Callouts 2014

Start DateIncidentDescription and Days on siteAgency NameTeams
01/7/14Student deathA student was accidentally killed over the Christmas Holidays. Upon return from their break, school officials asked if HOPE dogs could be on site to help support the stress of returning and dealing with their grief. Vista Ridge High School
Colorado Springs, CO
Karen Klein, TL
Tina Jones & Hondo
Janice Mann & Daniel
Sandy Miller & Lani
03/16/14Student and parent death1/16 thru 1/18/14
A car accident took the lives of a high school student and his mother during Spring Break. Our Teams were involved with a large gathering on Sunday evening. Monday and Tuesday our Teams reported to the High School and two Middle Schools where the greatest loss was felt.
Bozeman Public Schools
Bozeman, MT
Mary Martin RD/HAR & Ellie
Lori Jacobs, TL
Roberta Ennis & Sienna
Suzy Saltiel & Quinn
Linda Karell & Chervil
Susan Ellis & Lucy
Nancy Dodd & Yuki
03/17/14Student stresses and parent loss A primary age student lost a parent and there have been multiple stressors within this very small rural school in Montana. HOPE Teams were called in to lend encoureagement and support to staff and students.Joliet K-12 School
Joliet, Montana
Harry Schlitz, TL
Tanya Vaught & Ginnie
Sheila Ruble & Quigley
Lyn Findley & Sunnie
3/31/14Oso Mudslide, Snohomish County, WashingtonPSW region assist in PNW Callout to Support and comport for the communities of Oso, Darrington, Arlington, Everett Washington after the Mudslide Disaster in Oso. 3/31/14-4/22/14Green CrossJeannie Eagan & Annie
Katherine Jarrett & Teddy
Kristie Bret-Harte & Lily
LaWana Heald & Robby
Jan Aven & Muffin
Leslie White & Lexi
Jane Horsefield & Kiss
04/02/14Grief SupportCaring Place is a center for grieving children and their families. We offered comfort and support to children, family and staff. Caring PlaceYvonne Eaton-Stull & Zeus
8/12/14Sexual assault on a childDistract and comfort child and parents during forensic exam and while awaiting return of the authorities.Memorial Hospital Trauma Team, Ms. Andy Greco, Forensics Trauma NurseSandy Miller & Lani
01/14/2014Student SuicideA student at Allegheny College committed suicide over the holiday break. The family requested no service or memorial take place. The students affected by this came to the Counseling Center to have a time to remember, process their grief, and receive support Allegheny CollegeMelanie Dunbar & Gus
Jane Hill, Team Leader
02/18/2014Riverstone Health BraveheartWeekly support for children and adults who lost a loved one 2/18-4/1/2014Riverstone HealthHarry Schlitz (TL), Shelia Ruble & Quincy, Tayna Vaught & Ginnie, Lyn Findley & Sunnie & Sierra
03/13/2014Grief SupportCaring Place is a center for grieving children and their families. We offered comfort and support to children, family and staff. Caring PlaceYvonne Eaton-Stull & Zeus
03/14/2014Monroe Early Childhood Student DeathSupport for staff membersThompson School DistrictJennifer VonLintel & Copper
03/16/2014Bozeman (MT) Public schools student/parent deathSupport for students, teachers, counselors, parents, and staff for student/parent death. 3/16-18/2014, including classroom visits.Bozeman Public Schools Crisis TeamLori Jacobs (team leader), Mary Martin & Ellie, Suzy Saltiel & Quinn, Susan Ellis & Lucy, Linda Karell & Chervil, Roberta Ennis & Sienna, Nancy Dodd & Yuki
03/17/2014Joliet SchoolSuport for students' experience of several stressful eventsJoliet SchoolHarry Schlitz (TL), Lyn Findley & Sunnie, Shelia Ruble & Quigley, Tanya Vaught & Ginnie
03/30/2014Snohomish County (WA) mudslide
Oso Mudslide, Snohomish
Support for community members, volunteers, first responders 3/30-4/4/14Green CrossMary Martin & Ellie, Nancy Dodd & Yuki, Trish McKay & Ben
