On behalf of Valley Residential Services (VRS) and the Wasilla Area Seniors, Inc. (WASI) collaboration, and the many area residents who participated in the recent Community Health Fair, we would like to thank the Executive Director, Elizabeth Ripley and the Mat-Su Health Foundation for the funding support for the health education program and the blood …

Valley Residential Services and the Wasilla Area Seniors, Inc. have partnered up to co-host the annual Community Health Fair on Saturday, March 12th at the WASI Community Center. This event will start at 8 AM and will continue until 12 Noon. Featured will be  the AK Health Fair, Inc. group who will provide various health …

Valley Residential Services sincerely thanks the Rasmuson Foundation for the funds necessary to complete Phase I of our computer and data storage project for our organization. The $23,845 received will allow VRS to upgrade and install a new computer and server and equipment for 8 workstations for its housing ans support staff. This will allow …

When successful, collaborations are great. They are rewarding for the people who put them together and for those who use them. And when they are for a good cause, they can be like a godsend. That’s how the new residents of the North Plymouth Circle house feel about their new home. Located in a quiet …

Valley Residential Services would like to thank the MEA Charitable Foundation for their financial support with several projects as we endeavor to provide affordable housing for people with special needs. We encourage all members of MEA to continue to support Operation Roundup as a means to fund the MEA Charitable Foundation. This program automatically rounds …

The Alaska Coalition on Housing and Homelessness will host their annual statewide conference this September 29th thru October 1st at the Westmark Baranof in Juneau. This year’s event will feature three plenary speakers: Sam Tsemberis, the executive director of Pathways to Housing, Inc. of NYC, Bill Hobson exectutive director of the Downtown Emergency Service Center …

Valley Residential Services (VRS) would like to thank all of you who pledged support of our mission to provide affordable housing to people with special needs in the Mat-Su Valley. By designating a donation to us in the Pick. Click. Give. portion of this year’s PFD application, you have helped our effort to bring stabilization …

Valley Residential Services has received a grant from the Matanuska-Susitna Borough Human Services Community Matching Grant Program to fund a project to provide a human services advocate to its staff. This $17,000 grant for FY14 will be used to cover the salary of a staff member to assist with the housing and related services for …

Valley Residential Services (VRS) and co-host Wasilla Area Seniors, Inc. (WASI) wishes to thank the Mat-Su Health Foundation and the United Way Mat-Su for their funding support in helping to bring about the 2nd annual Community Health Fair at the WASI facility Saturday, March 8th. Without their generous support, this public service would not have …