St. Joseph’s highlighting men’s mental health

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) – Saint Joseph’s Collegiate Institute has taken a unique approach to help educate their boys, as part of Men’s Health Awareness Month. School leaders hope this event will help address the various challenges facing young men. “I have been in teaching for almost 25 years. I have …

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Designing Better Systems: Dell Med Students Team Up in the Real World …

A designer, a medical student, and a business executive all walk into a room. Their objective? Use a person-centered design – combined with their own unique skills – to solve critical health issues locally and nationally. This interdisciplinary mix represents the diverse cohort of Master of Arts in Health-Focused Design …

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Illinois Secretary of State’s Office: Republican Representative Dan Brady launches campaign

State Representative Dan Brady officially launched his campaign on Wednesday to succeed outgoing Secretary of State Jesse White, vowing to make things “easier and more efficient” for Illinois and the businesses that use his services. “Cutting red tape from government, in the name of making things easier and more efficient …

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Supplies For Life receives $ 2,000 grant

JOHNSON CITY (WBNG) – Supplies For Life is this week’s recipient of a $ 2,000 grant from Upstate Shredding to Southern Tier Tuesdays. Supplies For Life is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing food, supplies and education to others with substance use disorders. Supplies For Life creator Jen Cutting said …

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Brahmavar: social worker who easily meets the needs of cancer patients

Silvestre D’Souza Daijiworld Media Network – Brahmavar (SP) Brahmavar, November 17: Aniket Shenoy, son of Kota Srikant Shenoy, a social activist, has established himself as a role model for young people by showing his social commitment in helping people with cancer. Shenoy has grown his hair out for the past …

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What is a payday loan?

Payday loans provide a quick influx of money, but should be viewed as options of last resort. You could pay interest rates equivalent to 400% APR or more with payday loans. Alternatives include local nonprofits, churches, family members, and personal loans. Learn more about Personal Finance Insider loan coverage here. …

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YouthWell’s Success Creates New Collaborative Opportunities in Mental Health | Good for Santa Barbara

[Noozhawk’s note: Third in a series sponsored by the Hutton Parker Foundation. Click here for the first article, and click here for the second.] Youth Good has come a long way since launching the nonprofit in 2016 to raise awareness of the need for mental health resources and services more …

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The United States was not prepared for a pandemic: Free market capitalism, deregulation could be to blame

By Elanah Uretsky, Brandeis University It is not known when the pandemic will end. What may be an even bigger question is whether the United States will be ready for the next one. The past year and a half suggests the answer might be no. As a medical anthropologist who …

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Grant offers employment, vocational training | Local

The Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board received a $ 2.2 million Worker Advancement Initiative grant from the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development. The Worker Advancement Initiative will serve people whose previous jobs did not return after the pandemic, as well as those who were not attached or had not succeeded …

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Illinois AG and IDFPR reach agreement with three payday lenders

On November 5, the Illinois Attorney General and the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) announced a settlement resolving allegations that three companies violated Illinois loan laws in generating unlicensed payday loan leads; and arranging high cost payday loans for unlicensed payday lenders in the state. The AG …

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