Twenty-seven percent of Americans experience some disability. One hundred percent are a part of our community. Each has a story. Meet Christie… She is the Outreach Coordinator for the Aspen Hope Center. She adopts older dogs to give them their best golden years. She finds her serenity in the outdoors. Christie has a diagnosis of
How to be a support in times of grief. Melissa Seigle, MA, LPC, NCC Unfortunately, we all know a friend, family member, or acquaintance who has experienced grief and loss. It can be awkward and trying to know what to say and how to help during a difficult and painful time. Though the following tips
Hope springs eternal in the human breast; Man never is, but always to be blessed: The soul, uneasy and confined from home, Rests and expatiates in a life to come. -Alexander Pope, An Essay On Man God has a lot to say about Hope, and does so far better than I will in
Twenty-seven percent of Americans experience some disability. One hundred percent are a part of our community. Each has a story. Meet Camy… She is able to conquer most fears. She likes to ride her bike, and hike. She is the Vice-Chair of the Valley Life for All Board of Directors. Her voice will change you.
What the heck are “Developmental Relationships” and why do they matter? Everyone knows that relationships matter. What we also know is that relationships matter to, and shape, kids. And they matter A LOT. In fact, research shows that young people are more likely to grow up successfully when they experience developmental relationships with important adults
School resuming is a busy time for families. The excitement, anxiety, and change in schedules for children and families create stress. Beginning the school year brings varied emotions for children and their parents. Parents may wonder… How will I manage, pay for, remember, and do it all? How scheduled should my child be? What is