The house where Nicolette Elias, a victim of intimate partner violence, was found.
Michael Hill Earns Hometown Hero Award!
Spectrum’s J.O.B.S. intern Mike Hill is this month’s United Way Hometown Hero! Here he is with WPTZ and the United Way at ECHO Lake Aquarium & Science Center, accepting the award. Congratulations, Mike! Thank you for all you do for our youth and families!
Celia is a Local Hero!
Recently, WVNY/WFFF featured Celia Andrews as a “local hero” because she inspired and began the Spectrum Student Sleep Out three years ago. This weekend, over 250 students are sleeping out in backyards, on football fields, and on school lawns to raise awareness of youth homelessness.
Where would you be?
“To be honest, I couldn’t guarantee if I’d be alive or not.”
This is what one young woman told us when asked where she would be without Spectrum. Watch this video to get a glimpse inside our drop-in and residences, and hear from three clients who are turning their lives around.