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Deadline looms over fate of pop-up shelter in Napanee

It’s been a tough ride for shelter owner Scott Drader. Two weeks ago, he was told by town officials that several people living on his property will have to move due to a zoning issue that would cost $100,000 dollars to fix. 560 more words


Young tenants, living alone, broken homes. And much more.

Becoming independent at a young age.

Hello people hope your having a great day. Abit about me… My names carlie I’m 30 and I live alone ( with dog Marlie and cat Kiara) and have done since 15. 917 more words

N.S. housing wait also long for poor without disabilities, witness testifies

Many Nova Scotians wait years for subsidized housing, a shortcoming the province raised Tuesday as a defence against allegations it has consistently failed to find suitable homes for people with disabilities. 652 more words


Growing Up in New Zealand: Transition to school

The following is the abridged foreword by the Families Commissioner for the ‘Growing Up in New Zealand: Transition to school‘ report, published in June 2018. 653 more words

Social Services

Coram's ground-breaking art and music therapy help children and young people overcome complex and traumatic backgrounds every day.

Discover how Coram offers children and young people ground-breaking art and music Creative Therapies at the Coram Campus in London, in schools and in the community. 8 more words

Independent Persons

Who’s treated better – puppies or looked-after children? Howard League

The second blogpost by Ella Dhillon considers how our treatment of puppies compares to our treatment of looked-after children.
— Read on howardleague.org/blog/whos-treated-better-puppies-or-looked-after-children/

Independent Persons

Report abuse of an older person - GOV.UK

Tell the council if you’re worried that an older person is being neglected, threatened or being taken advantage of – also known as ‘elder abuse’ 6 more words

Independent Persons