Opinion: Riford Center a great resource


I want to express appreciation for your past coverage of the Riford Center, which has become such a meaningful resource for our community. I have MS, am a senior, and have particularly benefited from their introducing a Weight Watchers program to La Jolla.

Being of limited mobility, I gradually gained a lot of weight I did not need, but with the program have shed more than 40 pounds, which has certainly made it easier to be more mobile. I have met friends and neighbors who had no idea that a weight program was one of Riford’s offerings, so I’m writing in the hope others might benefit. Riford information is at

JoAnn Grant

La Jolla