Housing and Helath

There’s a clear relationship between good housing and good health. Want to learn more?

Hearts of Sonoma

Hearts of Sonoma County is a cardiovascular disease risk reduction initiative, that seeks to achieve access to high-value, well-coordinated, patient-centered care for all Sonoma County residents. The goal of the CRR-Million Hearts initiative is to prevent heart...
Forward Together: Op-ed Piece from GSD, WCHS, and WCCS

Forward Together: Op-ed Piece from GSD, WCHS, and WCCS

The lower Russian River has a history of tolerance and commitment to one another. Distant from the county center and without elected municipal representation, Guerneville and our other river communities have evolved as unique islands of creativity and acceptance. The...

Housing the Homeless, Building a Village

Last week, the City of Sebatopol and West County Community Services (WCCS) entered into a partnership to provide housing and supportive services to eight currently homeless Sebastopol area families. Through the program, a WCCS case manager will provide case management...
New Partnership to House Homeless Families in Sebastopol

New Partnership to House Homeless Families in Sebastopol

The Sebastopol City Council on March 21 approved an agreement to partner with West County Community Services and affordable housing advocacy organization Group of Advocates to begin providing housing and supportive services to 65 current residents of Village Mobile Home Park, as well as for an additional eight homeless or precariously housed Sebastopol-area families.

Feburary Note from Tim

Floods, rain, stormy weather. The past several weeks have been full of challenges. But we responded as a community and took care of each other. Our Empowerment Center and Senior Center were cut off for a time but reopened quickly to serve our clients and friends. Our...

An Opportunity to Be Thankful

My family and friends will cook dinner at the Winter Shelter in Guerneville. We will be one of dozens of local community businesses, families, non-profit organizations and place of faith that, during this holiday season, volunteer their time and resources to help some...
Free Youth Employment Workshop Series

Free Youth Employment Workshop Series

West County Community services presents a free youth employment workshop series. These workshops take place Wednesday October through December, from 4-5 p.m. at the WCCS offices.