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Zepf Center News

Zepf Center Names New CEO

Published Saturday, March 31, 2018

We are pleased to announce the Zepf Center Board of Trustees has named Deb Flores CEO! Deb joined Zepf in 2014 as COO, then served as Interim CEO since July/2017. She came to Zepf from the Lucas County Department of Job & Family Services and Child Support Services where she served the most vulnerable residents as Executive Director. Deb holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration, Finance, and Government from the University of Toledo.

She is a 20 under 40 Award Recipient, YWCA Milestone Awardee, OJFSDA Director of the Year, University of Toledo Outstanding Minority Alumni Awardee and has received the Area Office on Aging President’s Award.

Congratulations, Deb!


Integrated care is the coordination of general and behavioral health care needs in an effort to treat not just the body but the mind.


University of Toledo Songfest to Benefit Zepf Center

Songfest is a grand philanthropic tradition that can be described as a song and dance performance by different University of Toledo organizations and the second oldest tradition next to Homecoming. It will be held on Saturday, March 30, beginning at 5:00 PM at Savage Arena. This year Songfest will benefit Zepf Center.


Scratch-off lottery tickets wrong gift for children

Please read the letter-to-the-editor written by Steve Kapela concerning lottery tickets not being appropriate gifts for children.


Navigating the Holiday Stress with Children

The holiday season can be a season of seeing family, socializing with friends, attending parties, breaks from school, and lots of yummy holiday treats.  It can also be a time of additional stress, extra tantrums and arguments from children, and longer to-do lists.  To help navigate this stress here are some tips to get through the season.