Tag Archives: young adult program

Amanda: Success in Bloom

Posted on Apr 29, 2015 by

“I separated from my parents and family because of abuse, and they did not want me anymore.”  To the outside world, it looked like Amanda’s life was on track. She was at Lawrence University studying music education when her family’s abuse reached a new level and… 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

Studying Success

Posted on Nov 21, 2014 by

Young adult resident is determined to beat the odds and lead a happy life Dominic left home right after he turned 18. He was still a senior in high school, but he knew that he had to escape the environment of abuse he had lived… Read More

Blog: Celebrate Successes, Not Failures

Posted on Apr 14, 2014 by

By Jenna Hammer, COTS Case Manager Jenna is the Young Adult and Living Debt Free Case Manager at COTS. Jenna started at COTS as a University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Bachelor of Social Work Intern in September of 2012. Once she graduated in May 2013, Jenna… Read More

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