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Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 @ 4:40PM

Thank you Dr. Sara Dolan and Baylor University

West Long Term Recovery would like to thank Dr. Sara Dolan and Baylor University for joining us on Saturday to share her expertise in the area of Traumatic Brain Injury. Those who attended learned the definition of Traumatic Brain Injury, symptoms, the best approach to treating each symptom, and helpful…

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 @ 12:40PM

January Saturday Morning Programs

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 @ 12:33PM

A Year in Review

Like many in the West community I look forward to the promise of a new year and a fresh start. As we wrap up 2014 at West Long Term Recovery, I am humbled by the continuous outpour of love and support provided by so many individuals and organization, without which,…

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 @ 10:48AM

Reclaiming Hope by Dr. Lauri Rogers

Reclaiming Hope by Dr. Lauri Rogers

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 @ 10:53AM

2014 Kiwanis Club of West Toy Drive Application Here!

2014 Kiwanis Club of West Toy Drive Application

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 @ 10:12AM

West LTR Update

Thanksgiving weekend West Long Term Recovery gave thanks for the many volunteers who spent countless hours rebuilding homes in West. On Saturday, we celebrated the final stages of construction of a new home in West with a traditional house blessing led by Pastor Preece from Zion Lutheran Church in Dallas….

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 @ 2:54PM

Why do bad things happen? By Jim Ellor, and Maggie Mayo

Bad things do seem to happen to good people, but they are just not supposed to happen to me?  The blast in West came completely unexpected to the community.  At the time, the shock, hurt and loss was overwhelming for a lot of people.  As time has passed and there…

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 @ 10:52AM

Good News

West Long Term Recovery continues to work towards winding down. As a result of the work of the Long Term Medical and Mental Committee (LTMMC), West Long Term Recovery will be partnering with many local organizations for a finale of community outreach before closing its doors. This community outreach effort…

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 @ 12:44PM

Thank you! American Red Cross Heart of Texas Area Chapter

American Red Cross Heart of Texas is a generous partner and sponsor of the West Long Term Recovery Summer 2014 Summer Volunteer Campaign. With the support of the American Red Cross, West Long Term Recovery will be able to meet all of its current construction needs. Thank you, American Red…

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 @ 12:21PM

Thank You!

Thank you to the United Way of Central Texas led by Chief Executive Director, James Thurston and Strategic Marketing & Events Coordinator, Mary Beth Kelton, who celebrated their 2014 Day of Caring by blessing the West community. Coordinating so many volunteers for one day presents a number of challenges. John…

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 @ 2:45PM

36,000 Hours Donated

Last year, in my work at Reicher, I prepared a special Mass of Thanksgiving followed by a brunch in honor of those individuals who supported the school throughout the year. We were blessed to have Msgr. Michael Sis, later appointed Bishop of San Angelo, join us and offer the Mass….

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 @ 2:54PM

West Ministerial Alliance~ Prayer Walk

Join West Ministerial Alliance this Sunday, Aug. 24, for a Prayer Walk around our schools. The walk will begin at West Elementary at 5:00 p.m., then move to the middle/high school around 5:30 and end up at the administration building. There will also be a special prayer for St. Mary’s…