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Providence Saint John’s Health Center Announces Grants to Nonprofits:

“Providence Saint John’s, and all our Providence ministries, are dedicated to our core strategy of Creating Healthier Communities, Together,” said Ron Sorensen, director of community health partnerships for the hospital. “By partnering with organizations that have special expertise in serving the less fortunate in our communities, we can help build better lives for our neighbors here on the Westside.”

Among the recipients are organizations that help the homeless, provide medical care to low-income individuals, serve at-risk youth, offer wellness programs, serve the needs of the elderly and care for those with memory loss, including Alzheimer’s disease.

These are the organizations chosen to receive grants:

Venice Family Clinic for its homeless health care program

Westside Family Health Center’s Sweet Success diabetes management program

Saint Anne School to help fund school nursing, counseling services and tuition subsidies for low-income families

Santa Monica Malibu Unified School District’s school nursing services at under-served schools

Boys and Girls Club’s Healthy Lifestyles Program

Safe Place for Youth to provide mental health services for homeless youth who use its drop-in center

St. Joseph Center’s Bread and Roses Café serving homeless and low-income clients

WISE and Healthy Aging’s Training and Education Center providing evidence-based health promotion and disease prevention programs

Upward Bound House’s Family Place Program that provides temporary transitional shelter to homeless families

·Ocean Park Community Center’s Wellness Beds Program, which provides recuperative care to homeless clients who need a place to recover from illness

Meals on Wheels West, for its Delivering More Than a Meal Program

Pico Youth and Family Center’s wellness program that offers fitness, health education classes and mental wellness services

OPICA,which provides adult day and counseling services to those with memory loss and Alzheimer’s disease.

 

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