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Relax!

By Natalie Clark August 15th is National Relaxation Day! A lot of us live a fast-paced lifestyle. We often neglect time for ourselves. As this occurs, our physical and mental needs are not met which moves us actually away from achieving our life goals....

Vera Lloyd Goes Back to School

By Natalie Clark It is almost that time of year again. School aged children, whether ready or not, will be going back to school. Some have relocated while others await new challenges and situations from attending a higher level school i.e., advancing to middle school...

Core Values know no season

By Natalie Clark In the last newsletter I wrote about Vera Lloyd’s number one Core Value…Love. In this issue I want to share with you how our other core values are reflected in summer activities. Trust –Each home has a Nurture Group or circle of trust at least once a...

Mental Health Month

By Vera Lloyd Take care of yourself during National Mental Health Month by Cynthia Polk, Director, Laurence E. Schmidt Counseling Center May is National Mental Health Month. Our mental well-being is a component of overall positive health. Life can get so busy juggling...

LOVE is ever present

By Melissa Hendricks LOVE – yes, we heard that word often during the month of February with the celebration and commercialization of Valentine’s Day. As you know, Vera Lloyd’s mission is to "share Christ’s healing love with children, youth and families in...

Christmas Wishes Fulfilled

By Vera Lloyd Thank you to everyone who bought gifts, fulfilled a wish list, coordinated angel trees and donated funds and gift cards for the boys and girls at Vera Lloyd Presbyterian Family Services. Your support helped fulfill childhood wishes that wouldn’t...

Thank you for changing lives!

Tori Gay We appreciate First Presbyterian Church, Fort Smith; Kirk in the Pines in Hot Springs Village and Trinity Presbyterian Church in Little Rock for providing a week at Ferncliff Camp and Conference Center for 15 teenagers, age 14 to 17, in foster care who live...

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