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...
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...
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...
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...
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...