Dr. James Hopper retires from the WCCS Board of Directors

Dr. James Hopper retires from the WCCS Board of Directors

By Christopher Oak Reinier Two new members, Linda Terry and Gregory P. Sanford join the West County Community Services Board of Directors The Board of Directors of West County Community Services will be missing the contributions that Dr. Bill Hopper has made to the...
Adria, Program Assistant and Host at the Empowerment Center

Adria, Program Assistant and Host at the Empowerment Center

By Christopher Oak Reinier Adria Fournel, Program Assistant at the WCCS Empowerment Center, grew up by the Russian River, grew through a difficult childhood, complicated by a congenital problem with her knees, making it necessary for her to use crutches to walk.  “I...
WCCS Staff Meet to Report and Plan

WCCS Staff Meet to Report and Plan

By Christopher Oak Reinier The staff of West County Community Services meet monthly to report their work to each other, share their experiences and knowledge, and assist each other in further planning.  Serving the disadvantaged and more vulnerable people of the West...
Estate Planning to Ease Your Mind: Free Seminar

Estate Planning to Ease Your Mind: Free Seminar

You’re invited to a special seminar… Estate Planning to Ease Your Mind: Protecting yourself, your loved ones, and your assets. Tuesday, March 21 2017 from 3:00 – 3:30pm at the Russian River Senior Resource Center, 15010 Armstrong Woods Road,...
Social Isolation, A Hidden Epidemic

Social Isolation, A Hidden Epidemic

(Picture credit: Damon Winter/The New York Times, Article from THE NEW YORK TIMES) Human Touch – How Social Isolation Is Killing Us by Dhruv Khullar DEC. 22, 2016 Social isolation is a growing epidemic, one that’s increasingly recognized as having dire physical,...
River Angels at Work

River Angels at Work

During the worst storm to hit the West County in many years, the West County community steps up to assist those most vulnerable to the ravages of the weather.  West County Community Services organizes and manages the Emergency Center at the Vet’s Building in...