After 23 Years of Helping Families Become Families, Marney Toole Retires
Marney Toole's love of children led her to a career as a nurse and then family services coordinator of the Martha’s Vineyard Family Center. She will retire on June 30 after 23 years at the center.
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Crisis Stabilization Center at Red House Becomes Reality

Leaders at the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital and Martha’s Vineyard Community Services signed off on a long-planned agreement this week that clears the way for use of the building known as the Red House.

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Community Services Launches Telemedicine Program

The new program aims to better serve the needs of patients seeking mental health services.

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Community Services Eyes New Campus on Adjacent Property
Leaders at Martha’s Vineyard Community Services this week quietly unveiled future plans to build a new facility on property adjacent to the current campus across the road from the regional high school in Oak Bluffs.
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Raising Hope for Help with Substance Abuse

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services has spent more than a year working on a plan in collaboration with the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital to establish a new short-term outpatient care facility to cope with the problem and provide a new option for treating substance abuse.

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Community Services, Nathan Mayhew Seminars Merge

By mutual agreement, Martha’s Vineyard Community Services has taken ownership of the renovated Luce house for permanent use by the Family Center. The dormant Seminars, formed in 1976 to provide lectures and college-level courses on the Vineyard, will no longer exist.

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Community Services Streamlines Development Efforts
Martha’s Vineyard Community Services recently announced that Jan Hatchard has rejoined the agency in a newly created position of donor relations manager.
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Youth Collaborative Unveils New Building Plan
An Islandwide youth collaborative formed last year to enhance programs for adolescents at risk unveiled plans this week for a new building to house their group.
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Supporting Families With Care and a Steady Hand
Kathi Hackett has been with Martha's Vineyard Community Services long enough to have photos of a smiling five-year-old boy who has grown into a handsome 30-year-old man taped to her office wall.
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Hospital Donates Space for Community Services Crisis Center

Islanders experiencing mental health and substance abuse crises are expected to benefit from a Martha’s Vineyard Community Services crisis stabilization unit that will be run on hospital grounds. The so-called red house will be renovated to house the program.

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