In this episode Birdman visits with Penny Comerford, Case Manager for the Show Low Outpatient Programs, ChangePoint Integrated Health. Her specialties for ChangePoint are domestic violence and substance abuse.

Who is Penny Comerford?

I have worked at ChangePoint for 9 years. I was born and raised here and proudly have never lived anywhere but here. A true mountain girl. I have been married 38 years, with 2 kids and 6 grandkids. I previously worked for Catholic Social Services and trained foster parents for the State of Arizona. I currently teach domestic violence groups for abusers and teach the recovery groups for substance abuse. I LOVE my job!

 

You can visit their website at http://www.mychangepoint.org

ABOUT CHANGEPOINT

Our Mission

To Inspire Change, Empower Individuals and Improve Lives in Our Community.

We Inspire Change

Inspiration comes in many forms but the goal of ChangePoint is to provide an environment and staff that is able to inspire others to grow and succeed.

We Empower Individuals

ChangePoint provides a wide array of services to help individuals and families in our community succeed. Our team focuses on empowering those we serve by providing them with the critical skills and tools to achieve lifelong success. This may include equipping our clients with career development skills, living healthier lifestyles, enhancing their life skills, achieving educational goals, or relationships building skills and socialization skills.

We Improve Lives In Our Community

ChangePoint is a starting place for personal growth and improvement. We change lives by helping others enhance their life and relationship skills, achieve educational and employment goals, achieve self-sufficiency, and find meaningful success in all that they do. 

Our History

ChangePoint Integrated Health has been serving Navajo County with quality behavioral health services since 1966 and is a vital asset to the community. ChangePoint has seen much growth in its 50+ years of existence but has remained committed to making a difference in the lives of those we serve.

The demand for services in our rural community has led the organization to continue to grow and adapt by expanding various programs and services in the area. ChangePoint’s roots were in counseling services but the organization has grown into so much more by expanding into new areas such as housing, therapeutic foster care, psychiatry and so much more. ChangePoint is committed to continually expanding its offerings and bringing the many needed services to our rural community.

Our Impact to the Community

ChangePoint Integrated Health provides services to thousands of individuals each year. Changepoint

  • Provide services for over 6,000 individuals annually

  • Provide over 150,000 appointments and services annually

  • Offer 34 housing units that provide over 12,000 nights of housing annually

  • 16 bed inpatient psychiatric hospital provides over 5,000 bed stays each year

  • Provide over 50,000 transports annually

 

 

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