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Let’s celebrate #TribeTuesday! Meet Greg Collins, a unit charge at Oaklawn, The Children’s Campus. Greg has long history of helping youth in our community. He worked for the Juvenile Justice Center in South Bend in 2002. “It was the same youth in and out, like a revolving door,” he said. “There was another young man who had the same thought as I, ‘How do we catch it at the other end?’ ” So the two teamed up with another man in the community to open the Greg Collins Youth Center. Greg even ran for city council and school board, with a desire to be a part of the conversations that would shape services and policies affecting our community’s youth. Despite an endorsement from the South Bend Tribune, he lost both races. But Greg has not given up on his dream. Although the center closed, Greg still mentors about 20 young men through his non-profit, the Greg Collins Youth at Heart Foundation, and ministers to men through his work with Compassionate Heart Ministry. He continues to seek new opportunities for his non-profit, including the possibility of opening a group home for homeless youth. ... See MoreSee Less

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Even brief flashing images of drug paraphernalia are sufficient to trigger a flood of dopamine in a recovering brain, which can, in turn, cause a relapse. #didyouknow
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2600 Oakland Avenue
Elkhart, IN 46517
(574) 533-1234
(800) 282-0809
Fax: (574) 537-2697
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330 Lakeview Drive
PO Box 809
Goshen, IN 46527
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415 East Madison Street
South Bend, IN 46617
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1411 Lincolnway West
Mishawaka, IN 46544
(574) 259-5666
Fax: (574) 255-6179
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