Breastfeeding Support Group at Memorial

Breastfeeding Support Group at Memorial Bring your breastfeeding baby and join certified breastfeeding educators, maternal child health nurses and other moms for support, encouragement, ideas and evidence based problem solving. Expectant moms are also encouraged to attend. When: Wednesdays from 3 – 4:30pm Location:  Memorial Maternal Health Address: 2903 W Walnut Avenue, Yakima WA (located Read more about Breastfeeding Support Group at Memorial[…]

Memorial offers education and training on advance directives

Two workshops to be held Tuesday, April 7 Does your physician know what medical treatment you want – and don’t want – in the event that you’re in an accident or diagnosed with a terminal illness? Does your family know your wishes? Five Wishes is a living will that makes your wishes known. It’s user-friendly Read more about Memorial offers education and training on advance directives[…]

Memorial offers grief recovery workshop

Memorial offers grief recovery workshop 8-week program begins April 2 Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital is offering a grief recovery workshop for anyone dealing with a loss such as a death, divorce, loss of relationship or identity. The course is centered around personal discovery, with homework-style exercises designed to help you focus on grief recovery. The Read more about Memorial offers grief recovery workshop[…]

Nutritionist vs Dietitian – Is there a difference?

By Kim McCorquodale RDN, CSO, CD North Star Lodge The world of nutrition can be a confusing one. There are new studies with new results all of the time. It can be hard to decide what the right thing to eat is or who to trust. And there are many people anxious to help you Read more about Nutritionist vs Dietitian – Is there a difference?[…]

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

Memorial Family of Services is joining with KCTS9 in Seattle to host a preview screening of the film, “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies” on Tuesday, March. 24. This three-part, six-hour television miniseries is presented by preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns and directed by award-winning filmmaker Barak Goodman. The March 24 event offers a sneak Read more about Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies[…]

Film preview for “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies” open to public March 24 at The Seasons

Ken Burns documentary based on best-selling book, serves as biography on cancer (YAKIMA) – Memorial Family of Services and Seattle public television station KCTS 9 are pleased to host a film screening of “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies” on Tuesday, March 24, at The Seasons Performance Hall in Yakima. This three-part, six-hour television miniseries, Read more about Film preview for “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies” open to public March 24 at The Seasons[…]

Congratulations to the Treusdells, celebrating 70 years of marriage

Dale and Dorothy Treusdell celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Monday, March 16, while receiving respite care at Cottage in the Meadow. Dale met Dorothy when he was home recovering from malaria – he served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II, including at Guadalcanal. They married on March 16, 1945 and have Read more about Congratulations to the Treusdells, celebrating 70 years of marriage[…]

Register for the Holland Class now!

It’s not too late for parents to register for the new Holland class starting on March 20! Holland is an 8-week support and learning class for parents on the journey of raising a child with special needs.  For More Information Click Here >> I LOVE Holland!  It was offered to me at a time in Read more about Register for the Holland Class now![…]

Dairy Queen supports Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shannon Dininny, Memorial Communications (509) 577-5051 Dairy Queen supports Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Free cone for donation to CMN Hospitals Dairy Queen is celebrating its 75th anniversary by supporting Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Each customer who makes a donation to CMN Hospitals at participating Dairy Queen stores Read more about Dairy Queen supports Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals[…]