Since 1970, we have been the health care home for families who seek the highest quality care in an atmosphere of warmth, acceptance and respect. From generation to generation, we have helped kids grow into adulthood with healthy minds and bodies.
As passionate advocates for our multicultural families, we help them find a voice and a place in the world. As a constant, caring resource in our community, we bring people together to learn from and enrich each other's lives.
Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic is an enduring community partner with a dedication to promoting quality pediatric care, family advocacy, health collaboration, mentoring and education in a culturally relevant context.
Odessa Brown Children's Clinic is a community clinic of Seattle Children's Hospital.
Cooking and Fitness Opportunities for OBCC Patients!
We offer FREE 6-week cooking and nutrition classes for OBCC families with children 8-13 years old. Cook side by side and learn how to prepare healthy, low-cost meals together as a family. Take home a free bag of groceries along with recipes at the end of each class. Class is limited to 8 families and is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you sign up for this series, please plan to attend all 6 sessions. Our fall 2013 series is currently FULL but if you would like to be added to the waitlist or pre-register for the spring 2014 class, call Rebecca at (206) 987-7223 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Swimming Lessons for OBCC Patients
Half hour swimming lessons with other OBCC patients, led by professional instructors. Ages 4-18. Scholarships available for those who qualify. Fridays, 5:30 or 6:00 pm (family swim afterwards). 10 week session Medgar Evers Pool, 500 23rd Ave in Seattle Call Connor at (206) 914-0609 to sign up.
We also plan to offer swim lessons at the new Rainier Beach Pool beginning in January 2014 for kids ages 4-18. Scholarships are available and there may be opportunities for adult shallow water exercise at the same time. Contact Rebecca at (206) 987-7223 or email mailto:email@example.com to learn more and sign up! Space is limited!
Rainier Valley Rowing
Row to the Future’s Rainier Valley Rowing (RVR) is for Seattle middle and high school students – boys and girls ages 12-18 – who want to get involved in rowing! No students are turned away for lack of funds. RVR provides comprehensive support, training, transportation, uniforms, swimming instruction and mentorship at Mt. Baker Rowing and Sailing Center and Pocock Rowing Center. Contact Karla Landis at (206) 686-6836 or mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more at www.rowtothefuture.org
Breakdancing and Hip-Hop
Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute offers FREE drop-in dance classes on Thursday nights. Breakdancing 101 (Ages 6-12) is held on Thursdays from 5:30-6:30pm. Breakdancing 101 (Ages 13-18) is held on Thursdays from 6:30-8:30pm. This class includes a 20-minute class and open practice time. For more information contact Kristi Matsuda at (206) 684-4758 or visit http://www.langstoninstitute.org/education/education-classes/
Seattle School of Acrobatics & New Circus Arts (SANCA)
SANCA offers classes in acrobatics and circus arts to children of all ages. Scholarships available. To learn more and register visit http://www.sancaseattle.org/
Girl Power – Harmony Arts at the Samarya Center
Yoga & Kung Fu, plus empowerment and respect, for girls ages 9-16. Scholarships Available. Contact: 206-229-7582 or Tristan@harmonyarts.us or www.harmonyarts.us
Women-Only Swims & Lessons
Women-only swim lessons are offered at these Seattle area pools. Cost is $35 for 5 lessons. Scholarships are available. Medgar Evers Pool: Saturdays 6:30-7:00pm and 7:00-7:30pm Southwest Pool: Saturdays 3:30-4:00pm and 4:00-4:30pm Rainier Beach Pool: Sundays 5:30-6:00pm and 6:00-6:30pm Women-only open swims are also available at these and other locations for $2.
Central Area Aquatics Team (CAAT)
Practices take place at Medgar Evers Pool after school and in early evening, five days a week. Scholarships available. Visit www.swimcaat.org for more information.
Do you know about other opportunities for fun, health-promoting activities in the community? Please share them with Rebecca at email@example.com