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Providence Child Center's 2014 "Heart of Gold" award recipient is longtime supporter Gerry Frank

January 31, 2014

At Providence Child Center, the goal has always been to nurture every child and help all children reach their fullest potential. That same vision...

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.

Providence Festival of Trees magic brings hope of cancer research miracles

December 29, 2012

For three decades, Providence Festival of Trees has been the premier holiday event in Portland. This year, the 30th anniversary was a true celebration of the season.

2012 Providence Festival of Trees Celebrates 30 Years of Magic and Miracles

November 16, 2012

Providence Festival of Trees rings in the season like no other event in Portland. The festival celebrates 30 years of holiday magic this year, and will continue its long tradition of “Making Miracles.”

Giving children a voice

November 14, 2012

Providence Child Center uses technology to help children communicate.

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.

Grant from Walmart Foundation helps bring smiles to Providence Child Center kids

March 15, 2012

A $25,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation helps Providence Specialty Pediatric Dental Clinic provide more oral health care to children.

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. 

Church congregation joins together to support medically fragile children

February 28, 2012

Lake Grove Presbyterian Church offered up support for the Center for Medically Fragile Children at Providence Child Center.

Kids with special needs get free dental care at Providence.

January 30, 2012

Providence Specialty Pediatric Dental Clinic hosts a free clinic day, with support from the Grotto Humanitarian fund, for children with special needs who have limited or no dental insurance. The free clinic was a huge success for the children, their families and our clinic.

Providing a positive dental experience

January 09, 2012

Providence pediatric dentist successfully treats medically fragile children and young patients who have difficulty seeing the dentist.

Duct tape wallets support Providence Child Center

January 09, 2012

Two students from All Saints School made and sold wallets made out of duct tape and donated the profits to Providence Child Center.

Donors give $103,000 to “Give Kids a Voice”

November 29, 2011

Providence Child Center radiothon surpasses goal.

Amy Roloff’s birthday wish of helping children comes true

November 29, 2011

Amy Roloff, who starred in the hit TV reality show “Little People, Big World,” held a charity event to celebrate her birthday.

Providence Festival of Trees bring holiday cheer to Portland

November 23, 2011

Gala and public show attendees support the health care needs of the vulnerable in our community.

Team Gaffney Swim & Cruise for the Kids goes distance

August 30, 2011

Team Gaffney raises nearly $79,000 for Providence Child Center Foundation.

Medical, dental care now within Providence Child Center

May 20, 2011

A long-held dream has recently become a reality: the Specialty Pediatric Medical and Dental Clinic located atProvidence Child Center.