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The selfish disposition of family

As someone who has struggled with depression almost my entire life , you would think my family would be my strongest support system. Let me be the first to tell you that they should be my strongest supporters! 185 more words


Mana-Con 2014 is Tomorrow!

Manatee County Central Library hosts the 5th Annual Mana-con Comics Convention on Saturday, October 25th from 10AM-4:30PM.

This interactive event brings out amazing creativity and imagination amongst kids and teens (and let’s admit it, grown-up kids too!). 268 more words


Child sexual exploitation referrals in Waltham Forest revealed

There have been 59 cases of child sexual exploitation referred to social services in the last year in Waltham Forest, a report has revealed.

News agency Openworld and Channel 4 News have published the results of Freedom of Information requests, submitted after it emerged at least 1,400 children in Rotherham were abused over a number of years despite the authorities being warned about the problem. 124 more words


the search for mental health services

As I’ve struggled with my depression, there has always been a challenge to find help. When I first entered to treatment back in 2001 I attempted to use my employers Eap services. 959 more words