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From crisis to healing: Providence helps victims of abuse take first step

September 22, 2016
At 19 years old, Shannon* was excited to begin her college experience. But early in the fall semester, everything changed when she was raped by...

Goodbye without tears

September 22, 2016
What if she doesn't want me to leave? What if the teachers can't understand what she wants? What if she cries? These are the kind of questions...

CHAT: Mental health education that works

August 18, 2016
At 40 years old, Gabriel Vazquez was feeling stressed and angry at the whole world. “My self-esteem was to the floor,” he said,...

Four-legged support for victims of trauma

August 13, 2016
Getting up on the witness stand in court can be a scary experience for anyone, especially a child who is facing his or her abuser. Thankfully Astro...

A nurse with a heart for refugees

August 13, 2016
For refugees who call Snohomish County, Wash., their new home and safe haven from war and other disasters, Providence nurse practitioner Carol...

Dental relief on wheels

July 14, 2016
For seven months, Steve has been seeking help for a toothache while living in pain. Left untreated, his daily life had become increasingly...

A shelter that helps heal the homeless

July 14, 2016
For more than a month, John Hammarstron felt a pain in his abdomen that never seemed to go away. He had two jobs and it was a daily struggle to...

Putting a DENT in dental emergencies

June 02, 2016
What is the fourth most common reason for a hospital emergency department visit in eastern Washington? The unlikely answer: dental problems.

A community voice defining health

June 02, 2016
What does health look like to you? This is an important question Providence is asking everyone who lives in Snohomish County, Washington.

A community court with heart

June 02, 2016
Every Monday the meeting rooms of Spokane’s downtown library are transformed into a courtroom and resource center. The makeshift community...
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