UH recognizes employee excellence for first quarter of 2024

We couldn’t deliver on our mission without our amazing employees. That’s why we’re proud to celebrate some of them here. Each Employee of the Quarter is nominated by their peers. Each breathes life into Unity House’s core values: honesty, integrity, and respect. Congratulations to our most recent honorees! DSP of Q1 2024: Katrina Starks Community Integration Specialist,… Continue Reading UH recognizes employee excellence for first quarter of 2024

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Securing Futures, Today

Tomorrow is built by those who plan for it. One of those planners is Bob Neigh. His brother Phil has been a resident at Unity House’s Green Street IRA in Ithaca since 1988. Bob said he began making regular donations to Unity House because he believes in the mission. Recently, Bob made his generosity permanent.… Continue Reading Securing Futures, Today

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Freezin’ for a reason: Unity House Plungers raise more than $2,900 for Special Olympics

Unity House Polar Plungers team pose for a group photo outside of their tent at the event

Saturday’s freezing temperatures didn’t stop the Unity House Plungers team from participating in the Ithaca Polar Plunge at Taughannock Falls State Park. The team took to the 36 degree frigid water of Cayuga Lake in Trumansburg on March 23. 19 Unity House staff members raised more than $2,900 for Special Olympics New York, the third… Continue Reading Freezin’ for a reason: Unity House Plungers raise more than $2,900 for Special Olympics

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Meet Kenny

My name is Kenny. I am 57 years old. I have Major Depressive Disorder and suffer from perpetual loneliness. I have been attending PROS for over 5 years. This program has helped me socialize and feel like a part of the community. I have two daughters who live in Florida, whom I love very much.… Continue Reading Meet Kenny

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Charlie Mills to speak at Unity House’s 2024 Annual Dinner

Auburn-based general contractor Charlie Mills has been selected as this year’s annual dinner guest speaker. He will speak at Unity House’s annual board and award dinner on Monday, April 29 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Auburn. Born in Seneca Falls, general contractor and business owner Charlie Mills had it rough growing up. As the… Continue Reading Charlie Mills to speak at Unity House’s 2024 Annual Dinner

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Meet Shannon

Last March, GRACE House and PROS participant Shannon had an open beer and a bag of cocaine beside her, about to turn 55 years old. “I finally realized that this was not the life I wanted to live any longer,” she said. “I finally asked for help.” Continue Reading Meet Shannon

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Meet Carol

My name is Carol. I have anxiety, panic attacks and depression. I have been coming to PROS since the beginning of 2019. Over the last 5 years, I have learned many things about my diagnosis and skills to cope with my symptoms. Growing up, I had a hard childhood – which I’m working hard to… Continue Reading Meet Carol

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