News

Encompass opens second campus North Bend site helps youth with pediatric therapy

Rosie Scott, left, and Reagan Witkowski exchange play money at a marketplace activity, the culminating event for a summer camp at Encompass. The local family services organization recently opened a satellite campus in downtown North Bend. - Denise Miller / Snoqualmie Valley Record
Rosie Scott, left, and Reagan Witkowski exchange play money at a marketplace activity, the culminating event for a summer camp at Encompass. The local family services organization recently opened a satellite campus in downtown North Bend.
— image credit: Denise Miller / Snoqualmie Valley Record

More children in the Valley now have access to one-on-one programs thanks to Encompass’ expansion into a second building in downtown North Bend.

While Encompass has changed buildings several times in its 41-year history, this is the first time the family services organization has opened a permanent satellite campus, whose grand opening will be marked with a ribbon-cutting Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 5 p.m.

The main Encompass campus on Boalch Avenue has offered pediatric therapy as a pilot program since March, but could only serve about 18 children a week due to space limitations.

The new building has enabled pediatric therapists to help more children with their speech and motor skills since it opened in July. The new 2,500-foot

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the Nov 19
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.