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Fearless Hiring: Event Seeks to Bring Employers and Disabled Employees Together

...  hiring: Event seeks to bring employers and disabled employees together “I don't consider it a speech impediment, I call it a cerebral palsy accent,” she said. … The state also provides vocational rehabilitation services to community members who experience barriers to employment because of a physical or cognitive disability. Read more on Hawaii Tribune Herald Support Groups, April 24 and later Send support group listings to Features Department, Erie Times-News, 205 W. 12th St., Erie, PA., 16534; by fax to (814) 870-1808; or by e-mail to features@timesnews.com. Deadline for submitting is one week before publication. Questions? Call 870-1689. Read more on GoErie.com Tags: vocational rehabilitation, vocational rehabilitation services, support group, cerebral palsy, support groups, vocational rehabilitation service, rehabilitation services ...

Imperial County Sees Chance to Bring Addiction Treatment 'Into Modern Times'

...  County Sees Chance To Bring Addiction Treatment 'Into Modern Times' It's expected to improve access to mental health care and residential treatment for individuals battling addiction at a time when the recovery field is slipping further from the medical community's grasp. "We have kind of been saddled with a …. Susan … Read more on KPBS Support groups in the area offer much needed help LOOK GOOD FEEL BETTER: Abingdon, Va., Johnston Memorial Cancer Center, 26079 Lee Hwy.; first Monday, 1 p.m.; free program for women cancer patients in active treatment; register at 276-628-8861. LUPUS FOUNDATION OF … NARCONON ARROWHEAD: Free … Read more on Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog) Read ...

Muscular Dystrophy Rehabilitation: Fundamental Details on the Muscular Dystrophy Association and Summer Camp

The words and phrases summer camp yield instant mental pictures of wooden docks on rich green lakes surrounded by woods, cabins filled with bunk-beds, dining halls with screens as opposed to windows and s ‘mores over a campfire. Summer camp is a rite of passage for some, a privilege for many people and an unrealistic hope for others. Almost everyone has heard about the MDA, you remember fondly the Jerry Lewis telethons, and the big electronic donation tally, but did you know that through the donations generated by the MDA 1000s of MDA kids annually get to enjoy camp totally free to their families? Read more... ...

Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

Support Groups, Clubs, and Services Free blood pressure check, 1-3 p.m., Amboy Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, 15 W. Wasson Road, Amboy, 815-857-2550. Woodworkers, 1-3 p.m., Hub City Senior Center, 401 Cherry Ave., Rochelle, 815-562-5050. Alcoholics Anonymous, 1:30 p.m., … Read more on SaukValley.com Chopra Addiction and Wellness Blog: Considering Alcohol Detox? If an individual can enter and stay in rehabilitation and also remain compliant with what is required of him, then the process is considered successful. Only a minority of patients with alcoholism will go into significant alcohol withdrawal requiring … Read more on The Province (blog) Tags: support group, alcohol withdrawal, blood pressure, support groups, alcoholics anonymous, alcohol detox ...

Long Term Drug Rehab: Secure Your Future With a Long Term Care Quote

Have you thought about where you want to grow old? Perhaps, who’s going to take care of you when you’re too frail to even perform the ordinary activities of daily living like eating, bathing, dressing, and walking from your bedroom to the living room? These questions plus the health industry’s prediction that more than 70 percent of the population over 65 years old will require long term care should be a kick in the pants so that elderly folks who haven’t figured what they want for their future can get their act together, lest they face the soaring cost of long term care facilities. Read more... ...

‘Drown’ by Bob Idakaar Performed by GO WITH ME- From the Bad Jones CD Available at CD Baby

  ‘Drown’ by Bob Idakaar performed by GO WITH ME- from the Bad Jones CD available at CD Baby – http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/gowithme3 DROWN is written by Bob Idakaar and performed by his band, GO WITH ME is a song about conquering,overcoming, and moving on…   Depression a 'black velvet road' Lisa said she believes her brother was misdiagnosed because he hid signs that he suffered from depression. Wayne had been two months sober after years of alcohol abuse and was attending an outpatient rehab program, but he "fell off the wagon," Lisa … Read more on MetroWest Daily News Read more... ...

Unemployment Hits New Low in County

...  Therapists – 144; Customer Service Representatives — 139; Critical Care Nurses — 128; Medical and Health Services Managers — 114; Occupational Therapists — 105; and Maintenance and … Read more on The Turlock Journal Young student receives customized adaptable tricycle "We do everything from hand-foot therapy tricycles for pediatric children with disabilities, to veterans. We do wheelchair ramps, we also do scholarships for PT's and OT's. And we do advocacy and support groups for parents," said Jackie Mason … Read more on UpperMichigansSource.com Read ...