Former Detroit Lion Trevor Bates Uses His Journey To Help Others Impacted By Mental IllnessTrevor Bates, a former Detroit Lion, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss the moment in his life that ended his career in the NFL, but led to his life of helping others with their mental health challenges.
Friendship Circle Buys Dakota Bread Company To Provide Job Training, Baking Skills To Adults With Special NeedsBassie Shemtov, Co-Founder of Friendship Circle, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how much Friendship Circle has grown and why buying the Dakota Bread Company was important to the organization.
WATCH Street Beat: Disabilities This week on Street Beat, host Sean Lee from WWJ Newsradio 950 looks at living with a disability.
Friendship Bakery Teaches Special Needs Students Kitchen And Social SkillsA Metro Detroit community group is giving adults with special needs a chance to learn several skills needed to get a job. Classes at the Friendship Bakery, a 9-week program, are held Thursdays inside the Jewish Community Center in West Bloomfield Township.