arbor circle is established
April 20, 2018
Formed through the merger of four organizations (The Advisory Center for Teens, The Grand Rapids Child Guidance Clinic, Family impact Care, Inc. and Mercy Respite Center), Arbor Circle is officially established. Each agency director shares their view of the future, the surrounding environment, and impact of change on their respective agencies. AOS officially joins this merger in 1997.
Gerald DeRuiter, the former President of Grand Rapids Child Guidance Clinic, becomes Arbor Circle’s first president. Additionally, Mary Alice Williams, the former President of the Advisory Center for Teens, becomes Arbor Circle first vice president.