American Rescue Act Special Committee Appointments Announced

Legislative Speaker Tracey Bartels announced appointments to the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Special Committee created at the January 10 organizational meeting. Appointees include: Chairman Peter Criswell — City of Kingston, District 7; Vice President Thomas Corcoran Jr.—Town of Marlborough, District 11; members Aaron J. Levine—Town of Saugerties, District 1, …

Read More »

🌱 Breeze Airways Update + $100,000 Donation to UAH Nursing

Hey, Huntsville! Here’s everything you need to know to get off to a good start this Saturday, including: Lots of sun, but cold. Top: 41 Bottom: 21. Congratulations to our main local sponsors: Martinson & Beason, PC provided trusted legal advice in Huntsville since 1937. Provide peace of mind to …

Read More »

NJ residents in crisis find support via mental health text line

NEW JERSEY — It’s no secret that the coronavirus pandemic has been stressful for everyone. Emergency room visits for people in mental health crisis have increased dramatically, according to the New Jersey Hospital Association. Calls to the New Jersey child care system for children in need of help have highlighted …

Read More »

Seniors Invited to Participate in Aging Partners Events – City of Lincoln, NE

Posted on January 21, 2022 Aging Partners invites seniors and the public to attend a variety of senior-focused activities and classes in Lincoln and Lancaster County from January 24-30: monday january 24 Dominos, Rummikub, SkipBo, Pitch and Cards, Belmont Senior Center – 9 a.m. Art Books, Games and …

Read More »

ON EDGE: State agencies to audit struggling 10-county West Edge mental health center

Three state agencies launched a joint audit of Mind Springs Health, sending state investigators to examine the nonprofit mental health agency’s documents and financial records for 10 Western Slope counties. The organization, one of 17 regional community mental health centers that receive millions of dollars each year in public funding, …

Read More »

House Oversight Committee Holds Nursing Home Deaths Hearing | News

House Oversight Committee holds hearing on nursing home deaths MICHIGAN, United States (WJRT) – It’s controversy over the number of COVID-related deaths in Michigan. Michigan’s House Oversight Committee met for several hours Thursday to discuss deaths in the state’s COVID-19 long-term care facilities and Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s executive order that …

Read More »

End restrictions on blood donations for gay men to address national shortage

When national tragedy strikes, gay and bisexual men are denied the right to help our community due to outdated restrictions on blood donations that prevent us from participating in this vital community service. Last week, the Red Cross sounded the alarm, alerting the nation to the worst blood shortage in …

Read More »

Upstate doctors and families shed light on significant mental health issue for children and teens | Covid19 News

GREENVILLE, South Carolina (FOX Carolina) – If you feel like your kids have been through a lot lately in and out of school, you’re not alone. On Wednesday, PRISMA Health hosted a meeting on children, adolescents, the pandemic and mental health – acknowledging how difficult things have been for families …

Read More »

Looking for Pfizer’s Paxlovid pills when mum had Covid

Just after 1 p.m. on Tuesday last week, my phone rang with a text from my mum: “Well, I caught a cold, body aches, cough, etc. during the week.” She had taken a home coronavirus test. It was positive. Having spent the last year writing about Covid-19 vaccines and treatments …

Read More »

How to take care of your mental health if you’re at home with Covid-19

For many of us, catching COVID and self-isolating at home can be a lonely, scary and harrowing experience. For those with a pre-existing mental illness, it can be even more difficult. The following strategies are designed to help you take care of your mental health if you contract COVID and …

Read More »

Rudy Giuliani and 3 others subpoenaed by the January 6 committee

Mr. Giuliani has alleged fraud in a series of unofficial legislative hearings and even argued a voter fraud case himself in federal court in Philadelphia, where he suffered a decisive defeat. “Voters, not lawyers, choose the president,” the court said at one point. On Jan. 6, addressing a crowd of …

Read More »

Blood donation is simple, but its story is not

ATLANTA – You’ll find few places more sterile than a Red Cross center for donating blood. Tubes, ampoules, even blood: everything works the same way. If one place were to be free from prejudice and inequity, this would be it. And yet, he is there. It’s a familiar subject for …

Read More »

US coronavirus: Omicron has not peaked nationwide and ‘the next few weeks will be difficult’, says US surgeon general

“There are parts of the country — New York, in particular, and other parts of the northeast — where we’re starting to see a plateau, and in some cases an early drop in cases,” Murthy told CNN. Sunday. “The challenge is that the whole country is not moving at the …

