The Wheelchair Wash & Roll at Children’s Village in Yakima was a great success!

Twelve wheelchair users and their families helped us kick off this inaugural event. Wheelchairs tuned up by NuMotion, parents got massages by Elite Academy, lunch was served and chairs were cleaned by Conover Insurance, prizes were given away by various donors, and there was a sampling of wheelchair accessible vans, owned by local families, on Read more about The Wheelchair Wash & Roll at Children’s Village in Yakima was a great success![…]

Children’s Village Staff Share The Love

Sharing the love for Valentine’s Day, Children’s Village staff joined to collect more than 128 pounds of non-perishable food for the local food bank. New CEO Laura Crooks initiated this effort, saying “We know that food banks can often get generous donations of food during the holidays, especially around Christmas, but as the year goes Read more about Children’s Village Staff Share The Love[…]

Christmas Open House 2018

            On December 15, 2018, Children’s Village held its annual Christmas open house.  As the children arrived, they were greeted by “Edward the Elf”, who took pictures with them and referred them over to Santa Claus.  There were also cookies being decorated and a fishing booth for the children coming in.             On the upper Read more about Christmas Open House 2018[…]

Nikko’s ABA Class

On December 13, 2018, almost three-year-old Nikko and his mother Alma visited Children’s Village.  Nikko has autism and was attending his Applied Behavior Analysis class (ABA).  When they walked through the door of the classroom, they were warmly greeted by behavior technicians Kaecey Lockridge and Omar Luna.  Throughout class time, Kaecey and Omar helped Nikko Read more about Nikko’s ABA Class[…]