3/31/2014Every 15 Minute Program
Calabasas High School
Calabasas, CA
Comfort those involved in the Every15 Minute Program Calabasas High School
Counseling Deptartment
LaWana Heald & Robby
Constance Howell & Cigfa
Kristie Bret-Harte & Penny
04/05/2014Attempted suicideComfort for spouseBozeman Deaconess Hospital ICUGala Goodwin & Zeke
4/10/2014Every 15 Minute Program Hamilton High Temecula, CAComfort & Support the students participating in the Every 15 Minute Program
4/10/2014 & 4/11/2014
Trauma Intervention Program TIP and Hamilton High SchoolCarol Betzer & Nikki
Paula Sargent & Jada
Nancy Drake & Columbo
Karen Blackburn & Molly
04/12/2014Med support comfort/support for runners & staff @ relief /recovery area. Assisted with runner on route.Carmel Marathon 2014Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie
04/16/2014Spiritual careComfort for hospitalized patient.Bozeman Deaconess HospitalSusan Ellis & Lucy
4/16/2014Take Back the Night
UC California Irvine
Comfort and Support Students in an event that honor the victims of and raises awareness of Sexual Violence.UC of California at Irvine
Director of Campus Assault Resources & Education
Constance Howell & Cigfa
Deborah Yee Litt & Zack
Leslie White & Lexi
Katherine Jarrett & Teddy
Jane Horsefield & Kiss
4/16/2014Every 15 Minute Program
Temecula Valley High School,
Temecula, CA
Comfort & Support the students involved with the Every 15 Minute Program
4/16/2014 & 4/17/2014
TIP-Trauma Intervention Program and Temecula Valley High SchoolCarol Betzer & Nikki
Karen Blackburn & Molly
Nancy Drake & Columbo
Paula Sargent & Jada
4/24/2014Every 15 Minute Program
Vista Murrieta High School,
Murrieta, CA
Comfort & Support the students involved in the Every 15 Minute Program
4/24/2014 & 4/25/2014
TIP-Trauma Intervention Program and Vista Murrieta HighCarol Betzer & Nikki
Paula Sargent & Jada
Nancy Drake & Colombo
Karen Blackburn & Molly
04/25/2014Good Grief GatheringCommunity gathering for recent deathsGardiner Baptist Church
Gardiner, MT
Mary Martin & Ellie
Linda Karell & Chervil
04/27/2014Death of Student sudden student death. - remembrance with sorority members & twin sister.Gannon Counseling CenterMelanie Dunbar t/l
Yvonne Eaton-Stull & Zeus
Linda Limina & Angel
04/27/2014Remembrance serviceAnnual service for families who have lost a child

Memorial Hospital
Colorado
Sandy Miller & Lani
05/22-25/201420th Annual Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS)Comfort and support for Military personal families Jerry Constantino, Team Leader
Kathy Constantino and Tess, Amy Rideout and Eva, Janice Jensen and Dixie, Burton and Shellie Goldstein and Emma, MG, Bear and Goldie
5/19/2014Carlsbad Fires, Carlsbad, CAComfort & Support students and staff returning back to 3 different schools when they returned to campus the following Monday after being evacuated on the previous Friday, due to the fire almost reaching the school.Carlsbad Unified School Dist.LaWana Heald & Robby
Susan Harris & Izzy
Jan Aven & Muffin
Katherine Jarrett & Teddy
Carol Betzer & Nikki
Paula Sargent & Jada
Karen Blackburn & Molly
Pam Lucado & Kona Kai
Leslie White & Lexi
Jane Horsefield & Kiss
05/23/2014Sarah Milner ElementaryDeath of a parent
05/23/2014
Sarah Milner ElementaryJen VonLintel & Copper
05/24/2014Every 15 MinuteVista Murrieta HighTrauma Intervention ProgramCarol Betzer & Nicki, Karen Blackburn & Molly Andee Browning & Radar, Nancy Drake & Columbo, Paula Sargent & Jada
5/24/2014Shooting Rampage in Isla Vista area of University of California at Santa BarbaraComfort and Support students and staff in the aftermath of a shooting rampage that left 6 students dead and several injured.
