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Yakima and Selah Neighbors Network is a local, volunteer-based, non-profit organization founded to empower members of our community to continue living in our homes, where we want to be as we age.

Mission Statement:

Our mission is to provide services to promote the independence of seniors in our
community by creating a network with resources to keep seniors confident at home and connected to the community.

Our Values:

  • We believe that older people have a desire, a need even, to stay active and engaged.
  • We depend on local donors and appreciate their support as a measure of their respect for the Village concept and our work in carrying it out.
  • We are inclusive in our acceptance of members and volunteers regardless of gender, sexual orientation, financial status, racial/ethnic differences or spiritual choices.
  • We appreciate our volunteers, train them well, and listen to their needs and suggestions.
  • We respect the privacy of our members and volunteers.
  • We offer a variety of ways for people to connect and contribute.
  • We work with other organizations to avoid duplication of services.
  • We strive to be compassionate, respectful, and accepting in our work with others.
  • We are open to new ideas, suggestions, and ways of doing things.
  • We work to provide a safe environment for our members and volunteers
  • We recognize the limitations of our mission and hold ourselves accountable as we carry it out.
  • We consider ourselves a community of giving and receiving and strive to provide ways in which people may contribute.