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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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Interactive mapping tool becomes one-stop resource for community services | Community

With a new interactive map, you can now find all community resources in one place. Resources range from childcare to veterans services, food and clothing needs, health care, and many other social services. The map was launched through a coordinated effort between STEP and the Region 7 Early Learning Resource Center (ELRC), which serves families […]

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Community services struggle in the shadow of Covid

Only 6% of charities say they were able to meet all the demand for services in 2021 As 2021 draws to a close, new research has found that charity staff are not only burnt out and struggling to meet growing demand, but are seeing a growing wave of more complex issues, disadvantage and poverty among […]

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‘Need to do better:’ Boyle Street Community Services on the move with $13m fundraising goal, aging building sold to Oilers Entertainment Group

Links to the breadcrumb Local News Publication date : December 15, 2021 • December 15, 2021 • 3 minute read • Join the conversation A rendering of the new Boyle Street Community Service building. Boyle Street has sold its existing building and will move to a new space at 10010 107A Avenue (two blocks north […]

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Honolulu housing chief gets second role as community services chief

Honolulu Housing Office Director Antony Krucky will take on a dual role leading the city’s community services department after high turnover over the past two months. The Honolulu City Council unanimously approved Krucky’s appointment Wednesday to head the department that administers social services, labor and housing services and other programs. Kruky is Second to Mayor […]

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Civil service deeply rooted in new director of community services

The daughter of former Douglas County School Trustee Alicia Smalley, Brook Adie inherited a commitment to public service from her mother, who worked for the state for decades. Adie was appointed deputy director of the county’s community services department in October. “I am really excited to be working in the community where I grew up,” […]

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St. Paul’s Efforts to Limit Church’s Offerings of “Community and Social Service” Draw Opposition – Twin Cities

It’s not every day that Lutheran leaders team up with members of the Muslim, Catholic and Jewish faith communities to take on City Hall. On Friday morning, about 40 religious, nonprofit and academic leaders – including a former director of St. Paul’s planning and economic development department and the president of Concordia University – attended […]

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Honolulu Community Services Gets Second New Director in Four Weeks

Honolulu’s Department of Community Services has again a new acting director after two consecutive resignations of those appointed by Mayor Rick Blangiardi. Earlier this year, the mayor appointed Sarah Allen, the former state purchasing manager, to head the department, which administers housing and labor services, among other programs. Anton Krucky, director of the Honolulu Mayor’s […]

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Report urges community services, not police, to stem violence in NJ

TRENTON – Amid concerns about rising violence, especially among those with guns, a new report suggests the state is emphasizing community alternatives rather than increased policing to stem the tide. Marleina Ubel, policy analyst for New Jersey Policy Perspective, said community-led programs can do a more effective job of reducing crime and improving safety, health […]

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Honolulu director of community services resigns

September 22, 2021 Honolulu Department of Community Services director Sarah Allen will resign at the end of the month, the city said in a press release on Wednesday. Allen was appointed by Mayor Rick Blangiardi earlier this year to lead the department, which administers social services and housing programs to economically disadvantaged individuals and families. […]

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Honolulu community services director resigns

Honolulu Community Services Department Director Sarah Allen will step down at the end of the month, the city announced in a press release Wednesday. Allen was appointed by Mayor Rick Blangiardi earlier this year to lead the department, which administers social services and housing programs for economically disadvantaged individuals and families. Sarah Allen was nominated […]

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Great North Care Record Expands to Include Community Services for Children

North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust has extended services that share data through the Great North Care Record to include community services for children. The Great North Care Record, which is powered by Cerner, is used in the North East to electronically connect patient information across a range of services, such as hospitals, community […]

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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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The day – North Stonington invests US bailout funds in community services

North Stonington – The Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, Ledge Light Health District and North Stonington Volunteer Fire Company are among the recipients of the city’s first US bailout fund allocation. The finance and selection boards agreed last week to distribute about $ 220,000 of the more than $ 768,000 the city is receiving from the bailout […]

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New director for refugees arrives at Jewish Family and Community Services

One of the organizations helping refugee populations in Pittsburgh will have a new director in August. Jewish Family and Community Services announced Thursday that Ivonne Smith-Tapia will become the new director of refugee and immigrant services. Leslie Aizenman, the longtime director, will step down at the end of July, after serving at JFCS for nearly […]

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Small groups can now visit the new Westlake Community Service Center

WESTLAKE, Ohio — The grand opening of the Westlake Community Services Center is getting closer. It is tentatively scheduled for mid-June, to coincide with the Recreation Department’s 40th anniversary. But for now, small groups can schedule a tour of the new facility on the City Recreation Center campus. Those interested will see a new state-of-the-art […]