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Wear Purple Day is Tomorrow, Tuesday October 24!

Wear Purple Day is Tomorrow, Tuesday October 24!

Remember tomorrow, Tuesday October 24, is Wear Purple Day for all of Seward for Domestic Violence Awareness Month!  Please spread the word so that we can show all those who have been touched by domestic violence that we, as a community, stand solid against violence! Also, if you would like […]

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Seaview Community Services Welcomes Giovanna Atkins

Seaview Community Services is pleased to welcome Giovanna Atkins as its new Behavioral Health Directing Clinician. Born and raised in Palo Alto, California, Giovanna and her husband escaped the big city and have lived in Alaska for the past seven years. Giovanna received her Master’s Degree in Social Work in […]

Advanced Physical Therapy Staff from L to R Peter Burke, Stephanie Robertson, Mark Ifflander, Collin Atkinson, Elizabeth Finocchio, Erin Danielson.

October is National Physical Therapy Month

by Colin Atkinson, PT, DPT, at Advanced Physical Therapy in Seward- As a new face around town, I am often asked what brought me to Seward.  The short answer is that one of my graduate school professors looked me in the eye the week before graduation and said, “if I […]

Alaska’s Farmers Markets are Growing

Alaska’s Farmers Markets are Growing

Homer, AK – The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded $13.4 Million this year to 52 recipients across the country including $403,000 to Alaska’s Cook Inletkeeper, a community-based non-profit organization and major recipient of USDA’s 2017 Farmer’s Market Outreach Program (FMPP). “It’s an amazing step forward for local […]

SPRD News With Updated Halloween Events

SPRD News With Updated Halloween Events

  Glacier Family Medicine Pumpkin Prowl at Forest Acres Park NEW DATE!! Sat, Oct 28 at 6:30pm, ages 9 and under. Search for mini pumpkins, roast marshmallows and sip hot cocoa. Free event, fun for the whole family! Family Masquerade Ball NEW DATE!! Sat, Oct 28th following the Pumpkin Prowl walk on over to the […]

Sources of Strength Suicide Prevention in KPBSD

Sources of Strength Suicide Prevention in KPBSD

Soldotna, September 22, 2017—‘Sources of Strength’ bolsters suicide prevention efforts on the Kenai Peninsula, with support from the GCI Suicide Prevention Grant.  “While suicide is sometimes a difficult topic to discuss, it is also paramount that we as a community address it head on,” said Sean Dusek, superintendent. “Programs such as Sources […]

How to Spend a Rainy Day in Seward

How to Spend a Rainy Day in Seward

by Kelley Lane for Seward City News- August and September are typically rainy months in Seward. This year has been on target with most of the past month including substantial precipitation. Each time that it’s not actively pouring sheets of rain, I get out of my house and rejoice that […]

AGE 50+ INVITED TO NAVIGATE LONGER LIVES

AGE 50+ INVITED TO NAVIGATE LONGER LIVES

Adults age 50+ are invited to take this free course to learn how to navigate longer lives.  A new 10-week session of the AGING MASTERY PROGRAM® will begin Thursday, September 21st, 12:45-2:15pm, at Seward Senior Center.  Developed by the National Council on Aging, the program encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved […]

Seaview Community Services is Looking for a BH Documentation Compliance Data Analyst

Seaview Community Services is Looking for a BH Documentation Compliance Data Analyst

BH Documentation Compliance/Data Analyst POSITION SUMMARY: The BH Documentation Compliance/Data Analyst is responsible for reviewing and analyzing behavioral health data to support policy, programs and service. This includes monitoring and, as necessary, coordinating the correction of clinical documentation for strict Medicaid, private insurance, and grant compliance.  Supports compliance and risk […]