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Ensuring Availability of Care

January 02, 2018
When longtime clinic closes, Providence steps in to expand patient care - Because they are living in one of Alaska’s more remote communities,...

‘Doing my part’

January 02, 2018
Housing assistance helps couple feel like members of the community - Andres Romero and Delores Montano were living in a camper, barely scraping by,...

Healing the Homeless

January 02, 2018
Street Medicine program puts residents on the scene - When Alisa Vickrey, PA-C, first learned about street medicine, she wasn’t sure what to...

Passport to a Better You

January 02, 2018
College launches Healthier Valdez challenge to engage residents - In the seaside community of Valdez, Providence Health & Services...

Meeting Patients Needs

January 02, 2018
Palliative care offers support beyond medicine - At the Spenard home that Edgar Preiss built for his family decades ago, his grown children still...

Empowering Youth

January 02, 2018
Seward sources of strength helps teens cope - Steven Osborn believes the best way to create a positive school culture is to simply be present. By...

Treating Trauma

January 02, 2018
Alaska CARES helps child victims - The work that Alaska CARES does is not celebrated nor do its advocates reach out for recognition. However, the...

Downtown Soup Kitchen’s Feed Me Hope culinary programs help those struggling to rise out of homelessness

June 12, 2017
One of Daja Scroggs’ most vivid memories from her days of hunger and homelessness involved a trashcan and a hamburger. Wandering the streets...

Catholic Social Services serves increasing elderly population

June 12, 2017
A few years ago, administrators at Catholic Social Services were looking over the many statistics they use to track the number of people they...

Bean’s Cafe workforce development program teaches employable skills

June 12, 2017
Mike La Croix likes to stay busy and likes things to be done right. When he stays busy, and when he feels like a job is well done, he also feels...
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