Cypress Homecare Solutions joins Honor Care Network

Cypress HomeCare Solutions and the Honor Care Network has announced the joining of the two home care agencies. The announcement comes as Cypress HomeCare Solutions celebrates its 25th anniversary serving the Arizona market; and home care agencies joining the Honor Care Network across the country, according to a press release. “Extending the Honor Care Network […]

Engine Building Challenge ‘STEMs’ interest in transportation industry

  The Engine Building Challenge allowed Valley students to explore how STEM skills intersect with the transportation industry. The free event, recently held throughout the nation, educated children about the advantages of STEM — science, technology, engineering, and math — careers and the transportation industry, according to a press release. Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego was […]

Mental Health America of Arizona recognized Sue Gilbertson

Mental Health America of Arizona had its third annual Mental Health Hall of Fame Ceremony Tuesday, April 2 as Dr. Charles and Laurie Goldstein hosted the event honoring the advocacy of Sue Jost Gilbertson. Sue Gilbertson is the founder of MIKID, a family-and peer-centered approach to improve the behavioral health and wellness of children and […]

Gateway Academy to host student spring fashion show

Gateway Academy, which serves students with Asperger’s Syndrome and High Functioning Autism, will host a student spring fashion show at 9 a.m. Friday, April 26 at Gateway’s Phoenix campus, 3939 E. Shea Blvd., to celebrate April’s Autism Awareness Month. The fashion show will be in the Atrium at Gateway Academy. The school will offer a […]

JFCS receives recognition from nonprofit database

Jewish Family & Children’s Service was recognized with its first Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar. As the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations, GuideStar rates nonprofits on their efficiency and effectiveness for the public, according to a press release, adding that the organization has access to 1.8 million organizations, and the most complete, […]

NAWBO to discuss ‘Legislating for women on boards’

The Phoenix National Association of Women Business Owners Chapter will discuss legislating for women on company boards. The discussion will happen 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 10 at Gainey Ranch Golf Club, 7600 E. Gainey Club Drive in Scottsdale, according to a press release. NAWBO will discuss California Senate Bill 826, which requires […]

Friends & family cocktail party hosted by Azure Paradise Valley

Shea Homes held a private friends and family cocktail party at Azure Paradise Valley in recent weeks. Located at Indian Bend Road and Mockingbird Lane, Azure is the first community to be offered under the new Shea Signature luxury brand. Over 150 guests attended the Thursday night event, where guests sipped hand-crafted cocktails while touring […]

Two Xavier student-athletes nominated for AIA awards

Xavier College Preparatory recognized two seniors who have been selected as finalists for the Arizona Interscholastic Association Scholar Athlete and the AIA Scholar Activities Award. Spirit line member Renee Pierson is a finalist for the AIA Scholar Activity Award and volleyball and beach volleyball player Shannon Shields is a finalist for the AIA Scholar Athlete […]

‘HydroDog’ to roam Arizona streets seeking local franchisees

Big, blue dogs will be noticed on Arizona streets as HydroDog, a dog grooming salon on wheels, drives for franchise growth. The growing franchise has announced that it wants to partner with 10 owner-operator franchisees in the region, this year, according to a press release. There is an abundance of area dog owners and Arizona […]

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services appoints new chief medical officer

Dr. Michael Sweeney has joined Southwest Behavioral & Health Services as its new chief medical officer. According to a press release, he has more than 30 years of behavioral health experience and will be responsible for the education and supervision of medical staff, as well as ensuring that patients receive the “highest standard” of medical […]