Social Services

Latest stories

32m
The Hendersonville Times-News
Illinois budget chief: 2nd year without deal 'devastating'anticipated revenue. Madigan, who has accused the multimillionaire governor of
Illinois budget chief: 2nd year without deal 'devastating'
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 32 minutes ago
anticipated revenue. Madigan, who has accused the multimillionaire governor of holding students and people who need social services "hostage" to his personal agenda, described it as a plan that "will provide no hostage-taking." "There will... Read more
47 related stories
54m
The Lexington Dispatch
Illinois budget chief: 2nd year without deal 'devastating'anticipated revenue. Madigan, who has accused the multimillionaire governor of
Illinois budget chief: 2nd year without deal 'devastating'
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 54 minutes ago
anticipated revenue. Madigan, who has accused the multimillionaire governor of holding students and people who need social services "hostage" to his personal agenda, described it as a plan that "will provide no hostage-taking." "There will... Read more
47 related stories
1h
Daily Examiner
NSW withholds $350 million in child education fundingmitigates the risk arising from the variability and uncertainty in Australian G
NSW withholds $350 million in child education funding
Daily Examiner / Posted an hour ago
mitigates the risk arising from the variability and uncertainty in Australian Government funding." The National Council of Social Services in February said NSW spent less than any other state or territory on educating children up to age 12 - just... Read more
16 related stories
1h
The Wilmington Star-News
Illinois budget chief: 2nd year without deal 'devastating'anticipated revenue. Madigan, who has accused the multimillionaire governor of
Illinois budget chief: 2nd year without deal 'devastating'
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted an hour ago
anticipated revenue. Madigan, who has accused the multimillionaire governor of holding students and people who need social services "hostage" to his personal agenda, described it as a plan that "will provide no hostage-taking." "There will... Read more
47 related stories
1h
Salon.com
Illinois budget chief: 2nd year without deal ‘devastating’anticipated revenue. Madigan, who has accused the multimillionaire governor of
Illinois budget chief: 2nd year without deal ‘devastating’
Salon.com / Posted an hour ago
anticipated revenue. Madigan, who has accused the multimillionaire governor of holding students and people who need social services “hostage” to his personal agenda, described it as a plan that “will provide no hostage-taking.” You Might... Read more
47 related stories
1h
Northern Star
NSW withholds $350 million in child education fundingmitigates the risk arising from the variability and uncertainty in Australian G
NSW withholds $350 million in child education funding
Northern Star / Posted an hour ago
mitigates the risk arising from the variability and uncertainty in Australian Government funding." The National Council of Social Services in February said NSW spent less than any other state or territory on educating children up to age 12 - just... Read more
16 related stories
2h
Pembroke Daily Observer
Foss taking over as new County treasurernot filling the soon-to-be vacant financial services officer, the county stands
Foss taking over as new County treasurer
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
not filling the soon-to-be vacant financial services officer, the county stands to save $136,913 this year. Director of social services David Anderson is also retiring from the county this summer, however, staff have yet to address who will be... Read more
2h
The Morning Call
Mom, once investigated in children's deaths, cleared of all chargesdental neglect in June 2014, and within six months, had her children back with
Mom, once investigated in children's deaths, cleared of all charges
The Morning Call / Posted 2 hours ago
dental neglect in June 2014, and within six months, had her children back with her. Hoffman has complied fully with county social services and satisfied their concerns, he said. "They did everything, they drug tested her, the whole nine yards,"... Read more
3h
WGN TV Chicago
Another meeting with Gov. Rauner and legislative leaders goes nowherea budget plan that does not hold hostages. Where people need education they’re
Another meeting with Gov. Rauner and legislative leaders goes nowhere
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 hours ago
a budget plan that does not hold hostages. Where people need education they’re not being held hostage. Where they need social services they’re not being held hostage. Where they need health care they’re not being held hostage. We’re prepared to... Read more
47 related stories
3h
AllAfrica.com
Hangana Seafood Clinic Adds More Value to Livesfacilities. This clinic basically comes to their rescue. It is Hangana Seafood
Hangana Seafood Clinic Adds More Value to Lives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
