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Emergency Shelters for People with Disabilities

If you are interested in the steps being taken by local emergency planning agencies to provide emergency shelters for people with disabilities, then you may want to ask how they’ll respond to the following questions: 247 more words

Domestic violence surges in Saskatoon over the summer months

It’s a statistic women’s shelter officials say Saskatchewan should be ashamed of.

The province has the highest rate of domestic violence in the country and now is the time of year that emergency shelters often see an influx of women and children seeking refuge. 527 more words

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Violence Against Women

Several days ago the nation was shocked to hear the Republican nominee for President bragging about his behavior toward women. Terms such as ‘predatory’ and ‘sexual assault’ describe his words and actions. 254 more words

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Critics & Supporters Clash At Dallas Homeless Commission Meeting

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings’ Commission on Homelessness met today and got an earful from critics. The agenda for today’s meeting had members set to discuss short-term strategies for housing medical care, funding, and a new structure and system of accountability for the commission. 337 more words

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