Read More »

Hi, How Are You Project’s Happy Habit-A-Thon Mental Health Focus

Hi, How are you Project hosting Happy Habit-A-Thon Happy Habit-A-Thon is an international, multi-day awareness and fundraising event with the goal of helping people integrate daily tasks to improve mood, energy and focus on mental health. FOX 7 Austin’s Tierra Neubaum has the details. AUSTIN, TX – the Hi, how …

Read More »

School committee members worry about cuts to city and state aid as work begins on 2022-23 budget | Daily news alerts

WEST — Concerns about the potential level of city and state financial support will weigh on the school board as it develops a proposed education budget for 2022-23. The budget-making process kicked off Wednesday with Superintendent of Schools Mark Garceau and Cindy Kirchhoff, the school district’s director of finance and …

Read More »

National blood shortage felt in the region; international organizations plead for donors | Health

A nonprofit that provides blood to hospitals in the Dakotas is offering an incentive to get people to donate during what officials say is a national blood shortage that is further stressing the nation’s health care system amid the coronavirus pandemic. Vitalant serves about 900 hospitals nationwide, including about 85 …

Read More »

Lack of relevant data blocks audit of competition between for-profit companies, government and non-profit organizations

TOPEKA — The Kansas Legislature-ordered audit of competition among government agencies, nonprofits, and for-profit businesses hasn’t ended political wrangling over efforts by a franchise club to Wichita-based fitness to get a property tax exemption. The Kansas Post-Audit Division, which works for the Legislative Assembly, presented a report on an attempt …

Read More »

Reader Caption: Share Your Experiences Navigating the Santa Barbara County Mental Health System | Local News

With just 16 beds at the Santa Barbara County Psychiatric Health Center — and no youth inpatient beds — residents are being ferried all the way to San Diego County to access this sometimes life-threatening care. Shortage of acute care beds in Santa Barbara County has caused long ER waits …

Read More »

A personal zoom: Quitting my job improved my mental health and my mission

It’s too early to tell if 2022 will continue “The Great Resignation,” where million americans, a record number, left their workplaces in 2021, wanting more money, flexibility or fulfillment. Even though my salary was low, I never thought I would join their ranks. Why should I? I loved being a …

Read More »

Nomination to key committee will divide Democrats

City Council Republicans are cartwheeling on a report that a tough-as-nails, independent lawmaker will be tapped to lead a powerful investigative committee whose job will be to scrutinize Mayor Adams. Council Minority Leader Joe Borelli (R-Staten Island) told The Post that the planned appointment of Councilwoman Gale Brewer (D-Manhattan) to …

Read More »

Organ transplants surge in part due to COVID-19, wife says husband was a proud donor

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A Kansas man died of COVID-19 but donated his kidneys, saving two lives. Kansas Senator Marshall plans to introduce ‘Fauci Law’ after clash at hearing Since the start of the pandemic, the Midwest Transplant Network said this was one of the reasons it was seeing an …

Read More »

Mental health advocates and professionals push for diversion grant-funded plans | Local News

Officials gathered at the Tyler Rose Garden Center Friday afternoon to hear from Smith County doctors and mental health professionals. Smith County law enforcement and legal officials, including Sheriff Larry Smith, Police Chief Jimmy Toler, Tyler Mayor Don Warren, 14th District Court Judge Reeve Jackson, District Attorney District officials Jacob …

Read More »

Here’s how you can get free Covid-19 home tests

The program is part of the Biden administration’s efforts to increase access to testing in the United States. It will also be handing out free at-home tests, with more information on how to order them coming next week. Most Americans with private insurance can purchase home tests online or in …

Read More »

Jamie Lynn Spears on dealing with trauma and her mental health

Jamie Lynn Spears appeared on an episode of hello america, during which she tearfully opened up about her strained relationship with Britney Spears, after her sister’s arduous conservatorship battle ended. Along with discussing the current situation with her family, Spears bravely revealed her struggle with trauma and mental health. In …

Read More »

RNC signals withdrawal from presidential debates

As a result, she added, the RNC would begin the process of changing its rules at the winter meeting “to bar future Republican candidates from participating in CPD-sponsored debates.” It remains to be seen which new entity, if any, the Republican Party will choose to host the debates and whether …

Read More »

