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Local Church Provides Blue Christmas Service to the Community

MHA in Niagara County is sharing this on behalf of the “Blue Christmas Service” organizers.

Most people think of Christmas as a happy time for families and friends.

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Community Services

December 19th: The Journey

I met someone just this last summer who I had admired for years.

This person seemed to have everything I had been looking for in regards to my own writing career: 372 more words


Coming Full Circle

Years ago when I suffered with unrelenting bipolar depression, I wanted to connect with other people who understood what I was going through.  During that time I wasn’t using the internet very often.   923 more words

Bipolar Disorder

Mom Groups in the East Bay

Whether you just had your first baby or have several kids, getting connected with other moms is a great way to stay encouraged, get out of the house, and provide opportunities for your kids to play with other kids their age (and for you to chat with other moms!). 504 more words

Bay Area

The friends, the friends who understand and why I need both

On Sunday I attended the SIDS and Kids Christmas memorial service. It was my third. It is always a beautiful and poignant event. There are tear-stained faces and new little babies bringing hope – finally filling arms that had been empty too long. 601 more words

Grief Over Child Loss

Soothing Talk on Saturday Mornings

Rebecca’s words will flow over you like a relaxation tape.  You can close your eyes and just listen.  She talks about caregiving.  She knows a lot about taking care of people and so do her guests.  77 more words

Aging In Place

Dealing With Grief and Gray Days During Indiana Winters

It’s true; the winter months in Indiana seem to go on and on. Seasonal depression and a general sense of malaise become commonplace for those living in colder, darker climates, so, it’s understandable, while in a state of mourning, to feel a little more melancholy than we might have felt when the days were brighter. 705 more words