News & Events

  • Visit Our Publications & Documentation

    Navos’ Spring Newsletter is now available!  Click here to read the story of Melina and her son, Jeffrey’s story of Recovery and our full Spring Newsletter. We have many valuable resources available here including Newsletters, Annual Reports, Videos and helpful Documentation.

  • Navos 2016 Annual Report is here

    September 7, 2017

    Navos’ 2016 Annual Report is available online! We are grateful to the individuals, families, corporations and foundations who have made an investment in  sustaining our mission, programs and services. Without community support, our work would not be possible. Please click here to view the Annual Report.

  • Help a Child Today! Navos’ Back to School Drive

    August 1, 2017

    School is just around the corner. Local children need your support.  Your gift of just $25 will provide a backpack and school supplies for a child in need, and will ensure a child is set up for success from day one.  Donate Today!

     

  • Growing Hope Luncheon Raises $295,000!

    May 18, 2017

    Our sincere thanks to the more than 400 community members and 34 event sponsors who joined us today for Navos’ 2017 Growing Hope Luncheon Event, at the Sheraton Hotel, in downtown Seattle!

    With their support, we raised $295,000 for vulnerable people in our community, helping to sustain our programs and services for low income children, school-aged teens and families with mental and emotional illness and substance use disorder.

    Click here to see Navos’ new video, which was showcased at the celebration.

    Pictured here is CEO, David M. Johnson with First Lady of Washington, Trudi Inslee

  • Navos Client featured in Puget Sound Business Journal on her recovery at Navos

    March 28, 2017

    Navos is proud of our client Beverly, and our CEO, David M. Johnson, featured in this article in the current edition of the Puget Sound Business Journal. Read her story here. Recovery happened! Treatment works!

  • Navos Announces Plans to Affiliate with MultiCare Health Systems

    January 10, 2017

    Navos is excited to announce that we will be affiliating with MultiCare Health Systems. By combining our professional talents and clinical strengths, we will be in a better position to serve more vulnerable children, youth and adults in need of our help and benefit from more fully integrated physical and behavioral health care to ensure the health of the whole individual and family.

  • Dorothy Dixon Allen Guild Provides 25+ Years Of Support

    October 10, 2016

    Thank you to the Dorothy Dixon Allen guild (DDA) for their continued and generous support for the children and youth we serve in our Residential Treatment Programs on Lake Burien. Pictured are new kayaks donated by the Guild members for our kids in treatment to use on the lake. Special thanks to Poo Penrose, DDA guild President, and all of the guild members for making this possible!

  • Navos Welcomes United States Senator Patty Murray And Representative Ruth Kagi, From The 32nd District

    August 19, 2016

    U.S. Senator Patty Murray and Representative Ruth Kagi, recently toured Navos’ Lake Burien campus where a continuum of care is provided for children, youth and families experiencing a behavioral health or substance use disorder issue. Representative Kagi stated that our Family Health Center is “a great example of the continuum of care for children. This is a very impressive complex, kudos to David Johnson for his vision and outstanding leadership. I would love to see this model expanded and replicated.”

  • Save the Date for Growing Hope Luncheon!

    September 7, 2017

    Growing Hope Luncheon

    Thursday, May  17, 2018

    Sheraton Hotel, Seattle

    Join us for an inspirational lunch to celebrate the impact of Navos’ programs and services.  At our signature annual event, hundreds of business and community leaders will gather to raise critical support for Navos.  Community support is vital to sustaining our programs for at risk children and youth which prevent their problems from worsening, and for adults living in poverty with mental and emotional health issues.

    Corporate support makes a difference and reflects well on your brand.  For more information about sponsoring the event or hosting a table, please contact events@navos.org.

  • Navos highlighted as top nonprofit in area

    September 13, 2017

    Puget Sound Business Journal compiles the largest nonprofits in our region, specifically highlighting Navos and the crucial services we provide.

  • Navos Annual Health Fair!

    June 2, 2017

    2017 Navos Health Fair was a success! This FREE event brought together community partners, nonprofit organizations, government agencies and local businesses to support health and well-being in our community. There were fun after school activities for children and families including games and a bouncy house! Our sincere thanks to the 25 exhibitors, and more than 100 community members who joined us yesterday for Navos Annual Community Health Fair!  Special thanks to our sponsors Molina Health Care and Bravo, Navos catering for the delicious food, Leadership Tomorrow members, and volunteers who made this event possible.  Check out these great photos from the event.

