Community Investment Stories in Washington

Providence Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital: 20 years of caring
See how the pediatric care at Providence Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital has supported children and families in Eastern Washington for 20 years.
A safe space for young survivors
The Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) in Spokane provides a safe and comfortable place for child and teen survivors or witnesses of child abuse, neglect and other crimes.
Providence ministry and community partners help keep students safe, healthy
In the rolling farmland of rural Walla Walla County in Washington, there often are many miles between students and the schools they attend. The closest hospital often is even further.
Those experiencing homelessness find services, respect in Homeroom
Reaching those experiencing homelessness who may shy away from traditional shelters is a delicate endeavor.
Breaking down barriers, building new lives
YWCA Passage Point opened its doors in Maple Valley, Wash., in 2012 to provide transitional housing and comprehensive, wrap-around services for parents released from incarceration.
Street medicine takes care where it’s needed most
In an outreach model called street medicine, where the Providence Community Care Center's team meets clients where they are, removing the obstacle of finding transportation to receive health care.
Medical residents serve community, build relationships through street medicine
During 2022, medical residents at Providence Everett logged more than 600 volunteer hours with MercyWatch, caring for the health and well-being of some of the most vulnerable citizens in Snohomish Cou
Transitional Living Center helps families find stability, safety and achieve new dreams 
TLC is dedicated to helping women with children experiencing homelessness create stability in their lives.
Providence Community Clinic serves most vulnerable community members
Providence Community Clinic, located in downtown Spokane, Wash., embodies the Providence Mission by providing compassionate service to people with unmet health care needs.
The JUST Birth Network: Fighting systemic racism in childbirth with equity and integrity 
Striking racial inequities have persisted in maternal and infant care in the U.S., despite advancements in medicine and health care.