🌱 San Leandro Hospital Approach Capacity + Fruit Donation

Happy Thursday, San Leandro! Here’s everything you need to know around San Leandro today. First, today’s weather forecast: Partly to mostly sunny. High: 59 Low: 43. San Leandro Public Library: “We’re starting San Leandro’s 150th anniversary with a walk through history. On Saturday, January 29, join us for a walk …

Read More »

Notre Dame sophomores struggle to adapt amid pandemic, use advice at higher rates // The Observer

Editor’s Note: Mental health resources are available on the Notre Dame, Saint Mary’s, and Holy Cross websites. COVID-19 has upended normalcy across the globe, and at the University of Notre Dame, the Class of 2024 has felt the brunt of the impact of the pandemic. With compulsory vaccinations and the …

Read More »

Test & Trace deploys mobile test teams to support hospital emergency departments.

Testing for All: NYC Test & Trace Corps Deploys Mobile Testing Teams to Support Hospital Emergency Departments During Omicron Surge Mobile testing teams have deployed to 37 unique hospitals to ease demand in hospital emergency departments New York, NY The NYC Test & Trace Corps announced today that it has …

Read More »

US sees mental health in crisis – Leavenworth Times

Maureen Groppe and Sarah Elbeshbishi USA TODAY WASHINGTON – An overwhelming majority of Americans believe the United States is in the throes of a real mental health crisis, according to a new USA TODAY / Suffolk University poll. Almost two years after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has …

Read More »

The tourism committee has concerns with the parish of St-Landry

The three-year term of the tourism commission expires next month. St. Landry Parish Council members plan to recruit new board members, but community leaders in St. Landry Parish have concerns. In a meeting with members of the parish council, St. Landry Parish Director General of Tourism Herman Fuselier told the …

Read More »

Omicron Peak may be flattening in the upstate, but the North Country is two weeks behind

Governor Kathy Hochul at a COVID-19 briefing on January 7, 2022. Photo: Don Pollard / Office of Governor Kathy Hochul January 11, 2022 – Governor Kathy Hochul said there was a “silver lining” that the spike in omicron cases was leveling off in the New York City area, but Upstate …

Read More »

Eatontown NJ Mental Health Clinic – Medicare / Medicaid

Eatontown, United States, January 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The new options complement Positive Reset’s established services, which include therapy for adults, children and teens, couples, and those mourning the loss of a loved one. In addition to traditional therapy for individuals and groups, the clinic also offers cognitive behavioral …

Read More »

Whatcom to open second COVID isolation center in Civic

Due to a sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in the region, the Whatcom County Health Department announced on Monday, January 10 that it will open a second isolation center at Civic Stadium. The facility can accommodate up to 25 guests who are vulnerable members of the community and need a …

Read More »

Pete Davidson pays tribute to Bob Saget after his death

Pierre Davidson paid a vibrant tribute to Bob Saget shortly after the announcement of the sudden death of the former “Full House”. The “Saturday Night Live” star described Saget as “one of the nicest men on the planet” who has always looked after him and his sanity. “When I was …

Read More »

Standing parliamentary committee meetings canceled because staff members are positive

After more than 400 members of Parliament’s staff tested positive for Covid-19 in randomized tests and with the increase in cases in the nation’s capital, meetings of several parliamentary committees were called off. Sources said the meeting of the standing parliamentary committees on personnel, public grievances, law and justice, the …

Read More »

Mon Health Hospitals Achieve National Recognition for Promoting Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Mon Health Hospitals Achieved National Recognition For Their Efforts To Increase Organ, Eye And Tissue Donor Registrations Across The State Through The Workplace Partnership for Life (WPFL) . The WPFL is a national initiative that unites the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Health Resources …

Read More »

Family-to-family classes to focus on mental health

The Family-to-Family Course is a free, eight-session educational program designed to help family members support loved ones living with mental health issues. The program, which begins February 2, aims to help family members understand and access local resources, while taking care of themselves. The course will cover information on illnesses …

Read More »

Oregon wants quick fix to high lead levels in Portland water

It has been six years since Dr. Marc Edwards first identified toxic levels of lead in water in Flint, Michigan. Since then, Professor Virginia Tech – credited alongside her colleague with calling the world’s attention to a brewing water crisis in Flint – has become baffled by lead levels in …

Read More »

Ellenberg and Manley: Mental health and addiction as a public health crisis

We’ve seen the headlines and reports, social media posts and countless podcasts. COVID-19 has brought to light existing gaps in our systems that have left us all exposed. But for decades before the coronavirus became part of our lexicon, these shortcomings began to manifest on our streets, in our schools, …

