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Group fights stigma around mental illness, seeks funding to help youth

Windsor family physician Pat Smith knows first hand the frustration of watching a loved one struggle with mental health issues. He’s lost a few patients and friends but, when his family was rocked by suicide twice, he knew something had to be done to give those struggling with mental illness some help. 670 more words

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Reader Letter: Hospital's security measures aren't warranted

Re: Mental unit patients to be subject to metal detectors after stabbing at Windsor Regional Hospital, by Dalson Chen, Sept. 8.

As a person who advocates for the rights of persons with mental illness as my day job, I was disappointed with the new measures undertaken by Windsor Regional Hospital. 348 more words

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Fifteen local employers hosting job fair to fill 1,000+ jobs

More than 1,000 jobs are available from 15 of the region’s top employers, who are banding together to host a job fair next Thursday.

This second-annual Windsor-Essex job fair is being held at the St. 156 more words

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Kids with cancer: 'Our hearts and thoughts are with them all'

Families whose kids have fought childhood cancer want to emphasize that it’s not that rare and bad side-effects can plague their children long after they are cancer-free. 443 more words

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Windsor Regional Hospital buys 'sandless sand bags' to prepare for more flooding

How will the city’s essential medical facilities avoid becoming waterlogged when another century storm hits? Windsor Regional Hospital hopes it has a fast, cheap, and easy solution in self-activating flood bags. 394 more words

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Mental unit patients to be subject to metal detectors after stabbing at Windsor Regional Hospital

Mental unit patients at Windsor Regional Hospital‘s Ouellette Campus will now be scanned by metal detector wands before they even enter the building, as part of the institution’s new security measures. 427 more words

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