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Social Welfare
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Why did you select your profession? I knew I wanted to work in providing a safe space for children who didn't have the support to help them through life's challenges. Breaking the chains of abuse, oppression and injustice is part of my job and in my … more
Why did you select your profession? Watching children make progress and seeing the look on their parents' faces when their child achieved something was the most rewarding a job could ever be for me. What's the best career advice you've … more
Rebecca Book, 2016 immediate past president of the YMCA of Pawtucket board of directors, received the 2015 Spirit Award at the YMCA of Pawtucket's 126th annual meeting. Book was presented with the award in recognition of her dedication and … more
Visiting Nurse Services announced that the University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy has received a $78,000 grant from van Beuren Charitable Foundation to expand the PharmD Resident program of home care pharmacist services on the VNS home care team. more
The main casualty of Washington’s endless partisan squabbling is a pragmatic approach to policy -- meaning one that prefers results to noise. more
The “4-Safety” Program, a partnership between Hasbro Children’s Hospital and Dunkin’ Donuts, is offering a summer internship program that can be applied for through Jan. 31. more
Citizens Bank is now accepting applications from nonprofits for financial literacy services that help consumers manage their money better. more
The attorney general’s office will hold a cellphone recycling drive throughout January to benefit victims of domestic violence and the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence. more
The holidays can be defined as a time that celebrates generosity of spirit. With that in mind, this week's cover story tells the tales of seven "secret Santas," people who have taken it upon themselves to help bring a little joy into the lives of … more
An estimated 212,590 volunteers contributed 21.1 million hours of service in Rhode Island in 2014, according to a national report, Volunteering and Civic Life in America 2015, released last week. That's an 8.8 percent increase in the number of … more
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