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Seniors and loneliness

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Here in our community and across the nation seniors are taking their lives more often than anyone else. Health officials say the reason behind that is attributed to a feeling of loneliness. Joan Kramer with Medford Senior Center …

Mental health services changes

Grants Pass, Ore., — AllCare Health has agreed to a new contract with Options for Southern Oregon to ensure its Jackson County members don’t lose mental health services this spring. The coordinated care organization’s existing contract with Jackson County Mental Health expires …

Mental health services in the valley

Medford, Ore., — Christopher Folden has struggled with mental health issues… “I actually isolated myself in my house for a year and a half before coming to the Compass House.” But through the services at Compass House in downtown Medford, he’s overcome …

Volunteers lend helping hand to Klamath County

Klamath Falls, Ore. — Klamath and Lake Community Action Services offered a helping hand to an estimated 900. There was a long line at the Klamath County Fairgrounds this morning for the ninth annual ‘Project Family Connect’. Many of the volunteers say …