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Media Advisory: TELUS Day of Service Answers the Call of the Community - SYS-CON Media (press release)

Fri, 2009-05-29 11:55

Media Advisory: TELUS Day of Service Answers the Call of the Community
SYS-CON Media (press release), NJ
TELUS team members will also dedicate their Saturday and connect with a number of other vital organizations in the community, including local food banks, homeless shelters, YMCAs, SPCAs and more. Last year, more than 8600 team members, family, ...

Media Advisory: TELUS Day of Service Answers the Call of the Community - Market Wire (press release)

Fri, 2009-05-29 11:55

Media Advisory: TELUS Day of Service Answers the Call of the Community
Market Wire (press release)
TELUS team members will also dedicate their Saturday and connect with a number of other vital organizations in the community, including local food banks, homeless shelters, YMCAs, SPCAs and more. Last year, more than 8600 team members, family, ...

Donation boosts foodbank's outreach - Middletown Journal

Fri, 2009-05-29 11:49

Donation boosts foodbank's outreach
Middletown Journal, OH
The contribution will be used to help the foodbank purchase food for its network of emergency food pantries, soup kitchens and homeless shelters, which are seeing increased requests for help. According to the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, ...

June is the “Purr-fect” Time to Adopt a Feline Friend Says The HSC - Market Wire (press release)

Fri, 2009-05-29 09:03

June is the “Purr-fect” Time to Adopt a Feline Friend Says The HSC
Market Wire (press release)
"However, especially during spring time animal rescue workers are often overwhelmed by the tremendous number of kittens and young cats who are homeless." And while kittens are cute and adorable, Hickey recommends that adopters not overlook the mature ...

Prophet Bryant William Hewitt, from Broadway to Rock N Roll ... - PR.com (press release)

Fri, 2009-05-29 03:00

Prophet Bryant William Hewitt, from Broadway to Rock N Roll ...
PR.com (press release), NY
The MCN Ministries have moved deeper to providing services to the homeless of Southern California with sites ranging from Skid row LA. to as far as South to Laguna Beach. From the up and coming challenges of feeding the poor, to the most unpopular ...

HOMELESS REPORT:DESPITE THE IMAGE THAT KINGSTON IS A WEALTHY ... - CKWS

Thu, 2009-05-28 18:13

myFM Radio News

HOMELESS REPORT:DESPITE THE IMAGE THAT KINGSTON IS A WEALTHY ...
CKWS, Canada
... HIGHEST MINIMUM WAGE IN CANADA -- AT 9.50 AN HOUR -- SINGERS SAYS MANY LOW INCOME EARNERS WORK IN THE RETAIL SECTOR WHERE IT IS HARD TO GET FULL TIME HOURS. THE UNITED WAY IS NOT THE FIRST AGENCY TO IDENTIFY THE SCOPE OF POVERTY AND HOMELESSNESS. ...
Report recommends a new approach to housing in Kingston Kingston This Week
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Co-op members arrive in Victoria to help those who need housing - Canada NewsWire (press release)

Thu, 2009-05-28 13:41

Co-op members arrive in Victoria to help those who need housing
Canada NewsWire (press release), Canada
The meeting will take place in the Victoria Conference Centre. At each annual meeting, attendees raise funds for a local group that helps the homeless. This year CHF Canada members will be raising funds for the Victoria Women's Transition House. ...

Gaza blockade busters tell their story - PRESS TV

Thu, 2009-05-28 12:46

PRESS TV

Gaza blockade busters tell their story
PRESS TV, Iran
The students also toured devastated areas and makeshift camps housing homeless Palestinians in northern Gaza. Four months after the offensive, Israel still refuses to allow construction material inside the coastal territory, claiming that they may be ...

Report recommends a new approach to housing in Kingston - Kingston This Week

Thu, 2009-05-28 11:34

Report recommends a new approach to housing in Kingston
Kingston This Week,  Canada
Among the report's findings was that Kingston should adopt Housing First, a model that is currently in place in some cities across Canada and the US, in which homeless people are placed directly into permanent housing. This differs from the current ...

Canadian Hate Group Shocks Calgary - Intelligence Report

Thu, 2009-05-28 08:27

Intelligence Report

Canadian Hate Group Shocks Calgary
Intelligence Report, AL
The victims have included a homeless man, a gay community member, and a cab driver from North Africa, MacDonald said. Writing about the latter incident on Stormfront on July 20, 2007, McKee — who'd been charged in connection with the attack, ...

