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Pediatric neurology expands to east Portland

February 28, 2014

In April, pediatric neurologist Kit Yeng Lim, M.D., MA, will begin seeing patients at Providence Child Center to support families living in east Portland. The new clinic will also support patients receiving developmental health care from Providence Neurodevelopmenal Center for Children, Specialty Pediatric Dental Clinic, Swindells Resource Center and the Center for Medically Fragile Children. 

New aquatic spa provided therapy for medically fragile children at Providence, thanks to generous donations

November 26, 2013
For children at the Center for Medically Fragile Children at Providence Child Center, the waters can also help open a world of social and verbal skills.

Providence Center for Medically Fragile Children particpate in the Portland Junior Rose Festival Parade

June 17, 2013

A sunny June day made for a perfect day for a children's parade.

Grant enhances dental experience for special needs children at Providence

March 20, 2013

Children with special needs will have it a little easier in the dentist’s chair at Providence Child Center, thanks to a $25,000 grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon and Southwest Washington.

Prom night at the Center for Medically Fragile Children

May 17, 2012

The children at the center danced the night away at their prom on May 16.

It's a family affair for Providence Child Center "Heart of Gold" awardee

March 07, 2012

Nancy Lematta and her family were honored with the Providence Child Center Foundation “Heart of Gold” award for their dedication in improving the lives of children with special needs. 

Annual Providence Child Center Foundation Heart of Gold Award

March 01, 2011

Providence Child Center Foundation bestows the annual Heart of Gold Award.

Snoezelen room helps balance the sensory load.

February 11, 2011

Snoezelen is a form of therapy that offers sensory stimulation and/or relaxation to people who may get little of either.