Parent to Parent Annual Summer Picnic

Families of children with special health care needs often talk about feelings of isolation and loneliness. This is why the Parent to Parent office at Children’s Village makes every effort to engage and interact with every family who walks through its doors. From support groups, activities for children, parties, special interest groups and trainings throughout Read more about Parent to Parent Annual Summer Picnic[…]

The Magic of Hospice and its Volunteers

Our hospice volunteers, headed up by Dottie Hildebrand, are the singularly best group ever convened. Passion doesn’t begin to describe the commitment with which they serve. Surely, they could rightfully adopt the postman’s credo as their own, “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of Read more about The Magic of Hospice and its Volunteers[…]

Cottage in the Meadow Shines at Community Open House

On July 14 the community gathered to signify the completion of Cottage in the Meadow, the new home for hospice. This event saw a tremendous turn out and garnered new and increased interest from a plethora of community members from all backgrounds. As our neighbors and colleagues walked through each portion of the facility, their Read more about Cottage in the Meadow Shines at Community Open House[…]

Donor Spotlight: Singing Kohls’ Praises

Parent to Parent’s annual celebration for “one 2 one”: participants (children with special needs and program teen mentors) was recently held at Children’s Village. The event was sponsored by Kohls who provided a team of great staff to help and also funding for the event. Thank you Kohls! The event involved Karaoke and cake, so Read more about Donor Spotlight: Singing Kohls’ Praises[…]

Yakima Biggest Loser Lunch

Ali the 1st female biggest loser will speak about living big and keeping a healthy lifestyle. Ali is an advocate for defeating childhood obesity and through her journey she can teach others her experience of how healthy eating and physical activity has changed her life. Tickets are for sale at the Yakima Athletic Club and Read more about Yakima Biggest Loser Lunch[…]