LUK CommUNITY Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE03/09/2021
LUK, Inc. to Host a Series of Supportive Community Activities Thanks to Funding from the Community Foundation of North Central Massachusetts.
LUK, Inc. is excited to announce $55,000 in grant funding from the Community Foundation of North CentralMassachusetts (CFNCM) in partnership with the MA Executive Office of Housing andEconomic Development. Over the next five months, LUK will offer a variety of supports for vulnerable children and adults in the North Central Region, who are struggling due to COVID-19. Special focus will be on community members who are not already connectedto support services. “During this critical time of struggle for many children, adolescents, and families across Central Massachusetts, LUK feels honored to receive funding from CFNCM,” said Jacquelyn Reinert, LUK’s Assistant Director of Trauma Services. “Although our agency is hard at work to provide responsive services to families, the additional funding provides us with the unique opportunity to reach out to communities that may not otherwise interact with a mental health agency like LUK.”The engaging activities will be staffed by LUK clinicaland support staff who will also have the ability to connect youth and their families toother services as needed.
LUK, Inc. is a nonprofit multi-service agency dedicated to improving the safety, health, and emotional well-being of youth, families, and adults. As a community-based organization, LUK offers an array of child and family services through five regional offices in Central Massachusetts: in Fitchburg, Boylston, Webster, and Worcester. LUK’s mission is to challenge and inspire youth, adults, and families to realize their unique potential through community-based prevention, intervention, education, and support services.