social services

Disturbing video shows Joshua McLemore, a man with schizophrenia, being placed in solitary confinement and receiving no medical care in Jackson County, Indiana. He later died from lack of food and water.
These homeless people are blocked from social services when there are few parking spaces to leave their cars without risking tickets.
"We see volunteering as a really important way to break down the divides between us."
Siddarth Narayan wants the president's ear. He knows many young adults are cynical about politics -- they don't believe their opinions are heard and they aren't sure how to enter the political process. But he's working to change that.
A few days before this past holiday weekend I had the opportunity to meet with the men and women who run our Win shelters and permanent supportive housing for homeless families. The timing - just before Independence Day - was so appropriate.
Recent articles on bonded labor and human trafficking in India highlight the all too easily overlooked fact that democracies often sustain egregious human rights violations within their own borders.
From climate change to Zika to ISIS, it can seem like there are more global challenges than there are people (which is a lot). Clearly, there is no need to create imaginary problems