March/April 2007

St. Anthony Provides Space to Relief Nursery

St. Anthony Hospital, Pendleton, Ore., will rent a building to the Pioneer Relief Nursery, which will provide respite child care and training to parents who have challenges with child care, for $1 per year. In addition, the hospital will pay the utility bills for the relief nursery. Services will include therapeutic early childhood programs, parent education classes, a clothing closet, counseling and special education. The relief nursery is expected to open in December 2007.