SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A grand opening ceremony was held Monday at the Wellness for the Culture on Main Street in Springfield.
The new location aims to help engage inner city black and brown communities and provide mental health services, as well as integrate and partner with entertainment and leisure businesses.
Whitney Dodds, LMHC is the founder of Wellness for the Culture, LLC which she launched in 2017. She credits her grandfather for her influence: “I fully believe that representation is half the battle. I want to show that black culture IS professional – we don’t have to lose our culture to choose our careers or our communities, ”Dodds.
In one news press release sent to 22News on behalf of Wellness for the Culture, LLC, Dodds wanted a convenient location for people along a bus route to make mental health services accessible indoors …
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