5/24/2014 to 5/27/2014
University of Santa Barbara
Director of Health & Wellness
LaWana Heald & Robby
Katherine Jarrett & Teddy
Jan Aven & Muffin
Lisa Osborne & Honey
Sarah Jane Chelin & Bailey
Jeannie Eagan & Annie
Kristie Bret-Harte & Penny
Mary Nobbe & Mason
Constance Howell & Cigfa
Megan Blake & Smiley
5/24/2014Vigil for UCSB Shooting Vigil at UCI campus for UCSB shooting victimsUniversity of Calif. IrvineDeborah Yee Litt & Abbie, Carol Betzer & Nikki, Nadine Bodnar & Nellie, Pam Lucado & Kona Kai, Leslie White & Lexi, Karen Blackburn & Molly
05/28/2014Burn Campstate wide program for any child involved in a fire. Total estimate population 500 people! 120 motorcycle 24 fire trucks, 1 helicopter, 5 Army vehicles etc. comfort dogs were a big hit with everyone – estimated each dog interacted with at least 30 people over the 2 ½ hrsHoosier Burn campGayle Sprinkle & Charlie
Vicki VanDenburgh & Andy
4 PP teams
6/9/20141 Year Anniversary of the Santa Monica College Shooting, Santa Monica, CAComfort students and staff at the 1 year anniversary of the shooting from 2013Santa Monica College
Dean of Counseling
LaWana Heald & Robby
Jan Aven & Muffin
Katherine Jarrett & Teddy
Pam Lucado & Kona Kai
Kristie Bret-Harte & Lily
Constance Howell & Cigfa
6/23/2014Grief CampComfort & Support: kids could come out and get some comfort after their sharing or counseling session.
6/23/2014-6/24/2014
Berks County Intermediate Unit Grief CampTL: Patricia Hess & Abby
Gail Thompson and Tani Melissa McMunn and Rugby
06/29/2014Yarnell Hill Fire 1 Year Memorialcomfort and support at the 1 year Memorial activitiesArizona Dept. of Emergency ResponseJeanette Wood & Callie
Pam Reinke & Hope
Diane Spence & Coco
Carol Betzer & Nikki
Karen Blackburn & Molly
07/01/2014Operation PurpleComfort and Support with campers of military personal.
Each dog interacted with every camper at least once (100 campers, 50 staff).
07/01/2014 to 07/03/2014
YMCA camp-Sarah HooperTL: Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie
Vicki VanDenburgh & Andy
Barb Geno & Max
07/15/2014Rotary Camp for children with special needs While attending another camp, one team interacted with another camp director in the parking lot.HOPE teams interacted with several children and their buddies. Children had physical and cognitive disabilities.: Rotary CampTL-Sue Herman
Sue Francis & Silin
Diane Morse & Chloe
Linda Limina & Angel
Yvonne Eaton-Stull & Zeus
07/24/2014Grief CampChildren who experienced the loss of a family member
HOPE teams worked with two separate groups (ranging in age from 5-16
Caring PlaceSue Herman Team leader
Sue Francis & Silin
Diane Morse & Chloe
Melaine Dunbar &Gus
Yvonne Eaton-Stull & Maggie
08/05/2014Camp Corrall- Grief CampChildren who experienced the loss of a family member
HOPE teams worked with two separate groups (ranging in age from 5-16)
08/05-06/2014
YMCA Camp Carson t/l: Gayle Sprinkle
Vicki VanDenburgh & Andy
Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie
Leslie Nord & Bella
Jamie Atman & Bowzer
08/07/2014Camp Corrall- Grief CampGrief camp requested HOPE teams to stay an extra day if possible, 2 of the 4 teams were available and stayed another night YMCA Camp Carson t/l: Gayle Sprinkle
Vicki VanDenburgh & Andy
Gayle Sprinkle & Charlie
8/25/2014Irwin Middle School student deathAttend staff meeting; meet with students in counselors' offices; greet students in hallwayThompson School District, Lynne DeSousaJen VonLintel & Copper
08/28/2014Harborcreek Youth ServicesHOPE teams were invited to provide support to 60 adolescent males in residential treatment for emotional-behavioral issues, legal involvement, and trauma and abuse. Barbara Lindstromt/l: Melanie Dunbar
Melanie Dunbar & Gus
Yvonne Eaton-Stull and Zeus
Diane Morse and Chloe
Diane Mann and Maji
