Entries by Amanda Winslow

Taps + Trails tickets are on sale now!

The warm weather has us thinking about some cold microbrews and garden-fresh appetizers! Join us on Thursday, October 5 for our 2nd annual Taps + Trails event. We’ll have beer samples, food pairings, live music and a chance to learn more about IKUS and Indian Trails Camp. Tickets are on sale now! http://tapsandtrails2017.eventbrite.com https://www.facebook.com/events/129010547677235/

R.E.C. Connect News

We’re looking forward to another fun month of classes, activities and special events in our R.E.C. Connect program! Be sure to join us on Wednesday afternoons for Rock Band 101! It’s a great chance for music lovers to explore different instruments and learn the basics of performing in a band. Upcoming special events in August […]

Camp ALEC is only a few days away!

Camp ALEC is only a few days away and we’re so excited to be partnering with their organization for the third year at Indian Trails Camp! Camp ALEC is a week-long summer camp specifically designed for children with physical disabilities whose primary mode of communication is AAC (augmentative and alternative communication) with a goal of […]

Respite updates for the fall!

We’re excited to announce that we will be offering new options for our weekend respites this fall! In addition having two respite weekends for adults ages 18+ each month, we will have one children’s respite each month for ages 5 to 17 and one weekend of drop-in respites each month (an 8am to 2pm session […]

R.E.C. Connect News

Hello! The summer months are a perfect time to enjoy some of the beauty and activities that Michigan has to offer. We are pleased to assist all individuals in experiencing nature and outdoor activities. The Accessible Outdoors course offered on Sunday afternoons provides a great opportunity for all participants of all abilities to experience different […]

R.E.C. Connect News

Hello! In anticipation for Independence Day next week, some of our R.E.C. Connect members attended and participated in an evening concert entitled “American Rock N’ Roll Night”.  Members of the band Owl performed various songs from the 80’s and 90’s, which got all in attendance dancing,  moving in their seats or even joining in to […]

R.E.C. Connect News

Hello! This past weekend we had Glamour Night on the Town! The evening started with releasing our inner glamour diva with a little help from Mary Kay representative, Tori. After our make-up makeover, we headed over to Uccello’s for some great conversation and delish food! Do you feel like you missed out on girls night […]

Wednesday, June 28: Join IKUS for Ottawa County CMH Consumer Advisory Committee

Join us this Wednesday, June 28th, for Community Mental Health of Ottawa County‘s next Consumer Advisory Commitee meeting! Everyone is welcome! This is a great opportunity for consumers, guardians and families to ask questions about CMHOC’s programs and processes as well as receive CMHOC updates from Lynne Doyle (CMHOC Executive Director). It will be held […]

Accessible Art Creation Day with Zot Artz!

In partnership with Zot Artz we had an accessible art creation day for campers, partner programs and community participants. Accessible art tools allowed everyone to experience the full creative process in the creation of unique art pieces. A HUGE thanks to Dwayne Szot, nationally renowned artist, for providing this opportunity to create original works of […]