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Tomando Control de su Salud program the Spanish version of Chronic Disease Self-Management Program starts today.

Tomando Control de su Salud is a workshop given two and a half hours, once a week, for six weeks. Spanish-speaking people with different chronic health problems attend together. Workshops are facilitated by two trained leaders. Subjects include: 1) techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation, 2) appropriate exercise for Read more about Tomando Control de su Salud program the Spanish version of Chronic Disease Self-Management Program starts today.[…]

Life Bio Classes testimonials

“I enjoyed meeting the new people, learning different stories and have a sense of therapy. The time went by fast. I’d strongly recommend this program.” “I enjoyed listening to everyone’s life story – the sharing without worry of criticism; only understanding of others who have walked a similar path. I’ve already recommended this class to Read more about Life Bio Classes testimonials[…]

Yakima: A job for 18 – 25 Year old

Ready to Serve?   Are you between the ages of 18 and 25 and looking to incorporate service into your life and make a difference in your community?   Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital has partnered with AmeriCorps to offer one young adult an opportunity to make a significant difference in their life and in the Read more about Yakima: A job for 18 – 25 Year old[…]

Williams Syndrome: For The Love of Dance

Watching six-year-old Amelia Kloepfer proudly twirl and prance on stage during her first ballet recital was a momentous experience for the entire family. Dressed in a sweet pink tutu and hair pulled back into a tight bun, Amelia’s smile radiated throughout the entire auditorium. Through the One2One Mentoring Program at Children’s Village, Amelia attended dance Read more about Williams Syndrome: For The Love of Dance[…]

The River Ridge Golf Tournament last weekend was another hit!

Wow, the River Ridge Golf Tournament last weekend was another hit. The weather was perfect, food was d’lish, auction and course spectacular. This has got to be one of the most fun tournaments in town. Every hole has some sort of prize, the tiki bar on the 5th hole gathers onlookers while the music inspires Read more about The River Ridge Golf Tournament last weekend was another hit![…]

Your baby's development: Learn the Signs. Act Early

Would it be horrible if I admitted on the cusp of giving birth for the third time that I haven’t so much as skimmed a baby book? In my previous pregnancies, cozying up with ‘What to Expect’ and ‘Bringing Home Baby’ felt almost like a rite of passage as much as it seemed like the Read more about Your baby's development: Learn the Signs. Act Early[…]