09/15-18/2014Washington Navy Yard AnniversaryHOPE Teams supported personnel experiencing the first anniversary of the Washington Navy Yard shootingJanet Velenovsky invited Harry Schllitz to attend this Call-outHarry Schlitz (RMR Team Leader) and various other Teams from the EUS and SER
09/24/2014Visitation with Family of Abduction VictimComfort and support to family and college of missing college student.Emergency Management of CharlottesvilleJanet Velenovsky & Oscar
09/30/2014 - 11/11/2014Braveheart Grief Class - one evening/week for seven weeks HOPE Teams supported family members experiencing the loss of a family memberRiverstone Health Group
Joyce Davis/Staff Contact
Billings, MT
Harry Schlitz and Tanya Vaught were Team Leaders. Jo Acton & Kelly; Sheila Ruble & Quigley; and Lyn Findley & Sunnie and Sierra
10/06-07/2014Parent deathHOPE Teams supported students after a parent deathPatty Harrison, School Principal at Amsterdam Elem. School
Bozeman, MT
Gala Goodwin & Zeke; Val Bickwermert & Zamba; and Susan Ellis & Lucy
10/21/2014NAVSEA Request -- Employees Return to Building 197Care and support for employees at the 1 year anniversary of the shooting from 2013Burton & Shellie Goldstein
the Bear and Emma
10/23-25/2014Seattle Remote Area Medical HOPE Teams supported hundreds of folks being processed for free medical carePNW, Karen Hathaway, invited other regions to participate alongside PNW membersHarry Schlitz, Team Leader
Nancy Dodd & Yuki
Lyn Findley & Sierra
10/24/2014High School ShootingHOPE Teams supported students, staff, community following the shooting of students in school Marysville, Washington
High School
School Crisis Team
Harry Schlitz, Team Leader was asked to respond along with Raquel Lackey and her dog. Multiple PNW Teams reported for several days.
10/25/2014Stupid Cancer Conference
HOPE Teams supported individuals and family members of those with cancer attending this conferencStupid Cancer Conference
Billings, MT
Contact: Jennifer Finn
Tanya Vaught, Team Leader
Jo Acton & Kelly
Sheila Ruble & Quigley
10/31/2014Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with DisabilitiesCare and support for Veterans
Muna DeStafanoGayle Sprinkle & Charlie
VanDenburgh & Andy
11/03/2014Fire Dept auxillary member deathComfort and support to community for death of Fire Dept Auxillary secretaryCaenarvon Fire DeptPatricia Hess & Abby
Gail Thompson and Tani
11/04/2014Det. Davis Memorial ServiceComfort and Support to family and community of Sacramento Sheriff, killed in the line of dutyFamily of Det. Davis,Pam Kitani & Hope
LaWana Heald & Robby
Jan Aven & Muffin
Katherine Jarrett & Teddy
Kristie Bret Harte & Penny
Jeannie Eagan & Annie
Sam Eagan, Team Leader
11/14/2014Forest Green Afterschool ProgramPresentation to students in after school programTl: Yvonne Eaton-Stull
Mel Dunbar & Gus
Carole Magargee & Toree
Joan Heverley & Reno
Diane Mann & Maji
11/16-18/2014Support for Kassig family & close friendsSupport for Kassig family & close friendsEpworth UMCGayle Sprinkle & Charlie
12/05 & 07/2014Student DeathComfort and support to family & community for suicide of a student Sault Ste. Marie (MI) High SchoolNicholas Meier & Katie Lynn
Julia Meier and Jett
12/05/2014Army National Guard troops returning home following deploymentHOPE Teams requested to support family members awaiting loved ones returning home from AfganistanFamily Readiness Group Leader, Vanessa Schimmele
on behalf of Nat'l Guard Unit 143....Bozeman, MT airport
Harry Schlitz, Team Leader; Val Bickwermert & Zamba; Susan Ellis & Lucy; Mary Martin & Ellie
12/06/2014Memorial service-KassigComfort and support for private memorial service for family and friends of Peter (Abdul-Rahman) Kassig.Kassig familyGayle Sprinkle & Charlie
12/14/2014Red Cross De-StressComfort and support for Red Croos Workers at the office as they returned from the shelters.qRed Cross Bay Area, CAJeannie Eagan and Annie

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