Read More »

School Board Finance Committee Reviews Additional Compensation for Teachers and Apprentices | Lee County

A way to financially subsidize teachers and substitute teachers who work during their planning / break times was one of two topics discussed at a recent Lee County School Committee meeting. During the finance committee meeting, the committee discussed and adopted a classroom teacher compensation coverage plan. Sandra Bowen, school …

Read More »

Unique efforts underway to increase blood donation

PEMBROKE PARK, Florida – Community blood drives have disappeared in the face of this pandemic, but not the need for blood donations. A new effort by OneBlood to encourage giving allows recipients to anonymously send a thank you note to their donor through a new program called Message My Donor. …

Read More »

WBUR CitySpace Presents Call to Mind Live: Pass or Fail – Mental Health in Community Colleges with US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy

On Thursday, January 13, WBUR CitySpace at Lavine Broadcast Center, in partnership with Call to Mind, will present “Pass or Fail – Mental Health in Community Colleges,” a virtual discussion of the inadequate mental health resources available to college students. community. Moderated by Here Now co-host Scott Tong, the free …

Read More »

Palm Medical Centers Announces Acquisition of Robert V. Barbarite, MD, PA, Primary Care Practice in Broward County

CORAL GABLES, Florida – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Palm medical centers (“Palm”), a portfolio company of MBF Healthcare Partners II, LP (“MBF”), announced the acquisition of Robert V. Barbarite, MD, PA, a six-provider internal medicine practice in Parkland, Florida. The medical clinic becomes 21 of the Palm Medical Centersst primary care location …

Read More »

Therapist says distance learning is bad for mental health

School districts in New York State are grappling with the possibility of switching to distance learning due to the increase in COVID-19 cases. Experts say distance learning can be detrimental to children. Tharaha Thavakumar, School-Based Therapist through Genesee Mental Health and Rochester Regional Health, speaks on distance learning. What would …

Read More »

Benton County moves January committee meetings online only

BENTONVILLE – Two Benton County committee meetings this month will be online solely due to the covid-19 omicron variant, County Judge Barry Moehring said on Wednesday. “As I’m sure you know, due to the omicron variant, the number of covid-19 cases in Benton County and across Arkansas tends to increase …

Read More »

Apple and RED Product Partnership to Donate Half of Proceeds to Fight COVID-19 Outbreak in Africa

Apple and RED Product’s partnership is now donating half of its revenue for the year 2022 to help fight the current COVID-19 epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa. (Photo: by FABRICE COFFRINI / AFP via Getty Images)Lead singer of Irish rock band U2 Bono holds the iPhone “Red” during a panel session …

Read More »

Long story short: Criminal justice, mental health and the political issues of 2022

In episode 1 of season 2 for Long story short (listen below), Oklahoma Watch reporters share insights from their recent and upcoming stories with executive director Ted Streuli. Oklahoma’s ability to carry out executions using its current lethal injection procedures is on the line next month in federal court. Keaton …

Read More »

Gambia: Freeman Health Care Foundation, Crawah donate medical items to public health facilities

The Freeman Health Care Foundation (FHCF), based in America in collaboration with the Center for Research and Advocacy on Women and Adolescent Health (CRAWAH) The Gambia last Wednesday donated medical items to various public health institutions in the country. Beneficiaries included Bundung Maternal Hospital, Fajikunda Health Center, Serekunda Health Center, …

Read More »

The bill would dedicate two days to student mental health

BOSTON (State House News Service) – The COVID-19 pandemic, marked by disrupted routines and social isolation, has drawn new attention to issues related to the mental health of young people. Now lawmakers are proposing ways to give Massachusetts students additional flexibility to deal with mental health issues as they arise. …

Read More »

The Rules Committee in figures

Looking at tables filled with numbers can lead to a high-pitched MEGO (My Eyes Glaze Over). However, when it comes to tables that you have created that reflect the results that you have experienced professionally, the numbers come to life and begin to tell their stories. I came to the …

Read More »

Health brief 01.04.22 | Life

SGHS holds pinning ceremony Local residents Reg and Diana Murphy recently presented a $ 50,000 grant to the Southeast Georgia Health System Foundation to establish the MaeLil Scholars program for registered nurses seeking certifications specializing in nursing environments. difficult and high intensity practice in a hospital setting. On December 21, …

Read More »

San Jose Museum COVID clinic aims to delight and immunize children – CBS San Francisco

