When Grace’s anxiety became too big to wrap her arms around, she turned to Amberwing – Center for Youth & Family Well-Being. There, she learned the skills to breathe through difficult moments while feeling validated and supported along the way.
Amberwing — Center for Youth & Family Well-Being was created by the Miller-Dwan Foundation to provide the greatest level of compassion and skill, in the most welcoming of healing environments. Set in a restful wooded area, Amberwing brings together the combined resources of community philanthrophy and a health system to create a national model for effective mental health care.
Solvay Hospice House
When it feels like everything is closing in at once, who do you entrust with the care of your beloved grandmother—the one who made everyone around her feel so special? For Jessie and her dad Bruce, Solvay Hospice House became a beacon of compassion, understanding and peace for their Evelyn at the most difficult time.
Rehab - Miller-Dwan Inpatient
COVID-19 knocked Wayne down, hard and fast. Over the next 3 months, he slowly got back up with the steady help of a dedicated team of rehabilitation specialists who were learning, like the rest of the world, how to adjust during a pandemic.
Getting kids in speech therapy to open up and engage isn’t always easy. But having a cheery black Lab retriever there to greet you and learn alongside you can help. That’s what speech pathologist Chelsea hoped for when she sought out a facility dog.
Julia Koepp is a seventeen-year-old student, artist and mental health advocate who found help for anxiety at Amberwing – Center for Youth & Family Well-Being.
She wants to go into the mental health care field when she graduates. For now, she’s using her voice—and her art—to share messages of support and healing.
Solvay Hospice House
When the health of someone you love is diminishing, you want to give them more time somehow. Those were the feelings of Jim Larson and his four boys when they decided—along with their beloved wife and mom, Alice—that it was time to move her to Solvay Hospice House.