Tichenor Clinic: Parent Support Group helps families, and what’s ahead for the iconic Long Beach facility

The Parent Support Group helps empower parents to better advocate for their children, request services and understand their health insurance. PUBLISHED: January 3, 2022 at 6:00 a.m. in the Press-Telegram Editor’s note: This is the last of three excerpts from the forthcoming book, “Adelaide’s Legacy: Tichenor Orthopedic Clinic for Children.” Today’s excerpt deals with how Tichenor’s…

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“How to Heal”

                  Dear *{{First Name}}*,    How are you feeling in the final days of 2021?    Google recently released their annual “Year in Search,” sharing that across the world, people were searching at record-breaking rates “how to heal.”   We lost loved ones and searched “how to honor…

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Tichenor Clinic: Connection to Long Beach drives decades-long work to help children

PUBLISHED: December 27, 2021 at 6:00 a.m. in the Press-Telegram Editor’s note: This is the second of three excerpts the Press-Telegram will run from the forthcoming book, “Adelaide’s Legacy: Tichenor Orthopedic Clinic for Children.” Today’s excerpt — combining portions of chapters two, three and six — deals with how Tichenor Clinic, through innovative techniques and programs, meets…

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Adelaide Tichenor: The life and times of a trailblazer

The first of three excerpts from the forthcoming book, “Adelaide’s Legacy: Tichenor Orthopedic Clinic for Children.” PUBLISHED: December 20, 2021 at 6:30 a.m. in the Press-Telegram Editor’s note: Starting today, the Press-Telegram will run excerpts from the forthcoming book, “Adelaide’s Legacy: Tichenor Orthopedic Clinic for Children.” Today’s excerpt — “Who was Adelaide Tichenor?” — deals with…

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September 17 E-newsletter: Making History With LBUSD, New Interns, Long Beach Gives Kicks Off!

Making History With LBUSD: By Nubia Flores, Board Member On Tuesday, September 14, 2021, LBUSD’s school board adopted a resolution to make the second week in October History Disability Week, like so many other school districts have across California since the 2010 California Assembly highlighted the importance of teaching disability history in our schools. This…

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July 2021 Newsletter

Congratulations, Graduates!! We are so thrilled for our Tichenor kiddos for their milestones achieved after an especially challenging year. From graduating from our very own Social Skills Group to Pre-K to High School, these children and youth make us so proud!! Pool Mural! Did you see us in the Press-Telegram?? Our pool has a fun…

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Thank you to all our generous donors!

Marc Allmeroth & Petra Wilder-Smith Lori & Don Brault Lisa & Jeff Carrick Nubia Flores Cedeño Jody Cormack Sandy & Richard Darling Michele A. Dobson Elsa Escobedo Tony Gales Jennifer Kumiyama Richard & Linda Landes Alyce LaViolette Mariana Leñero Solar Carol Llewellyn Lyn Conway Madding Kathie & Pat Mais Sandor & Deloris Mayuga Anthony Mirabal…

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Shine! A Virtual Concert

Join us for a very special virtual holiday program emceed by Herlinda Chico, Long Beach City College Trustee Be swept away by our talented performers, including featured performer, Jennifer Kumiyama, singer, actress, and advocate; Be inspired by Oscar Lopez, a Tichenor Clinic graduate, speaking about his amazing journey; Be together with us as we take a moment to…

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What’s In A Name?

Have you ever wanted to change something about yourself? Wished you were a better version of yourself? Even a different person entirely? Gabriel is a bright and charming 18-year-old. He LOVES music – from a very young age he would stand in the middle of the living room pretending to be the lead singer and…

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Tichenor Clinic COVID-19 Update: March 16, 2020

Dear Friends of Tichenor Clinic, We had hoped to stay open in order to serve the hundreds of children and families who rely on us for the rehabilitative and enrichment services – as well as the social and emotional support – that help families thrive. Unfortunately, with the rapidly changing circumstances with regard to COVID-19,…

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