Treatment of an infected person’s sexual partners is vital to preventing sexually transmitted disease re-infection.
During the summer months in Alaska, fireweed plants thrive across the state. The green plants, colored with fuchsia petals, scatter from roadsides to edges of forests, and even backyards.
Thanks to an innovative partnership between Catholic Social Services, Alaska Regional, Providence Alaska Medical Center, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, and SCF, increased health care and respite services are now available at Brother Francis Shelter.
SCF Quyana Clubhouse recently received a donation of three newly constructed picnic tables from Quinn Johnson, an Alaska Native Eagle Scout.
Living in remote locations like rural Alaska can mean that trips for groceries, gas, and even health necessities sometimes need to be planned in advance.
Organizational partnerships are strengths of Southcentral Foundation. The research department has been fortunate to collaborate with customer-owners, Tribal leadership, SCF departments, and clinical services at the SCF’s primary care centers.
On March 24, Ryan Gump, a former RAISE program participant, was recognized for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout with Troop #26 of the Boy Scouts.
Summer break is here and Alaska’s children need your help. On average, nearly 51,000 Alaskan children received free or reduced-price school meals through the USDA National School Lunch Program in school year 2016–2017, while only about 4,700 (9%) participated in the Summer Food Service Program.
Public speaking and interview skills, self-confidence, business etiquette, community involvement, social values, and stage presence are just a few of the sustaining benefits of pageantry participation. These skills can translate into advocacy and cultural pride.
Southcentral Foundation’s Learning Institute recently conducted an evaluation to judge the effectiveness of its teaching and training activities.