Dismas Charities Manchester Helps Cancer Coalition

Staff and residents from the Manchester program volunteered time to help raise funds for the Clay County Cancer Coalition during its annual radio auction. The auction, which raises over $10,000 yearly, distributes all proceeds to Clay County patients for use in purchasing gas cards, wigs, treatment and hotel stays. Manchester staff raised $200. Director Renee […]

Christmas at Dismas!

Dismas Business Special Edition Click the link or any picture below to read the entire Dismas Business publication Dismas Business Christmas Edition 2017

Dismas Charities Diersen Facility Holds Covenant Ceremony

Rise of the Fallen (Class 56) of the Diersen Substance Abuse Program heard from licensed CADAC and motivational speaker Cassandra Gray who told the graduates of the five F’s they should remember: Freedom, Face your Fear, Forgive, Forget the Past, and Finish Strong. Over 25 visitors attended. Like Us On Facebook!

Happy New Year!

New Year’s Eve is a day with two faces. One looking back at all that has been accomplished, or not. And the second looking forward with eager anticipation, or not. Where ever you find your spirit on the eve of 2018, I send you warm, grateful energy and thoughts about what WE accomplished as Team […]

Merry Christmas!

As Christmas Day approaches and we greet the holiday season with its lights, noise and bustle it seems fitting that we pause to be grateful and reflective. Grateful for All of the many blessings we have received and reflective of where we have been and where our lives are moving. My reflections take me to […]

Dismas Charities SAP Resident Panel Talks To Students

Three Diersen Substance Abuse Program residents formed a panel to share their story with students from Assumption High School. The students were escorted by Irene Bozio, Religious Studies teacher at Assumption. Like Us On Facebook!

2017 Santa Photos!

Jockey Pat Day Speaks At Dismas Charities Men’s Conference

Horse Racing Hall of Fame Jockey Pat Day was the featured speaker at the First Annual Men’s Recovery Conference on the campus of Dismas Charities St. Ann Substance Abuse Program (SAP). The two-day Harvesting Hope-themed event, included workshops, panel discussions, family events and sessions on Relapse Prevention, Recovery Tools, Coping with Change, and Forgiveness. According […]

Dismas Charities St. Ann Garden Reaps Veggies

The St. Ann Community Garden has reaped its first bountiful harvest of two bushels of green beans and over 200 ears of yellow sweet corn, according to Director Mark Meredith who assisted with the preparation of the corn and green beans served during a recent dinner. Senior Resident Donald Sherman (above) was one of the […]

Diersen Choir Sings At Watson Memorial

The 25 members of the Daughters of Change choir, composed entirely of clients in the Louisville-based Diersen Substance Abuse Program, recently sang during a Sunday service at Watson Memorial Baptist Church. The congregation served them a meal afterward as a way of saying thanks. Like Us On Facebook!