Author: Nexus Team

March 2022

month, our staff appreciation lunch provided by the Auxiliary of Nexus and Palmer’s Hot Chicken, as well as a story about our Generations Sober Mom Squad. The Auxiliary of Nexus is excited to announce Laura Jeffers and her mother Harriet Jeffers, as honorary chairs of the Mother’s May Brunch 2022.

February 2022

We are excited to highlight our recent Healthy Kids, Healthy Families® grant by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, introduce our new Community Engagement and Volunteer Manager, Cynthia Juarez, and feature Michelle Maclean, a Nexus alum who shares her recovery journey. Learn more about Nexus and how you can support our mission by signing up […]

January 2022

January is a time of new beginnings. This month, we’re highlighting the results of the Virtual Toy Drive by Brivo, Nexus’ award for Outstanding Healthcare Collaboration at the D CEO 2021 Excellence in Healthcare Awards last November, and a client success story by Nexus alum, Roshell Johnson, who shared her recovery journey. Save the Date and […]

December 2021

December is a time to reflect over the past year and look ahead towards the new one. In this month’s issue, learn about how Nexus provides food security and nutrition for clients in need, ways you can support women and children at Nexus during our Holidays at Nexus fundraiser and our new Becca Crowell Planned […]

November 2021

This month’s newsletter features our Recovery Support Services (RSS) program, a shoutout to our community partners PepsiCo/Frito-Lay and the North Texas Food Bank, and a staff highlight with Recovery Advocate and Charge Staff, Dori DeMay. You’re Invited!Nexus 50th Anniversary Disco & DessertFriday, November 12, 20218:00 – 10:00 PMThe Joule Since 1971, Nexus has helped women […]

October 2021

In this month’s issue, learn about Nexus’ Detox program, our new Young Supporters Council, and several fun events this fall to support the women and children of our recovery community. Then, read more from Nexus alum, Destiny Hall, who visited campus to share her victories since leaving treatment. Security For many of the women we […]

September 2021

September is a time of new beginnings—a new school year and a new fall season. This month’s newsletter features our new partnership with Trusted World, a shout out to National Recovery Month and North Texas Giving Day, as well as a staff spotlight on Sondra Hamilton, our Child Development Center Director, who shares how recovery […]

August 2021 Newsletter

As summer winds down and fall approaches, we are preparing for the start of a new school year for the children in residence, and new beginnings for women leaving treatment and those just beginning their journey. This month’s newsletter includes research about the increased overdose rate in 2020 and new medication-assisted treatment options for those […]

July 2021 Newsletter

It’s July and Nexus is abuzz with warm-weather activities on campus and in the community. This month’s newsletter features several exciting community partners as well as a story by Nexus alum, Mariana Armas, who recently shared her recovery journey with us. Then, join the action with our Summer Olympic Fundraiser along with a host of […]

June 2021 Newsletter

June is Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Awareness Month. According to the Centers for Disease Control, neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a withdrawal syndrome that can occur in newborns exposed to certain substances, including opioids, during pregnancy. Nexus is one of a few facilities in the state that provides services for pregnant women with substance use disorders […]