With Change in Mind: Community-Based Nonprofits to Use Brain Science to Revitalize Communities in Two Countries

Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 26, 2015 Ten nonprofit human services organizations in the U.S. and five non-governmental organizations in Alberta, Canada were recently chosen to infuse, align, and accelerate established neuroscience discoveries about the effects of life-altering toxic stress into their community-based work as a means to determine if this groundbreaking science can ...

KVC Mobilized Communities to Give Holiday Gifts to 5,800 Children in Foster Care

Olathe, KS (PRWEB) January 23, 2015 During the 2014 holiday season, KVC Health Systems and its subsidiaries brightened the holidays for 5,876 children in foster care and/or receiving treatment at KVC’s children’s psychiatric hospitals by providing gifts for them. Most of the youth who received gifts have experienced physical or sexual abuse, neglect or other ...

Media Advisory: Communities In Schools to Ring Opening Bell at NYSE, Mon. Jan 5

Media Advisory: Communities In Schools to Ring Opening Bell at NYSE, Mon. Jan 5
Arlington, Va. (PRWEB) January 02, 2015 What:     Communities In Schools (CIS), the nation’s largest and most effective dropout prevention organization in the country will ring the Opening Bell at the NYSE to raise awareness of efforts to change the picture of education in the U.S. by helping more kids stay in school and achieve in ...

Retirement Communities to Honor National Memory Screening Day

Newton, NC (PRWEB) November 19, 2014 Abernethy Laurels in Newton, NC and Piedmont Crossing in Thomasville, NC will offer screenings on their campuses from 9am-1pm. Lake Prince Woods in Suffolk, VA will provide screenings from 10am-12noon and 1pm-4:30pm. Appointments for screenings are preferred at each location. In observance of National Memory Screening Day, an ...