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  • Nov15 SOTM-photo

    October Story of the Month

    Insurance Doesn’t Always Mean ACCESS  Sasha is young and pregnant.  She had health care coverage under her family’s Medi-Cal insurance. In theory, her prenatal care should all have been taken care of—IN THEORY. But Sasha has multiple challenges. First, she is no longer welcome at home, so she has lost access to her family’s insurance. […]

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    August Story of the Month

    Sometimes the answer is YES The staff alerted me to two challenges when taking dental referrals: 1) We didn’t have enough dentists to treat our youngest clients (under six); and 2) we didn’t have the resources we needed to treat our teenage clients who needed root canals and crowns.  We held a dinner for our […]

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    Summer Story of the Month

    Last week there was the usual quiet hum of conversation at Young & Healthy. Clients and staff were quietly discussing health options for their children or which insurance plans would work best for their families. Suddenly it wasn’t so quiet. I heard a very animated voice say, “OMG, OMG I can’t believe it! You are […]

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  • See Young & Healthy in Print!

    What an excellent way for Young & Healthy to wrap up its 25th year of service…Young & Healthy is included in this book on volunteerism.  Way to go Y&H!

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    Thank you for your support, Pasadena Community Foundation!

    Young & Healthy is extremely grateful for a grant from the unrestricted funds of the Pasadena Community Foundation, made possible by generous donors since 1953. The Pasadena Community Foundation is an advocate for local philanthropy and is dedicated to improving the lives of people in the greater Pasadena area. An effective steward of the community’s charitable […]

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