Couples Retreat

May 19-21, 2023
Oregon Garden Resort Silverton, Oregon

IT’S JUST THE DISHES! But it doesn’t always feel like it – at times it can feel like the weight of every argument you’ve ever had is piling up in that sink! Join PNWBD at the Annual Couples Retreat hosted by Conflict Practitioner, Elise Swearingen. With a little bit of humor and a lot-a-bit-of grace; you will gain valuable insight, plus tools and tricks to positively manage conflict in your relationship(s)! Hands-on, engaging workshops are on the horizon.


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Pacific Northwest Bleeding Disorders distributes an informational newsletter once each quarter of the year. Visit the link to access our latest newsletter!

2023 | Q1 | Newsletter

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PNWBD is a volunteer organization dedicated to providing education and support to families affected by bleeding disorders. Fill out the member information form online or fill out the paper pdf form and become part of this dynamic foundation. By supplying your information, you will be notified of upcoming events, programs specific to your diagnosis, and support services. Join our community! Membership is FREE for people with bleeding disorders and their immediate family members.

PNWBD About Us

PNWBD serves people living with Hemophilia, von Willebrand Disease, and other rare bleeding disorders. Our service area includes Oregon and the counties of SW Washington. We provide education, advocacy, and many other services to help our members manage their disease and improve their quality of life.

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What We Do

Pacific Northwest Bleeding Disorders enhances the quality of life for individuals with bleeding disorders and their families through advocacy, assistance, outreach, education and research support.


Our educational opportunities offer a wide variety of presentations including such topics as medical treatments, self-infusion, insurance issues, legislative challenges, coping skills and mental health.

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PNWBD monitors legislation that affects the bleeding disorders community and advocates for changes in policy when needed. You have the power to impact the future of your own access to better treatment and care through your own advocacy.

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PNWBD proudly hosts two annual fundraisers. In spring we hold the annual Unite walk for bleeding disorders. And in fall we host our annual Shooting for the Stars Auction.

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YETI, one of the strongest programs in the world of bleeding disorders across the US, is an experiential train-the-trainer weekend conference created by PNWBD.

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