October 2001

Northern Kentucky Staff Refurbishes Group Homes on Advocacy Day

The Northern Kentucky office of Catholic Health Initiatives proclaimed September 21 "Advocacy Day" and used the day to help The Point ARC of Northern Kentucky refurbish two group homes and a recreation area used by persons with developmental disabilities and traumatic brain injuries. Thirty Northern Kentucky staff members gave their time and muscle to the cause. Together, the group:

· Restored and repainted a housemother’s apartment
· Cleaned living spaces and windows
· Repainted a living room and stairway
· Removed old wallpaper
· Restored and repainted six exterior doors
· Re-stained a deck and 15 picnic tables
·Washed walls