July All-Staff Meeting.  A Mid-Summer’s Day…

July All-Staff Meeting. A Mid-Summer’s Day…

By Christo­pher Oak Reinier The meet­ing was called to order… for­tu­nate­ly… as there was a frisky-ness, a toothy-ness, a wig­gly-ness amongst the natives. But all did get orga­nized and down to busi­ness, and – Gam report­ed to the group about his work. He...
More than 100  Feasted on the Pig and the Pie

More than 100 Feasted on the Pig and the Pie

By Christo­pher Oak Reinier On Sat­ur­day, July 15, a mul­ti-gen­er­a­tional com­mu­ni­ty of more than 100 gath­ered at the Russ­ian Riv­er Senior Cen­ter to enjoy a roast­ed pig feast, Daryl and the Roast­ers                ...
Sonoma County Youth Ecology Corps

Sonoma County Youth Ecology Corps

By Christo­pher Oak Reinier Sono­ma Coun­ty Super­vi­sor, Lyn­da Hop­kins, met in Monte Rio recent­ly with the staff of West Coun­ty Com­mu­ni­ty Ser­vices (WCCS) and mem­bers of the Sono­ma Coun­ty Youth Ecol­o­gy Corps.  She want­ed to show her appre­ci­a­tion...
Christy Davila, WCCS Director of Counseling and Behavioral Health

Christy Davila, WCCS Director of Counseling and Behavioral Health

By Christo­pher Oak Reinier Just a brief chat with Christy Davi­la and you will know West Coun­ty Com­mu­ni­ty Ser­vices has found a bright, warm and clear light to show the way fur­ther in its Coun­sel­ing Divi­sion.  She has tak­en the lead this month as WCCS...
A New Year at the Empowerment Center

A New Year at the Empowerment Center

By Christo­pher Oak Reinier   Agen­cies like West Coun­ty Com­mu­ni­ty Ser­vices have what might be called an Agency’s New Year. It’s the begin­ning of the new Fis­cal Year, when old bud­gets scratch their beards and turn away and new bud­gets with...
Seniors! Get the July SCOOP! The Very Newsy Newsletter.

Seniors! Get the July SCOOP! The Very Newsy Newsletter.

By Christo­pher Oak Reinier Get the SCOOP! Already the first week of July has gone the way of the fire­crack­ers, just the mem­o­ries of col­ors, sounds, fun, some qui­et now.  Ah, but there’s more to do at the Senior Cen­ter!  A Pig and Pie Bar­beque on...