● Social Services Do you see evidence of recreation centers, parks, and social services? For services that are not available, how far must persons travel to access these services ? Describe each . In my immediate area I observed reaction centers which includes China Point Park, Fairview Park, Fuller Park, and Napa Golf Course. The China Point Park offers walking trails. Fairview Park offers basketball court, baseball, barbeque area, picnic tables and playground. Fuller Park offers barbeque area, group picnic site, playground, restrooms, walking trails and water. The City of Napa Parks and Recreation Services Department provides residents with access to more than 54 parks that cover 800 acres of park land. The City’s park system consists of a variety of recreation attractions, such as parks, open space, playgrounds, sport fields, a golf course, the Napa River and miles of natural and paved trails for walking, biking and hiking. In addition to parkland resources, the Parks and Recreation staff maintains over 21 acres of landscaped areas throughout the city ( ). Napa County socials services are located within 10 blocks South of my primary location. ● Health Services Do you see evidence of health (Hospitals, Dr’s Offices, Clinics) and mental health services? Describe each . Are there any signs of alternative services in the area, such as healers (curanderos), herbalists, herbal stores, palm readers, acupunctures, chiropractors. For services that are not available, how far must persons travel to access these services ? OLE Health Center offer Napa residents a range of services which include health care, dental care, and optometry services. Queen of the Valley Urgent 4465-5_19
care which offers Napa residents urgent care services and after hour immediate care. Napa State Hospital offers Napa residents mental health services. Napa Health and Human Services agency offer Napa residents assistance program, behavioral health, public health and as well as aid in assistance in reporting child and elderly abuse. Napa residents will need to travel about 3 miles from immediate location to Queen of the Valley Hospital. I observed alternative services in the area which include Acupuncture clinic of Napa, United Acupuncture & Herb, Millis Family Chiropractic, Williams Chiropractic Clinic, and Blossom Precision Chiropractic. Palm readers include Napa Psychic. ● Fire and Police Services Do you see any fire and police services/equipment/officers? Where are the closest fire and/or police stations ? I observed fire and police services, equipment and officers within the city. The closet fire station is the Napa fire station no. 4 which is located about less than a mile from my primary location. The Napa police station is within 10 blocks radius North from my primary location.
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- Spring '17
- Nursing, San Francisco Bay Area, Napa, California, Napa County, California