Support Groups

NH’s latest educational initiatives get support from national and local conservative groups | Local News

As New Hampshire has emerged as a beacon of conservative education policy in recent years, a number of right-wing activist organizations, political institutes, and interest groups have shown renewed interest in the K-12 education system. the state. The NH Department of Education is a non-partisan entity, intended to implement policy …

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Foundations for Living – Waupaca County Post Office

Need for volunteers to house the homeless in Waupaca By Robert Cloud The pandemic continues to hamper local efforts to provide shelter to the homeless. Executive Director Wilma Akright said Foundations for Living has seen its volunteers drop from nearly 50 to nine due to health issues associated with covid. …

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Sadag welcomes new mental health support group

The South African Depression and Anxiety Group (Sadag) was delighted to just recently launch a new mental health support group for depression and anxiety related to brain damage. The free mental health support group will meet on the second Thursday of each month from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. via …

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AHA News: Another Barrier for Blacks and Hispanics: Good Mental Health Care | Health Info

By American Heart Association News, Health Day reporter (Health day) WEDNESDAY October 6, 2021 (American Heart Association News) – Living with a mental health disorder is not easy. It can carry the weight of the stigma, making you feel different. For people facing racial and ethnic discrimination, experts say the …

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Rose City Riveters, Timbers Army and 107IST fan groups call for boycott of Providence Park concessions

The Rose City Riveters and Timbers Army – official fan organizations supporting Portland Thorns FC and the Timbers – are calling for a boycott of the Providence Park concessions and merchandise – “effective immediately”. The October 5 statement comes after a morning apparition on the Today Sinead Farrelly and Meleana …

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UMass Chan Medical School creates affinity groups to support professors and staff of color

In its efforts to create intentional spaces to support faculty and staff of color at UMass Chan School of Medicine, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion (DIO) has formed two affinity groups. The Colorful Voices Network is a DIO and employee-led community established to provide a forum for employees to …

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Fat2Fierce Helps People Reach Their Weight Loss Goals

Darlene A. White | Special for The Detroit News Battling weight problems for years led to bouts of depression for a Detroit woman, who made it her mission to be healthy and help others do the same. Sticking to a diet and holding yourself accountable was tough, said Carenna Fields, …

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In Chicago, some DACA holders frustrated by renewal deadlines

Over the past summer, Ana Estrada continued to go online to check the status of her request for renewal of deferred action for child arrivals. It was the fifth time that she renewed her DACA status, which allows her to work legally in the country, but this time she was …

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Parents: Capital region needs more inclusive playgrounds

An international company that tests the accessibility and safety of surface materials under playgrounds is expected to issue new guidelines this week. The measures proposed by the American Society for Testing and Materials are then benchmarked by the Access Board, which in turn sets the standards for compliance with the …

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These corporate giants claim they support climate action. Their behavior suggests otherwise. – Mother Jones

Jeenah Moon / Bloomberg / Getty Fight disinformation. Get a daily rundown of the facts that matter. Register for free Mother Jones bulletin. This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Office collaboration. Some of the Americans The biggest companies, including …

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