Support Groups

‘CEO Soak’, RI ALS Ice Bucket Challenge fundraiser

Greg Allin, who lives with ALS, and his wife Gail discuss CEO Soak’s campaign Greg Allin, who lives with ALS, and his wife Gail discuss the ALS Association CEO’s Soak fundraising campaign. G. Wayne Miller, The Providence Journal NARRAGANSETT – Before the diagnosis, Greg Allin was a very active man. …

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LGBTQ + Businesses and Advocates in Eugene Showcase Beyond Pride Month

This June marks more than 50 years of LGBTQ + pride marches and celebrations in the United States, with more emphasis on sexuality and gender in Lane County. Increased visibility around Pride gives businesses, social media, and communities rainbows and the opportunity to come forward for the LGBTQ + community, …

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Struggling with grief this Father’s Day? Six ways to cope with heartache

FOR those who have lost a parent, Father’s Day can be a difficult time. The tragic loss of life suffered due to the coronavirus pandemic has meant that many people will have to spend the celebration without their father by their side. 3 If you’re struggling this Father’s Day, there …

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Why should you join a fertility support group

If you are struggling with infertility, should you join a fertility support group? As you reflect on this, it is necessary to know that no matter where you are on your journey to becoming a parent, a fertility support group can go a long way in making this process easier …

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Oakland families are suing California over its distance learning plan. Here is the last one

At the end of November, a coalition of parents, students and parent rights groups, including Oakland’s Reach, which is based in Oakland, and the Community Coalition of Los Angeles, filed a lawsuit against the state of California, alleging that education officials, including Superintendent Tony Thurmond and the California Department of …

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Parkinson’s support group to meet in person on Thursday, June 17

DAILY Al-Anon and Alateen: Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Al-Anon meetings will be held virtually until further notice. For more information and links to local meetings, visit https://wilmingtonncal-anon.org/, email wilmingtonais@gmail.com or call 910-338-9059. For national information, https://al-anon.org/. Alcoholics Anonymous (AA): 24 hour response service. Meets daily; call for time …

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Eight Best Miami Gay Pride Events 2021

^ I support Local Community Journalism Support Miami’s independent voice and help keep the future of The New Times free. It’s been a tough year for LGBTQ + people already. On the first day of the pride month, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed Florida’s Fairness in Women’s Sport Act place. …

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NOTICE: What is a life worth? | Notice

When you think about looking at drug addiction as a medical problem, the question of morality comes out of the equation – of course, you would be helping someone die. But why not someone who dies of an overdose? The Jones County Sheriff’s Department made its third Narcan stop two …

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More than 300 students, faculty and alumni sign statement urging Penn to withdraw from Israel

Philadelphians march in a rally calling for an end to the Israeli occupation of Palestine on May 14, 2018. (Photo by Joe Piette | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0) Penn students against the occupation of Palestine issued a statement calling on the University to step aside and terminate contracts with companies complicit …

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