New Year dawns with lingering woes at Bay Area airportsHundreds of flights have been delayed and dozens canceled at SFO as the omicron and bad weather brought another day of headaches for travelers and airlines alike. Betty Yu reports (1-2-22) 2 hours ago Raw video: fatal hit-and-run accident in San …

Read More »

To find out what works in rural mental health care, listen to the innovators – InsideSources

Everyone in this country is experiencing the impacts of COVID-19 on mental health in one way or another. Even before the pandemic, nearly 14.2 million Americans suffered from severe mental illness every year, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depressive disorder. It might surprise you to know that if …

Read More »

Rose parade blooms again on New Years Day despite COVID-19-Xinhua

People attend the 133rd Rose Parade along Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena, the United States, Jan. 1, 2022. (Str / Xinhua) by Julia Pierrepont III PASADENA, United States, Jan.1 (Xinhua) – Pasadena was awash in color this Saturday as the beloved Rose Parade, the most famous annual New Years celebration event …

Read More »

Jan.6 committee prepares to go public as findings pile up

WASHINGTON – They interviewed more than 300 witnesses, collected tens of thousands of documents and traveled across the country to speak to election officials who came under pressure from Donald Trump. Today, after six months of intense work, the House committee investigating the January 6 insurgency is preparing to go …

Read More »

Colorado Springs in 2022, Whataburger’s Midterm Election | Local news

At the start of 2021, the end of the pandemic seemed within our reach. A year later, that goal is still elusive as the virus continues to mutate. Groundbreaking cases are emerging among those vaccinated as political division over measures such as mask and vaccine warrants persists. In early 2021, …

Read More »

Kysha Rooks column: Nutrition affects mental health – Salisbury Post

By Kysha RooksNC cooperative extension When most people hear about mental health, they think of complexities involving physical violence, traumatic encounters, or even complicated genetic issues. However, nutrition also significantly influences mental health, as the brain, which controls all the functions of the body, needs a constant supply of energy …

Read More »

Happy Holidays from Streking the Lawn

from all the staff at Streaking the Lawn! We created it! On the last day of 2021, I have the honor of writing my favorite article of the year. One where we take all of the profits we’ve earned during the year from advertising dollars and affiliate income, and donate …

Read More »

Medicare, Extended Medicaid Termination Notice for Galesburg Cottage Hospital

GALESBURG, Ill. (KWQC) – The Medicare cancellation deadline served at Galesburg Cottage Hospital earlier this week has been extended. The advisory comes after multiple health and safety violations at the hospital. According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the Medicare program will not pay for inpatient hospital …

Read More »

Fixes for Mental Health System Crisis Halt Again | Wyoming News

Joel Funk, WyoFile.com For the second year in a row, the Wyoming Joint Judiciary Committee failed to produce a legislature-ready bill that would address concerns about Title 25. It was clear from the start of the December 17 committee meeting that a bill to change the legal processes for the …

Read More »

Gambia: National Assembly to start committee sessions next week

The National Assembly is preparing for its first 2022 committee meetings, which will begin on Monday, January 3, 2022. Said committee meetings as mentioned by the Assembly in its 2022 calendar published on Tuesday will continue until January 31, 2022. In accordance with Article 7 (1) of the Law on …

Read More »

Indiana hunters gave enough venison for 2 million meals

By SARAH BOWMAN – The Star of Indianapolis INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – When Debra Treesh’s children moved in, she and her husband didn’t need that much venison, but they didn’t know what to do with the leftovers. It was then that she contacted a local food bank. “And they went crazy,” …

Read More »

EmblemHealth concludes 2021 with Legacy of Community Service

NEW YORK, December 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – In a year full of challenges and significant change, the EmblemHealth family of companies concludes 2021 by reflecting on its contributions to improving public health services for the diverse communities it serves. The EmblemHealth family of companies includes AdvantageCare Physicians, a …

Read More »

$ 25million medical center arrives in southern Lansing

LANSING, Michigan – MSU Health Care, McLaren Greater Lansing, Gillespie Group and the MSU Foundation have just opened a new $ 25 million medical center in South Lansing. The largest component of the facility will be a new outpatient imaging center. “It will definitely be a growth engine in southern …

Read More »

Video games, screen time could harm children’s mental health

How long should your kids watch TV or play video games before this starts to impact their mental health? Gerald Herbert PA Too many screenings for too long could be linked to mental health symptoms in children, according to a new Canadian study. After examining children who played video games, …

