Bernice Cranston Vavalis

...Cornerstone, and Hope Community Services as a care provider for people with disabilities. She was committed to human services work for many years. She is survived by her son Rick Vavalis (Sara Gregory), and daughters Sauhna Cranston, and...
Around town for Tuesday, Feb. 10

...3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Saturday night NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Gastineau Human Services. Dan Hopson's classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236...
Event connects community with homeless

...donated items through Tuesday, Jan. 27. Donations may be dropped off at United Way's office located in the United Human Services Building at 3225 Hospital Dr. suite 201 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.For more information about the event contact...

...provided. Details: Erika, 463-2613 or Laura, 463-4440. Saturday night NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Gastineau Human Services. Saturday Night Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 8-9:30 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive...
Begich's health insurance idea gets look from federal government

...D-Sen. Mark Begich, the Department of Health and Human Services has agreed to study the benefits of the senator's...spokesperson for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. "With a more robust rate review program, the state...
Anchorage brings back restaurant inspections

...system for inspections in restaurants and other food-service facilities.The Anchorage Department of Health and Human Services this week unveiled a 54-item scorecard along with a method for assessing points. Over the next month, the department...
Keeping your health law plan may mean a premium hike

...they switch to another plan, independent analysts said as the government released details Friday.The Health and Human Services department released a massive computer file of 2015 premiums one day ahead of the start of open enrollment. Those...
Sitka tribe to develop shellfish testing lab

...527,000 grant from the Administration for Native Americans, which is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.The lab will allow the tribe and six other tribal organizations to assess vulnerability in their communities for...
Juneau man named Philanthropist of the Year

...Juneau, Douglas has devoted numerous volunteer hours to serve on the boards of Zach Gordon Teen Club, SAIL, United Human Services of Southeast Alaska and REACH.In 1994, Douglas financed and created the Douglas-Dornan Foundation to honor the...
Officials confirm first Ebola case diagnosed in US

...spokeswoman for the Texas Department of State Health Services.Zachary Thompson, director of Dallas County Health & Human Services, said health officials in North Texas are well equipped to care for the patient."This is not Africa," he told...


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