards in the United Community Program: Culver’s of Neenah – 15% (Neenah location only)              … Read More

“Life is Just Better”

Posted on Mar 12, 2015 by

A former resident learns to socialize and stay sober “Drinking is the root of all of my evil. It destroys my functionality,” says Jay. Jay came to COTS after going through six months of treatment at The Mooring House. He had spent most of his… Read More

Help for the Homeless 2015

Posted on Feb 12, 2015 by

91.9/91.5 The Family’s “Help for the Homeless” hygiene drive will be collecting new personal care and cleaning products for  area crisis agencies…including ours…. so that we can dedicate our limited financial resources to providing  qualified personnel, safe housing, nutritious food, education, and case management to… Read More

A video Valentine from COTS

Posted on Feb 11, 2015 by

We wanted to “share the love” by creating a video Valentine for all of our amazing supporters! Click here to watch the video on YouTube. Thank you for all that you do to help our residents transform their lives! 

Volunteer Spotlight: Katie Daw

Posted on Feb 2, 2015 by

“I just wanted to do something,” says Katie Daw, COTS’ volunteer Activities Coordinator. Katie began volunteering at COTS three days a week at the beginning of December. “I wanted the experience,” she says. Katie first learned about COTS when she was looking for an ongoing… Read More

COTS Cooks Up a New Kitchen

Posted on Nov 21, 2014 by

Last month, thanks to the generous financial support from the J. J. Keller Foundation, we were able to renovate the kitchen in our young adult building. The idea behind the renovation project was to transform an old cafeteria-style kitchen into the “center” of the home,… Read More

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