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The Day – Mental Health Workers Hold Strike Votes

Middletown – Unionized workers at Gilead Community Services in Middletown and Sound Community Services in New London – two agencies that serve people with mental health issues, behavioral health issues and addictions – have begun voting to allow strike, but hope to be able to reach a contractual agreement with their employers. More than 30 […]

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Cayuga County Hires New Commissioner of Human Services, Director of Community Services | Politics

The citizen staff Two new leaders from the Cayuga County Departments of Social Services and Mental Health will officially take the reins from a person who is retiring at the end of this week. The Cayuga County Legislature has completed the final stage of a transition plan to replace Ray Bizzari, director of community services […]

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GAA values ​​and ‘incredible community spirit’ will be best of Covid, St. Gallen spokeswoman said

When Covid struck in 2020, the St Gallen GAC at Milltown fired back, leading a vigorous response grounded in GAA values ​​and drawing on the indomitable spirit of West Belfast. This is the point of view of PRO Sinéad Garland of St. Gallen who is convinced that the club will face the future with the […]

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Highland Rivers Health will integrate Haralson Behavioral Health, Cobb County Community Services Board, renamed Highland Rivers Behavioral Health

Agency Consolidated to Become Georgia’s Largest Behavioral Health Care Provider Note: The following item has been provided by Highland RiversBehavioral Health for display. – KtE DALTON – Highland Rivers Health, one of Georgia’s largest behavioral health agencies, will experience substantial growth in 2022 with the integration of Haralson Behavioral Health Services and the Cobb County […]

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Maine Behavioral Healthcare Appoints New Senior Director of Community Services

PORTLAND, Maine – Maria hadjiyane, vice president of ambulatory services for Maine Behavioral Healthcare, today announced that Caroline Raymond was appointed Senior Director of Community Services for the state’s leading behavioral health provider. In his new role at MBH, Raymond oversees the community services of Behavioral Health Home (BHH), Dynamic Community Treatment (ACT), and Multisystem […]

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Chase Community Services Society seeks to expand transit options for seniors – Salmon Arm Observer

A fundraising effort is underway to provide an additional community transportation option in Chase for residents needing to access health services in nearby communities. Established in 2019, the Chase Community Service Society operates a public transportation service for residents who are unable or disabled, to help them get to doctor’s appointments, care programs, pharmacy, or […]

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Panhandle Community Services Celebrates National Weatherization Month | News

Panhandle Community Services is changing lives and leading change in Texas’ 26 major counties. The weatherization program allows low-income families to save on energy costs, thereby reducing their high energy load. October is National Weatherization Month. This is an opportunity to highlight the impact of the Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP), which saves energy, improves the […]

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Las Cumbres Community Services celebrates 50 years!

LCC News: Las Cumbres Community Services (LCCA) celebrates its 50th anniversary! Services began in 1970 White Rock, with a sheltered workshop for adults with developmental disabilities disabilities to provide vocational, social and life skills training. The agency received its 501c3 status in 1971 and has grown steadily since then to accommodate community expansion needs resulting […]

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On the Record: Gateway Community Services’ Abdullahi Ali Opens Door to Help New Masters

Abdullahi Ali is the Founder and CEO of Gateway Community Services, a nonprofit organization with offices in Portland, Biddeford, Lewiston and Augusta dedicated to supporting immigrants and refugees through services ranging from mental health to programs for young people. Mainebiz: What is the mission of Gateway Community Services? Abdallahi Ali: Gateway Community Services was founded […]

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South Florida Jewish Community Services Helps Families Affected by Surfside Condo Collapse – CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Footage of the Surfside building collapse is heartbreaking and horrifying to anyone who sees it. For the families concerned, it is another level of anguish. That’s where Jewish Community Services of South Florida comes in. READ MORE: Doral Police make arrest in CityPlace parking lot shooting Miriam Singer is president and CEO […]

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How the Community Mental Health Framework Can Help Community Services Grow

One of the saddest things I’ve seen are patients who have been disappointed by a lack of service integration, who have had to tell their story multiple times, and who have fallen through the cracks, without get the support they needed. This is why the strengthening and development of our community mental health services across […]

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Gateway Community Services and Center for Mental Health Partner

Gateway Community Services and the Center for Mental Health will enter into a partnership to create a new organization that provides integrated primary care, addiction treatment and behavioral health services, according to a news release. Gateway Community Services, a non-profit organization, provides outpatient addiction services to residents of Cascade, Kalispell and Libby counties. The Center […]

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St John of God Community Services warns Government of possible disorderly collapse

One of the country’s leading mental health and disability service providers, St John of God Community Services, has warned the government it could potentially face a disorderly collapse with major implications for up to 8,000 children , adolescents and adults who depend on it. She told Health Minister Stephen Donnelly that without state support to […]

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How a school head advocates for vulnerable families

Growing up in a large Filipino immigrant family in Sacramento, California, Carissa Purnell didn’t really feel out of place in the local community. But that changed in 2010 when she started teaching English at a library in Salinas, Calif., While in college. “I felt right at home from the moment I got here,” Purnell said […]