Category Archives: News & Events

Children’s Village 4th Annual Buddy Walk…

An invitation from Melia…. Peach’s mom! Come out to Buddy Walk and support family, friends and loved ones with Down syndrome!  This is a great way to get our community together to celebrate differences!  People with Down syndrome have beautiful … Continue reading

Posted in News & Events | Tagged , | Leave a comment

4th Annual Children’s VillageBuddy Walk®

The Buddy Walk is an easy walk around the Children’s Village campus to celebrate people with Down syndrome! This year, we’ll offer two walking paths: a short, easy walk and a longer endurance walk (which is less than 1/2 mile). … Continue reading

Posted in News & Events | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Miracle Child 2018

Ryan Jr was the miracle child for the 2018 Mr. East Valley Pageant, helping to bring disability awareness and understanding to others.  Jr is 5 and was diagnosed on the autism spectrum with Asperger’s syndrome.  Autism is a developmental disorder … Continue reading

Posted in News & Events | Tagged , | Leave a comment

I found a treasure!  by Beth Palmer 

Eighteen years ago I received a call from Tracie at Children’s Village asking if I would reach out to a new mom whose son had Down syndrome.  I guess you could say it was the beginning of a “beautiful friendship”.  … Continue reading

Posted in News & Events | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Cherished Memories of Mr. West Valley Pageant 2018

We cannot express how important the Mr. West Valley pageant is to our family. My father-in-law, Dennis Cline walked on stage with Tanner as his hero. Tanner was able to give his hero tribute in front of hundreds of friends … Continue reading

Posted in News & Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

Yakima Symphony at Children’s Village

Join us for a summer concert at Children’s Village and a special opportunity to hear the musical talents of Yakima Symphony Orchestra Music Director Lawrence Golan and his daughter, Giovanna. The performance will be on Tuesday, June 19, 3:30 pm, … Continue reading

Posted in News & Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

Equine Assisted Education

The NYU Langone Dental Medicine Advanced Education in Pediatric Dentistry residents, who provide dental care to children at Children’s Village Pediatric Dentistry and YVFWC Lincoln Avenue Pediatric Dentistry, and the Children’s Village pediatric dentists had the opportunity to participate in … Continue reading

Posted in News & Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

Jonathan is a little boy who has a bright smile and a love of water!

Jonathan is a little boy who has a bright smile and a love of water! He also has a very limited ability to use his legs and comes to Children’s Village for therapy in the pool. Using the benefit of … Continue reading

Posted in News & Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

It takes a village to support families raising children with special needs.

It takes a village to support families raising children with special needs.  Children’s Village coaches families who are supporting their child with special needs, as they experience a lifetime of challenges.

Posted in News & Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

Dental care for children with special healthcare needs

Posted in News & Events | Tagged | Leave a comment