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Pacific Clinics: Best of Pasadena 2019

Thursday, October 10 2019

Pacific Clinics is thrilled to announce that we have been voted Best Local Nonprofit, Best Local Charity and Best Place to Work in Pasadena Weekly's Best of 2019 Issue!

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Bernard Taesali shares his recovery story.

My Recovery Story

Friday, September 20 2019

This year marks the 30th anniversary of National Recovery Month. Read Bernard’s inspiring story and learn how Pacific Clinics helped him on his journey to recovery.

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The Warning Signs of Suicide: Expert Advice on How You Can Help

Wednesday, September 04 2019

September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and Program Director Irma Gonzalez, LCSW answers questions about recognizing the warning signs of suicide.

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Celebrate National Parents’ Day!

Wednesday, July 24 2019

Enjoy family time and teach young children about sharing their emotions with these fun activities.

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U.S. Congrasswoman Grace Napolitano speaks at a podium.

U.S. Congresswoman Grace Napolitano addresses teen suicide prevention through the Mental Health Services for Students Act

Wednesday, July 10 2019

Congresswoman Napolitano introduces the Mental Health Services for Students Act (HR1109), which would fund on-site mental health services at schools nationwide. Pacific Clinics is a proud to partner with Rep. Napolitano and together have already established services in many schools in our service area. Read more on our partnership and learn about her goals for expanding access going forward.

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Mother holding her baby boy.

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant to establish early childhood hub sites in Pasadena

Wednesday, July 03 2019

Pacific Clinics' Early Head Start Nesbitt site to be an early childhood hub site for the city of Pasadena starting this fall.

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July is Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. Learn More.

Culturally Relevant Treatment

Monday, July 01 2019

July is Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. Read how Pacific Clinics supports our diverse communities.

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Dez smiling and holding a sign reading, "All Are Welcome".

Pacific Clinics Celebrates Pride Month

Friday, May 31 2019

Learn how Dez is helping LGBTQ+ teens get the mental health support they need.

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Pacific Clinics Children and Family Services division director Joseph Ho and Head Start division director Wassy Tesfa.

Pacific Clinics’ Head Start Combines Education, Mental Health Services

Wednesday, May 22 2019

Read Outlook Newspaper’s article about Pacific Clinics Head Start program and how it helps children and families thrive at home, at school and in the community.

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A group of children smiling and laughing on a playground.

Pacific Clinics Receives Grant Expansion for Early Childhood Education Program

Friday, April 12 2019

Pacific Clinics Receives $14 Million Grant Expansion Over Five Years for Early Childhood Education Program

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