Archive for May 2019

Erie House Memos to the Mayor Focus on Access to Mental Health Services

Erie Neighborhood House produced a pair of “Memos to the Mayor” on the topic of mental health following The Chicago Community Trust’s citywide On the Table initiative earlier this month. Program staff facilitated conversations at Erie House sites in West Town and Little Village in order to gather feedback, perspective and ideas from a cross-section…

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My Story Matters

School-Age Children Participate in My Story Matters Project

Luis, a third-grade student in the School-Age Program at Erie Neighborhood House, reads through the My Story Matters scrapbook he has just received. It’s a fun collection of photos of Luis and his friends paired with some personal narrative and inspirational quotes. He points to a quote from Nelson Mandela and inquires about him. When…

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