Tag Archives: Children’s Farm Home

First Person Singular: ‘Broke’ – memories of arriving at the Children’s Farm Home

Editor’s Note: First Person Singular showcases personal stories related to mental health. Contributions via email are welcome though we don’t guarantee we’ll use every submission.  The following is a true story, in the form of creative non-fiction.  And yes, we … Continue reading

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Renovation continues at Children’s Farm Home

From The Corvallis Gazette Times, November 27, 2011 It was supposed to cost $4.5 million to renovate Old School at the Children’s Farm Home on Highway 20 between Albany and Corvallis, but an unanticipated septic system upgrade has bumped the … Continue reading

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Trillium receives $2 million donation

From The Portland Business Journal, December 6, 2006 Trillium Family Services has received a $2 million donation that will jump-start renovations at the Trillium Children’s Farm Home campus in Corvallis. The donation, from Dave and Penny Lowther of Philomath, is … Continue reading

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Closure of Adolescent Treatment Services at the Oregon State Hospital

DATE: January 31, 2005 TO: Interested Persons FROM: Robert E. Nikkel, MSW – Administrator RE: Closure of Adolescent Treatment Services at the Oregon State Hospital The Department of Human Services, Office of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OMHAS) has had … Continue reading

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Nowhere to turn

From The Oregonian, October 25, 1999, by Michelle Roberts READ – Losing Christopher – a son out of control, October 24, 1999 On May 22, 1996, Sydney Putnam moved Christopher Hutchinson‘s folder to the top of her stack. Putnam, a … Continue reading

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