South Sound Home Share Program

Senior services has a home share program for seniors in the South Sound! Home sharing eases housing expenses, offers companionship, promotes independence, and increases security for both the home seeker and home provider. Home sharing makes efficient use of existing housing availability, helps preserve the fabric of the neighborhood and can lessen the need for costly chore/care services or long-term institutional care. A home provider offers accommodations to a home seeker in exchange for … [Read more...]

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Be featured!

  Are you a blogger or writer from the South Sound area? Are you a locally-owned business? Are you hosting or organizing a local event? We'd love to hear from you! To be reviewed for a feature, please go to the participate page, and fill out the form with your content. We're excited to share the love! South Sound Community Guide is all about community! … [Read more...]

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RelyLocal South Sound

You may have seen a RelyLocal South Sound sticker in some windows around town. That's because they recognize and promote locally-owned businesses. It's kind of their thing! RelyLocal South Sound is all about local economy and doing whatever it takes to see it grow. They lend a hand to the "little guys", the "mom and pops" of the South Sound area by offering marketing through their online directory, social media, and SEO. If you're passionate about shopping local, you can visit their site … [Read more...]

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ALS Support Group

Are you or a loved one living with ALS? It's important to have community and support around. The ALS Association has groups in their Evergreen Chapter dedicated to  walking alongside you trough trials and victories.  Meetings often have educational presentations or representatives for resources in the area that are beneficial to those living with the disease as well as a time for story and experience sharing. Support groups are always free-of-charge and no RSVP is required to attend. There are 3 … [Read more...]

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Volunteer in Tumwater

The First Tee offers year round golf activities for youth ages 7-17 at the Tumwater Valley Golf Course. Program participants are taught life skills through the game of golf including The First Tee’s nine core values: Honesty, Integrity, Sportsmanship, Respect, Confidence, Responsibility, Perseverance, Courtesy, and Judgment. Volunteers assist with teaching skills to youth, managing check-ins, and setting up/tearing down equipment. The commitment time is just 2 hours a week! Learn … [Read more...]

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