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1 week ago
r other social service center establishment; and (L) a gymnasium, health spa, bowling alley, golf course, or other place of exercise or recreation. Heather Antoine is the founder of Antoine Law Group, APC. Her practice is focused on the intersection ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
1 week ago
he simple and direct principles of permaculture provide a road map for addressing economic diversity, infrastructure development, budget gaps, crime and drug epidemics, unemployment, education, social services, economic development, transportation ...
General Social WorkEducationCriminal Justice
1 week ago
f transgender people are deemed categorically unfit to serve in the military, that exclusion will be used to justify discrimination in housing, employment, social services, family law, healthcare, public benefits, insurance, and beyond. The fact that ...
General Social WorkHousing and PovertyHealth and Care
1 week ago
€œWe have the best in government, planning, engineering, finance, parks and recreation, social services, strategic government investment, law enforcement, open space preservation – we truly have government of the people, and it is good government ...
General Social Work
1 week ago
NRWA plays a significant role in supporting Palestinian refugees with access to education, healthcare, social services, and employment. "If the US withdrew its funding from UNRWA, that would put enormous strain on the PA to cover those services for ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and Care
1 week ago
Income levels and social services in the periphery are lower, unemployment rates are higher, and many residents suffer from extensive health and livelihood challenges emanating from ecological damage." The pain has been felt in the capital, Tehran ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
1 week ago
y role usually involves visiting a lot of different settings and today is centred on care homes. Both my morning and afternoon visits are to homes where there are significant concerns about quality of provision, but that is where the similarities seem to ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
1 week ago
n 2013, she was also awarded the Padmashree. After receiving her Magsaysay, in an interview with Outlook, she said, During my 27 years of long social service, I have given direction to hundreds of families and all the credit goes to them in fetching me ...
General Social Work
1 week ago
ost people are one accident away from racking up serious hospital bills while politicians simultaneously think of schemes to cut social services and aid. Rxcovery captures a sense of perversion. Everything seems familiar but also warped as doctors are ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
1 week ago
This is not enough funding to allow states to continue the program for long," the state Department of Social Services posted on its website. "It will only allow Connecticut to continue HUSKY B through February. " The CHIP program provides health coverage ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
1 week ago
breaking string of homicides involving teens and young adults in Annapolis, a coalition of law enforcement, educators and social services groups plans to use $770,000 in federal funding to help stem the violence. Over the next nine ...
Capital Gazette via Live.com News 
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
1 week ago
nlike media representations, they were not the poorest of the poor, nor were their neighborhood conditions typified by crime, noise, litter, deteriorated housing, or poor social services. They wanted good schools for their children and to be respected as ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHousing and PovertyEducationCriminal Justice
1 week ago
r that they will put severe or unfair demands on social services, need to be weighed against the enduring American spirit of compassion for others.
General Social Work
1 week ago
t its best, the system can help social services find exactly what each Spokane resident needs to escape homelessness. Last time, Lewis says, the city had around 20 volunteers who weren't a part of social service agencies helping with the count.
General Social WorkCharities and VolunteerismHousing and Poverty
1 week ago
e also wants to get a tiny house movement going in Chicago, similar to one in Detroit, in which social service agencies build small houses (300 square feet or so) for people who are homeless. In Detroit, according to the Detroit Free Press, organizations ...
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
1 week ago
All we ever hear about is, 'This cop shot this person,' ... but the reality is that most of police work continues to be about problem solving and social service work and helping. The narrative has to change because women are interested in making a ...
General Social WorkCriminal JusticeWomens Issues
1 week ago
he Jaguars Foundation enlisted the Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida, the First Coast Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Latino Leadership Inc. to identify individuals for tickets.
General Social Work
1 week ago
tating that Louisville and other local communities have critical education, health, social services and infrastructure needs to address, Fischer added that to meet them, Frankfort must “broaden the tax base” and “reform an outdated system that ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and Care
1 week ago
hompson earned an associate degree from El Centro College before transferring to UTA, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in social work. He obtained a master’s degree from Amber University. He led the West Dallas Community Center for 13 years prior ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and Care
1 week ago
But that changed after the FBI got involved," Casias said. Child Protective Services in Texas and Social Services in Colorado will work to get the girls back to their families in Texas.
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
1 week ago
Simply, this will be disastrous and terrible for us," said Priton Kumar Chowdhury, a deputy director of the government's social services department in Cox's Bazar. "I can't imagine it, and my brain does not actually know how to deal with this." His ...
General Social Work
1 week ago
hompson earned an associate degree from El Centro College before transferring to UTA, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in social work. He obtained a master’s degree from Amber University. He led the West Dallas Community Center for 13 years prior ...
General Social WorkEducation
1 week ago
€œIt’s our obligation as a caring people and compassionate society to reach out and provide whatever social services or address whatever needs the individual presents,” he said. “Some jurisdictions say case law prevents them from helping mentally ...
General Social Work
1 week ago
hour warming shelter have issued a plea for mechanics, legal professionals and landlords to pitch in as they continue to provide homeless prevention services to dozens of people.
fosters.com via Live.com News 
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
1 week ago
youth ministry consultant from Lancashire has encouraged adults to lead the way in showing appropriate social media behaviour. Ali Campbell has been speaking to Premier about a new study from England's Children's Commissioner which warned secondary ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
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