Health Care

“Jayden” benefits from the Caring for Kids Campaign

  By Theresa Hart, Development Director for the Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County In March, we created three stories of children who have received services in our Medical Department for our Caring for Kids Campaign. These stories were based on real life experiences of children who had received services in our Medical Department. The

Childhood trauma’s link to adult health & premature death

  This is a post by Betsy Lewis, a Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Consultant working at the Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County   I make posts on Facebook for the Children’s Advocacy Center, so I read and think about child abuse almost every day. Not easy reading, but it’s minor, considering that there are

It really does “take a village”

This is a post by Karen Bassett, an RN for over 30 years — the past 20 years at Southern Oregon Pediatrics of Medford, Oregon. The proverb  – “It takes a village to raise a child” – means that the work of raising a child cannot be done alone; rather, an entire community must participate. As