Category: Events

“Taking Pasadena by Brainstorm”

In the interest of community health amidst the COVID-19 situation, we have decided to CANCEL our May 5 & May 6 in-person fundraising events,

Taking Pasadena by Brainstorm

Please understand that our children need Young & Healthy now more than ever. Our mission is to provide access to high-quality healthcare for underserved children and families and to improve the quality of life for all children in our community.  During this time of uncertainty, Young & Healthy is committed to continuing to assist children with their healthcare needs and coordinating care via telephone.

We ask that you PLEASE consider a generous donation to help us through this difficult time. Your contribution will be life-changing! Thank you for your understanding and support.

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Save the Date for Annual Mission-Based Event

Be sure to save the date for Young & Healthy’s annual one-hour, mission-based event. This year, “Taking Pasadena by Brainstorm” will be held on May 5th 8:00-9:00am (coffee & breakfast bite) and on May 6th 7:30-8:30pm (coffee & dessert). Come hear what we have been up to in the community!

Mobile Dental Clinic 2020

Young & Healthy is hosting the USC mobile dental clinic from February 14-21, 2020. The mobile dental clinic provides free dental care for children in need (ages 5-18). The clinic will provide all the treatment a child needs, including specialized services. Depending on the severity of the treatment needed, the child may have several appointments throughout the week. Please call Young & Healthy if you are interested at 626.795.5166

Special Thanks to Next Day Flyers for their donation of printing for our Mobile Dental Clinic.

Parent Education – What’s Going on in there?

What’s going on in there?

Using brain science to understand your child’s cognitive and emotional development

Take a look at your child’s behavior from the inside out. Why do our kids, and people in general, do the things that they do?

This five part series will focus on the mysteries of the brain and behavior.  We will also discuss how experiences can effect a child’s brain, actions and emotions.  In each session we will offer strategies for navigating behaviors, building attachments and strengthening relationships with your child.

Where: Madison Elementary, Room A219, 515 E. Ashtabula Street, Pasadena, 91104

When: Wednesdays at 8:00am on

October 2 | What’s Going on in There?

October 9 | Social Emotional Intelligence Supports Academic Achievement

October 16 | Teaching Self-Regulation

October 23 | Time Management and Planning

October 30 | Surviving Sunrise and Sunset

November 6 | Mindfulness

Please contact Lisa Barrios at 626.795.5166 or email her at to RSVP or to ask any questions.

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¿Qué está pasando ahí?

Usando la ciencia del cerebro para entender el desarrollo cognitivo y emocional de su hijo/a

Observe el comportamiento de su hijo desde adentro hacia afuera. ¿Por qué nuestros hijos y la gente en general hacen las cosas que hacen?

Esta serie de cinco partes se centrará en los misterios del cerebro y el comportamiento. También discutiremos cómo las experiencias pueden afectar el cerebro, las acciones y las emociones de un niño. En cada sesión ofreceremos estrategias para navegar comportamientos, creando vínculos y fortaleciendo las relaciones con su hijo.

Dónde: Madison Elementary, Salon A219, 515 E. Ashtabula Street, Pasadena, 91104

Cuando: Los miercoles a las 8:30AM

Octubre 2 | ¿Qué Está Pasando Ahí?

Octubre 9 | La Inteligencia Social y Emocional Apoya el Logro Académico

Octubre 16 | Enseñando Gratitud

Octubre 23 | Gestión del Tiempo y Planificación

Octubre 30 | Como Sobrevivir al Amanecer y al Atardecer

Noviembre 6 | Atención Plena

Preguntas? Por favor conectase con Lisa Barrios marcando 626.795.5166 o

30th Birthday Celebration

Join us for Young & Healthy’s 30th Birthday Celebration

Saturday, October 12, 2019  6:30pm

Get ready for a birthday party to knock your socks off because Young & Healthy is turning 30!

On October 12 we will honor our founders and all of our past presidents as we celebrate our accomplishments in the community.  Join us for a festive evening of dinner, dancing, cake and lots of confetti at the Pasadena Masonic Temple.

Mark your calendars and get ready to celebrate! 

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