Peer Support

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Children’s Healing Center AYA program Michigan Icon

We are a social group of adolescents and young adults (AYA), ages 18-26, with medical conditions that weaken immune systems put by young adults in the same situation. Side by side, we share empathetic relationships in a fun and casual environment. Vita Collective hosts typical social experiences such as game nights, yoga and grill outs as a program of Children’s Healing Center and AYA Movement. We continuously develop a close-knit community of young adults doing life together. Location: 1530 Fulton Street East Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Contact: Janna Sikma or (616)426-8366