Category Archives: News & Events

Dental care for children with special healthcare needs

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Thoughts from Jessica DeBord, Pediatric Dentist at Children’s Village

“As a dentist here at Children’s Village, one of the most meaningful experiences for me is being able to provide the level of care to our families that they would only get in a major city at a premier children’s … Continue reading

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Children’s Village Sib Shops Hearts

This month at Sibshops the kids were each given a box of candy conversation hearts and a colored piece of paper with a heart on it. The instructions were for each of them to write their own conversation heart – … Continue reading

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Resources for children with disabilities and their families.

Please visit this excellent website for up-to-date information about services and resources for children with disabilities and their families. Scroll through the website by child’s age, or scroll to the bottom, and visit the ‘bulletins’ under News. Many informative Bulletins … Continue reading

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Communication in Children with Down Syndrome and Hearing Loss

Save the Date CCC Family Information Session Communication in Children with Down Syndrome and Hearing Loss FREE! Thursday, February 22, 2018 6-8pm Seattle Children’s Hospital, Wright Auditorium Types of hearing loss and treatment Hearing aids and FM systems Speech production AAC … Continue reading

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The Power of Community

Read Samantha Monterrey‘s story first hand as a new resident to Yakima, as a teen and her involvement in YouthWorks pageants, and now as the Volunteer Coordinator for North Star Lodge, ‘Ohana, and Children’s Village. “I knew from a young … Continue reading

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Becoming a parent partner workshop

Do you know of any parents or caregivers of Deaf, Deaf/Blind or Hard of Hearing children who are interested in building their leadership skills? Washington State Hands and Voices and Seattle Children’s Center for Children with Special Needs are holding … Continue reading

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My Journey in Holland

Holland – A support group for families who have received a new diagnosis for their child. At the beginning of the year my (then)fiancé and I were in such a terrible place in our relationship.  Family outings were a struggle.  … Continue reading

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Caring for yourself…

Workshop for parents and caregivers Date: thursday, december 7th 2017 Time: 5:30-7:30 pm Location: united methodist church, 906 e. Edison ave., Sunnyside *childcare and dinner provided!* Contact liz at the parent-to-parent program,  574-3266 to sign up! Being a caregiver for a … Continue reading

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Children’s Village an asset to the children in our community

“ I am thankful for the visionary leadership and generous community that came together and built  Children’s Village twenty years ago.  Children’s Village has been a great partner and asset to the children in our community, giving a voice and … Continue reading

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