Read More »

Bill limiting campaign self-financing advances in ministerial committee

A bill that would prevent public officials from using their personal wealth to finance political campaigns put forward on Monday by the Ministerial Commission on Legislation. The bill, introduced by Likud MP David Amsalem, has been dubbed the ‘Barkat Law’ because it is said to be designed to thwart an …

Read More »

Donation equips school bus fleet with tourniquets | The star

WATERLOO – Lutheran Health Network has donated $ 500 of tourniquets to DeKalb Central School District, ensuring that the entire district bus fleet will have a tourniquet on board. District Safety Director Austin Harrison explained that during this school year all bus drivers in the district received Stop the Bleed …

Read More »

$ 300,000 boost for Christchurch mental health facility

Over $ 300,000 was raised over six weeks to help build a new outpatient mental health facility for youth in ÅŒtautahi / Christchurch. The Māia Health Foundation’s appeal was launched in early November as part of a long-term campaign to raise $ 6 million to replace the facility. Young people …

Read More »

Bailout Aid Increases Subsidies For North Dakota Addiction Services | Health

Federal coronavirus assistance has increased grant funding to establish more drug treatment programs in North Dakota, especially where services are lacking. The Bismarck-based Heartview Foundation is seeking a grant to establish services in Dickinson. In its special session last month, the Legislature approved an addition of $ 3 million in …

Read More »

Mental Health, Addiction and COVID-19 in Tennessee | State

Over the past decade, Tennessee – like other states – has taken aggressive steps to tackle an evolving opioid epidemic and launched new initiatives to meet the mental health care needs of students in the kindergarten to grade 12. Yet challenges remain. To help policymakers decide how to use new …

Read More »

School committee ready to vote for Greer to become permanent superintendent on January 1

Acting Superintendent Victoria Greer, right, at Haggerty School on September 9. (Photo: Marc Levy) A special school committee meeting Tuesday is the only significant public meeting for the week ahead and has only one item on the agenda: the ratification of a contract for Victoria Greer to become Superintendent of …

Read More »

“Exceptional Sidekick” wins donation to support students and dogs

Posted: Dec 26, 2018 2021 08:00 Abby Hill, owner of Exceptional Sidekick Service & Therapy Dogs, recently announced that the nonprofit has received a substantial donation from OLLY that will expand its efforts. Along with the donation, The Exceptional Sidekick Service & Therapy Dogs partnered with OLLY, a San Francisco-based …

Read More »

Atrium Health opens virtual healthcare clinic in Shelby NC

Atrium Health is bringing community-based virtual care to the region with the creation of a new clinic on the Robertsdale campus of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church’s Community Life Center. The Virtual Care Clinic, located at 1205 Northside Drive, Shelby, offers people who may not have a primary care physician or …

Read More »

Mental health issues rise during the holidays for people staying in shelters

CINCINNATI (WXIX) – Many homeless people over Christmas in the tri-state have nowhere to go and many shelters are at full capacity. “Don’t look at these people like they’re garbage because they’re still human,” said a homeless man who stays at City Gospel Mission. He agreed to speak to FOX19 …

Read More »

Selected Diversity Committee Members | Keizertimes

On Monday, December 20, the selections for Keizer’s Community Diversity Engagement Committee were announced. The selections for Keizer’s newly formed Diversity Community Engagement Committee were announced by the councilors at their regular session meeting on Monday, December 20. Each city councilor was authorized to nominate a community member to the …

Read More »

Church’s Major Christmas Gift Serves Homeless Population of Bismarck |

This holiday season marks the 13th year that a church in Bismarck has encouraged members of its congregation to donate half of their Christmas gift budget to support homeless services in the Bismarck-Mandan area. Legacy United Methodist’s goal of donating $ 40,000 comes at a time when organizations working with …

Read More »

Colorado Behavioral Health System Review Before Vacation

PUEBLO, Colo. (KRDO) – While the holiday season can bring joy to many people, many find themselves struggling during the winter months. “We are expected to be happy and have wonderful lives because it’s Christmas time,” says Sgt. Franklyn Ortega. “But the reality is that sometimes that is not true.” …

Read More »

Indian Modi calls on states to beef up healthcare facilities as Omicron cases rise

Omicron case count rises to 236 in last 24 hours Government tells states not to let their guard down Delhi deploys cops to enforce social distancing, masks NEW DELHI, December 23 (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday called on heads of state to increase oxygen supplies and …

Read More »