  • Seattle Business Magazine Announces Navos as Gold Award Recipient

    May 3, 2017

    Read this exciting article in Seattle Business Magazine announcing Navos as the Gold award recipient at the 2017 Washington Leaders in Health Care Awards, in the category of Innovative Healthcare Delivery for our Peer Bridger Program.

  • Navos recognized with Gold Award at 2017 Washington Leaders in Health Care Awards

    March 2, 2017

    On Thursday March 2, 2017, Navos was recognized with a gold award at the Seattle Business Magazine 2017 Washington Leaders in Health Care Awards in the category of Innovative Healthcare Delivery for our Peer Bridger Program.  Congratulations to our Peer Bridgers for all of your work to help our patients move toward recovery and wellness.

    The Peer Bridger program was established in 2013 to help patients in the inpatient psychiatric units of Navos and Harborview make a successful transition to the community after being discharged and to reduce re-hospitalizations. Peer Bridgers have “lived experience” with mental health and substance use challenges and have been trained to help and inspire others. They connect with participants during hospitalization and help them on their road to recovery after discharge.

  • Navos Hosts Volunteers As A Part Of The 2016 United Way Of King County Day Of Caring

    October 10, 2016

    Our thanks to the employees from Microsoft and Mainspring Wealth Advisors who spent the day refurbishing the dock on our Lake Burien campus, and organizing the toy and clothing rooms for our clients.

  • Navos/Harborview Medical Center’s Peer Bridger Program Awarded The Community Health Leadership Award

    October 10, 2016

    The Peer Bridger program was awarded an Annual Community Health Leadership Award, by the Washington State Hospital Association. The Peer Bridger program was established in 2013 to help patients in the inpatient psychiatric units of Navos and Harborview make a successful transition to the community after being discharged and to reduce re-hospitalizations. Peer Bridgers have “lived experience” with mental health and substance use challenges and have been trained to help and inspire others. They connect with participants during hospitalization and help them on their road to recovery after discharge.

  • Navos Welcomes Washington State Governor, Jay Inslee And King County Executive, Dow Constantine

    July 20, 2016

    On Wednesday July 20th, Navos was chosen by Governor Jay Inslee to announce recommendations by the Community Alternatives to Boarding Task Force to provide community-based alternatives to psychiatric boarding for severely mentally ill individuals — because of our experience and success providing housing and supports for this most vulnerable population.

  • Visit Our Publications & Documentation

    Navos’ Spring Newsletter is now available!  Click here to read the story of Melina and her son, Jeffrey’s story of Recovery and our full Spring Newsletter. We have many valuable resources available here including Newsletters, Annual Reports, Videos and helpful Documentation.

  • Save the Date for Growing Hope Luncheon!

    September 7, 2017

    Growing Hope Luncheon

    Thursday, May  17, 2018

    Sheraton Hotel, Seattle

    Join us for an inspirational lunch to celebrate the impact of Navos’ programs and services.  At our signature annual event, hundreds of business and community leaders will gather to raise critical support for Navos.  Community support is vital to sustaining our programs for at risk children and youth which prevent their problems from worsening, and for adults living in poverty with mental and emotional health issues.

    Corporate support makes a difference and reflects well on your brand.  For more information about sponsoring the event or hosting a table, please contact events@navos.org.

  • Navos 2016 Annual Report is here

    September 7, 2017

    Navos’ 2016 Annual Report is available online! We are grateful to the individuals, families, corporations and foundations who have made an investment in  sustaining our mission, programs and services. Without community support, our work would not be possible. Please click here to view the Annual Report.

  • Navos highlighted as top nonprofit in area

    September 13, 2017

    Puget Sound Business Journal compiles the largest nonprofits in our region, specifically highlighting Navos and the crucial services we provide.

  • Help a Child Today! Navos’ Back to School Drive

    August 1, 2017

    School is just around the corner. Local children need your support.  Your gift of just $25 will provide a backpack and school supplies for a child in need, and will ensure a child is set up for success from day one.  Donate Today!

     

  • Navos Annual Health Fair!

    June 2, 2017

    2017 Navos Health Fair was a success! This FREE event brought together community partners, nonprofit organizations, government agencies and local businesses to support health and well-being in our community. There were fun after school activities for children and families including games and a bouncy house! Our sincere thanks to the 25 exhibitors, and more than 100 community members who joined us yesterday for Navos Annual Community Health Fair!  Special thanks to our sponsors Molina Health Care and Bravo, Navos catering for the delicious food, Leadership Tomorrow members, and volunteers who made this event possible.  Check out these great photos from the event.

  • Growing Hope Luncheon Raises $295,000!

