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Tattoo removal program helps ex-gang members turn their lives around

June 02, 2019
At 14 years old, Samuel Lazalde got his first gang-related tattoo—three dots on his arm. Growing up in Pacoima in the San Fernando Valley...

Immediate responders: Stop the Bleed teaches skills needed for big emergencies

June 02, 2019
Chris Lawton sits on the floor of a classroom and encourages his 8-year-old daughter Lorelai as she applies a tourniquet to his leg. The Providence...

Helping hundreds of homeless each day in downtown Olympia

June 02, 2019
Those who are homeless often struggle tremendously to find resources to basic necessities, such as food, shelter and health care.

A community need filled with grace

June 02, 2019
Many people in Washington’s Benton and Franklin counties, like many other counties in the U.S., cannot afford healthcare and don’t...

Technology gets children moving in the classroom

June 02, 2019
For many adults, the combination of technology and children conjures up images of sedentary couch potato kids staring blankly at screens. But...

PSJH ElderPlace preserves independence and prevents isolation

June 02, 2019
Don Smith spent most of his adult life serving others – as a soldier, volunteer fireman, and Kindergarten teacher. Sadly, life as a fireman...

Poverello Center provides a place to rest and recover

June 02, 2019
The Poverello Center, located in Missoula, Montana, is an emergency facility providing short-term emergency shelter, food, and supportive services...

Supportive Housing program addresses basic human needs

June 02, 2019
Providence Vincent House at Pike Place Market in Seattle is one of 16 Providence Supportive Housing programs serving seniors and other vulnerable...

Prescription produce program promotes health

June 02, 2019
As a key social determinant of health, nutrition and associated education is increasingly a focus for doctors and registered dietitians who are...

A ‘profound, beautiful’ alliance: NAMI and Hoag work together to help mental health patients and families in the emergency department

June 02, 2019
As the name suggests, the Emergency Department is where people go when they are experiencing an emergency. But sometimes that emergency has little...
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