CIBC Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results - Trading Markets (press release)

Thu, 2009-05-28 06:52

CIBC Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results
Trading Markets (press release), CA
This award recognizes three community organizations across Canada that are models of integrated support for helping homeless youth become self-sufficient. - CIBC and the YMCA announced their renewed alliance and the rollout of the job readiness ...

Use stimulus funds to cure homelessness - Troy Media Corporation

Wed, 2009-05-27 16:12

Use stimulus funds to cure homelessness
Troy Media Corporation, Canada
A stimulus package aimed at solving homelessness in Canada – rebuilding and restoring our mental health system with sensible medium term care and treatment to tackle those on the street because the care in the community is not there; new counseling ...
County, cities pitch homeless plan for stimulus money Las Vegas Sun
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More teens, young adults surviving cancer: Report - Calgary Herald

Wed, 2009-05-27 13:40

More teens, young adults surviving cancer: Report
Calgary Herald,  Canada
"They're pretty much almost this vulnerable, homeless population," says Dr. Rod Rassekh, a pediatric oncologist at BC Children's Hospital. "They're right at the stage where they want to have independence. They want to be going to university, ...

'Thickening' border a sign of fearful times - Canada.com

Wed, 2009-05-27 09:45

'Thickening' border a sign of fearful times
Canada.com, Canada
It was a far cry from a couple of years ago when people queued for hours just to get into the cramped old Fort Street office, a Soviet bread line of sodden applicants huddling in the sidewalk drizzle, the wiser ones paying homeless guys to hold their ...

Rihanna and Chris Brown both set for upcoming film projects - New York Daily News

Wed, 2009-05-27 04:36

New York Daily News

Rihanna and Chris Brown both set for upcoming film projects
New York Daily News, NY
Chris Brown is set to play a homeless man in a currently untitled film project, which he will be shooting this summer. Rihanna is taking acting classes in advance of her role in 'Personal Protection,' due to start filming later this year. ...

Portrayal miffs Sarnia - London Free Press

Wed, 2009-05-27 02:19

Portrayal miffs Sarnia
London Free Press, Canada
In its season finale, the CBS drama Criminal Minds tells the fictional tale of a serial killer who plucks prostitutes, junkies and the homeless off Detroit streets and takes them to his farm three miles south of the Blue Water Bridge, where they're ...

Carleton duo launches atlas to ID risk of homelessness - Metro Canada - Ottawa

Tue, 2009-05-26 18:31

Carleton duo launches atlas to ID risk of homelessness
Metro Canada - Ottawa, Canada
The atlas was created to aid cities in visualizing variables associated with the risk of homelessness. Canada's homelessness problem is getting worse, and due to a number of factors, the nation's capital is not immune, two Carleton University ...
Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences 2009: Carleton ... Canada NewsWire (press release)
Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences explores important ... CNW Telbec (Communiqué de presse)
Ottawa Cultural Listings Embassy
Canada NewsWire (press release)
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Let's keep government out of health-care decisions - Long Beach Press-Telegram

Tue, 2009-05-26 17:02

Let's keep government out of health-care decisions
Long Beach Press-Telegram, CA
That said, a homeless person, injured on the street, would likely be able to walk out of the hospital after receiving emergency treatment after suffering an epidural hematoma (bleeding in the head). However, all the money in the world could not have ...

'GOD CHOOSE ME TO KILL' - Canada.com

Tue, 2009-05-26 16:46

'GOD CHOOSE ME TO KILL'
Canada.com, Canada
Upon his return from Toronto, Ana said Li "looked horrible, so skinny, like a homeless person." Li asked Ana to buy him a one-way ticket to China. In China, Li's parents sent him to a physician who, his father recalled, declared that he was fit. ...

Vanoc plans to create more low-cost rooms - Vancouver Sun

Tue, 2009-05-26 16:34

The Canadian Press

Vanoc plans to create more low-cost rooms
Vancouver Sun,  Canada
Vanoc said the hostels will be needed to minimize pressure on existing homeless shelters or low-income housing. It based demand on experiences at the 2002 Games in Salt Lake City. Vanoc executive vice-president Donna Wilson said young people without ...
BREAKING NEWS: VANOC fulfills 'Olympic family' obligation Whistler Question
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