    May 18, 2017

    Our sincere thanks to the more than 400 community members and 34 event sponsors who joined us today for Navos’ 2017 Growing Hope Luncheon Event, at the Sheraton Hotel, in downtown Seattle!

    With their support, we raised $295,000 for vulnerable people in our community, helping to sustain our programs and services for low income children, school-aged teens and families with mental and emotional illness and substance use disorder.

    Click here to see Navos’ new video, which was showcased at the celebration.

    Pictured here is CEO, David M. Johnson with First Lady of Washington, Trudi Inslee

  • Seattle Business Magazine Announces Navos as Gold Award Recipient

    May 3, 2017

    Read this exciting article in Seattle Business Magazine announcing Navos as the Gold award recipient at the 2017 Washington Leaders in Health Care Awards, in the category of Innovative Healthcare Delivery for our Peer Bridger Program.

  • Navos Client featured in Puget Sound Business Journal on her recovery at Navos

    March 28, 2017

    Navos is proud of our client Beverly, and our CEO, David M. Johnson, featured in this article in the current edition of the Puget Sound Business Journal. Read her story here. Recovery happened! Treatment works!

  • Navos recognized with Gold Award at 2017 Washington Leaders in Health Care Awards

    March 2, 2017

    On Thursday March 2, 2017, Navos was recognized with a gold award at the Seattle Business Magazine 2017 Washington Leaders in Health Care Awards in the category of Innovative Healthcare Delivery for our Peer Bridger Program.  Congratulations to our Peer Bridgers for all of your work to help our patients move toward recovery and wellness.

    The Peer Bridger program was established in 2013 to help patients in the inpatient psychiatric units of Navos and Harborview make a successful transition to the community after being discharged and to reduce re-hospitalizations. Peer Bridgers have “lived experience” with mental health and substance use challenges and have been trained to help and inspire others. They connect with participants during hospitalization and help them on their road to recovery after discharge.

  • Navos Announces Plans to Affiliate with MultiCare Health Systems

    January 10, 2017

    Navos is excited to announce that we will be affiliating with MultiCare Health Systems. By combining our professional talents and clinical strengths, we will be in a better position to serve more vulnerable children, youth and adults in need of our help and benefit from more fully integrated physical and behavioral health care to ensure the health of the whole individual and family.

  • Navos Hosts Volunteers As A Part Of The 2016 United Way Of King County Day Of Caring

    October 10, 2016

    Our thanks to the employees from Microsoft and Mainspring Wealth Advisors who spent the day refurbishing the dock on our Lake Burien campus, and organizing the toy and clothing rooms for our clients.

  • Dorothy Dixon Allen Guild Provides 25+ Years Of Support

    October 10, 2016

    Thank you to the Dorothy Dixon Allen guild (DDA) for their continued and generous support for the children and youth we serve in our Residential Treatment Programs on Lake Burien. Pictured are new kayaks donated by the Guild members for our kids in treatment to use on the lake. Special thanks to Poo Penrose, DDA guild President, and all of the guild members for making this possible!

  • Navos/Harborview Medical Center’s Peer Bridger Program Awarded The Community Health Leadership Award

    October 10, 2016

    The Peer Bridger program was awarded an Annual Community Health Leadership Award, by the Washington State Hospital Association. The Peer Bridger program was established in 2013 to help patients in the inpatient psychiatric units of Navos and Harborview make a successful transition to the community after being discharged and to reduce re-hospitalizations. Peer Bridgers have “lived experience” with mental health and substance use challenges and have been trained to help and inspire others. They connect with participants during hospitalization and help them on their road to recovery after discharge.

  • Navos Welcomes United States Senator Patty Murray And Representative Ruth Kagi, From The 32nd District

    August 19, 2016

    U.S. Senator Patty Murray and Representative Ruth Kagi, recently toured Navos’ Lake Burien campus where a continuum of care is provided for children, youth and families experiencing a behavioral health or substance use disorder issue. Representative Kagi stated that our Family Health Center is “a great example of the continuum of care for children. This is a very impressive complex, kudos to David Johnson for his vision and outstanding leadership. I would love to see this model expanded and replicated.”

  • Navos Welcomes Washington State Governor, Jay Inslee And King County Executive, Dow Constantine

    July 20, 2016

    On Wednesday July 20th, Navos was chosen by Governor Jay Inslee to announce recommendations by the Community Alternatives to Boarding Task Force to provide community-based alternatives to psychiatric boarding for severely mentally ill individuals — because of our experience and success providing housing and supports for this most vulnerable population.