Kersten joins Prairie View’s Newton, East Wichita offices
Prairie Watch welcomes Courtney Kersten, LCPC, to its clinical staff members at Prairie View’s Newton and East Wichita workplaces in which she performs with children and adolescents ages to 18. She particularly enjoys functioning with little ones 10 yrs of age and under as well as all those with autism.
Kersten, a certified scientific qualified counselor, is liable for analysis, procedure scheduling and supplying therapy to small children, such as therapeutic play. She holds degrees from Wichita Point out University and the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, and has more than 10 several years of encounter in the psychological and behavioral wellbeing care area.
“I selected this area with a common objective of several providers: to enable people today,” Kersten reported. “I sense honored creating a place to approach by way of and make meaning from my clients’ encounters. Entering into a child’s planet by their enjoy and supporting them whilst they determine out their earth feels like magic.”
An appreciation for the integrated team model utilized at Prairie Watch attracted her to the organization.
“Having that integrated staff is critical to caring for clientele holistically,” she suggests. “Each consumer has multi-dimensional desires and owning a team feels like the most efficient way to make effective remedy progress.”
For extra information about Kersten or to schedule an appointment, remember to phone Prairie See at 800-992-6292.
KDOT requesting reviews on STIP modification
The Kansas Division of Transportation (KDOT) requests reviews on an amendment to the FFY 2021-2024 Statewide Transportation Enhancement Method (STIP) doc.
The STIP is a venture distinct publication that lists all KDOT administered tasks, irrespective of funding resource, and consists of projects for counties and towns as perfectly as initiatives on the Point out Highway Method. The list of assignments becoming amended to the STIP can be considered at http://www.ksdot.org/bureaus/burProgProjMgmt/stip/stip.asp .
The acceptance of the STIP amendment necessitates a public comment period, which concludes May perhaps 5. To make feedback on the modification, speak to KDOT’s Division of Plan and Challenge Management at (785) 296-3254.
This details is available in alternative accessible formats. To get hold of an substitute format, make contact with the KDOT Division of Communications, (785) 296-3585 (Voice/Hearing Impaired-711).
SBA Announces Formal Cafe Revitalization Fund software and tips
SBA Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman recenlty declared crucial facts on software demands, eligibility, and a software guide for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RFF). The cafe market has been among the most difficult-strike sectors during the financial downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. To assist bring jobs again and revive the industry, the American Rescue System, signed into legislation by President Joe Biden, founded the $28.6 billion Cafe Revitalization Fund at the U.S. Tiny Small business Administration (SBA). The SBA will administer the cash to the hardest-hit modest dining places.
“Today, we are starting the approach to assist places to eat and bars throughout the place devastated by the pandemic, and this is our information: Support is here. With the launch of the Restaurant Revitalization Fund, we’re prioritizing funding to the most difficult-strike tiny organizations – irreplaceable accumulating sites in our neighborhoods and communities that require a lifeline now to get back on their ft,” explained SBA Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman. “And, thanks to clear directives from Congress, we’re rolling out this application to make positive that these companies can meet payroll, buy provides, and get what they need in place to transition to today’s COVID-limited marketplace.”
Administrator Guzman emphasized, “We’re also concentrated on making certain that the RRF program’s application system is streamlined and cost-free of burdensome, bureaucratic hurdles – though nonetheless preserving robust oversight. Under my leadership, the SBA aims to be as entrepreneurial as the entrepreneurs we provide – and that suggests conference each individual modest small business where by they are, and offering them the help they need to have to recuperate, rebuild and prosper.”
Below this announcement, details on software specifications, eligibility, and a software guidebook are now out there in English at www.sba.gov/restaurants or in Spanish at www.sba.gov/restaurantes.
Forward of the software start and in excess of the upcoming two months, the SBA will build a 7-working day pilot interval for the RRF software portal and carry out considerable outreach and teaching. The pilot interval will be used to deal with technical troubles forward of the public start. Contributors in this pilot will be randomly picked from current PPP borrowers in precedence teams for RRF and will not acquire cash until the application portal is open up to the community.
Next the pilot, the application portal will be opened to the public. The official application start day will be announced at a later day. For the to start with 21 times that the software is open up, the SBA will prioritize examining purposes from compact businesses owned by ladies, veterans, and socially and economically deprived individuals. Following the 21-working day time period, all eligible candidates are encouraged to submit apps.
The groundwork for this announcement is the end result of a detailed work to achieve out to assorted stakeholders in buy to have an understanding of the needs and barriers dining places deal with in accessing emergency aid help.
Neighborhood small business leaders from underserved communities also welcomed RRF aid as substantially-necessary financial aid and are performing with their broad membership bases to navigate the grant application procedure.
In addition to restaurant teams and foremost advocacy groups for underserved enterprise communities, the SBA has engaged national and condition trade associations, and other small company stakeholders in modern months to understand their concerns about aid programs.