Project Nourish: Seniors and Youth at “the cutting edge.”

Project Nourish: Seniors and Youth at “the cutting edge.”

By Christopher Oak Reinier A modern, commercial teaching kitchen will soon be under construction at the Russian River Senior Center as WCCS has raised $102,000 of its $110,00 project goal . We want to thank for their generous support: Wine Country Weekend, The...
It’s What We Do – Ch.3 – She made it happen.  We helped.

It’s What We Do – Ch.3 – She made it happen. We helped.

Senior Success Story (One of Many) by Gam Caldwell, MS & MA, Employment Services Specialist.   I’ve been conducting Computer Classes for seniors (62+ years old) for almost a year here at the Main Street Office of West County Community Services.  I offer...
A Brief Description of What Is Happening at the Empowerment Center

A Brief Description of What Is Happening at the Empowerment Center

Managed by peers who have lived the life, the ups and the downs of emotional challenges, the Empowerment Center offers programs and activities through which its members and drop-in visitors gain companionship, guidance, and support in their daily life.  You can read...
Counseling Peer to Peer – Ch.2 –

Counseling Peer to Peer – Ch.2 –

Mike Talks about Senior Peer Counseling By Christopher Oak Reinier Mike is a voluntary counselor in the Senior Peer Counseling Program associated with West County Community Services, and in a recent interview he explained that peer counselors are not professionally...