facilities. This clinic basically comes to their rescue. It is Hangana Seafood in support of the Ministry of Health and Social Services making sure that its workforce receives access to proper health care, for free." According to Mwenyo, all... Read more
3h
Reading Evening Post
East Reading children's home provokes dozens of complaintstogether one of whom may be older than 14. In a report to the committee the ap
East Reading children's home provokes dozens of complaints
Reading Evening Post / Posted 3 hours ago
together one of whom may be older than 14. In a report to the committee the applicant says: “This idea has the backing of social services.” However it does not have the backing of dozens of objectors who complained of a “low standard of... Read more
4h
Kiama Independent
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pensioncalls and letters from concerned retirees and their lobby groups want the issue
Thirty-eight years of public service, then booted off the pension
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 hours ago
calls and letters from concerned retirees and their lobby groups want the issue on the election agenda. The office of Social Services Minister Christian Porter, who spoke in January of $120,000 pensions, said on Wednesday evening that the... Read more
31 related stories
4h
Chicago Tribune
Rauner, Madigan point fingers of blame as lawmakers prepare to head home for a dayeducation. We're not going to hold hostage people that need health care. We're
Rauner, Madigan point fingers of blame as lawmakers prepare to head home for a day
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
education. We're not going to hold hostage people that need health care. We're not going to hold hostage people that need social services," Madigan said. "There will be a complaint that the state does not have sufficient money to pay for that... Read more
47 related stories
5h
KCBD-TV Lubbock
911 call: 'We have a baby that was left in the car and is unresponsive'the parking lot and lining Wilshire Boulevard. District Attorney Ben David and
911 call: 'We have a baby that was left in the car and is unresponsive'
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 hours ago
the parking lot and lining Wilshire Boulevard. District Attorney Ben David and representatives with the Department of Social Services were called to the scene, which is protocol during a child death investigation. A crowd gathered on the... Read more
29 related stories
5h
Timmins Times
Timmins makes good on threatTimmins is not wasting any time in the bid to break away from the Cochrane Dist
Timmins makes good on threat
Timmins Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Timmins is not wasting any time in the bid to break away from the Cochrane District Social Services Administration Board (DSSAB) as directed by city council in a recent vote. The motion to seek permission from the province has been sent to Queen’s... Read more
6h
Al-Ahram Weekly
Budget troubles aheadto be repaid at the certificates’ due date in 2020. The government has boasted
Budget troubles ahead
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 6 hours ago
to be repaid at the certificates’ due date in 2020. The government has boasted a 12.5 per cent increase in spending on social services to LE421 billion, with some LE46.3 billion earmarked for food subsidies. It has decided to increase the... Read more
8h
AllAfrica.com
Quit Smoking, Say No to Tobaccothe day Cancer Association of Namibia, (CAN) will have e-campaigning and media
Quit Smoking, Say No to Tobacco
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
the day Cancer Association of Namibia, (CAN) will have e-campaigning and media interviews, while the Ministry of Health and Social Services have an event planned in Rundu. Rolf Hansen, Chief Executive Officer of the Cancer Association of Namibia,... Read more
8h
AllAfrica.com
Children's Day - Wike Assures Rivers' Children of Brighter FutureEzenwo Wike has assured children in the state that his administration would con
Children's Day - Wike Assures Rivers' Children of Brighter Future
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Ezenwo Wike has assured children in the state that his administration would continue to make investments in education and social services with the aim of giving them a bright future. In a message to mark this year's Children's Day, Governor Wike... Read more
11h
Salon.com
The disgrace of Obama’s Hiroshima visit is the $1 trillion the U.S. is wasting on new nukes, not just the refusal to apologizethe table. The irony is pundits frequently histrionically ask where the govern
The disgrace of Obama’s Hiroshima visit is the $1 trillion the U.S. is wasting on new nukes, not just the refusal to apologize
Salon.com / Posted 11 hours ago
the table. The irony is pundits frequently histrionically ask where the government will possibly get tax dollars to fund social services like single-payer health care or free public education, while the U.S. pours $1 trillion down the toilet on... Read more
740 related stories
11h
Ilford Recorder
MP praises audacious Hainault gardening projectNaskou Audacious Veg, run from the allotment in Hazelbrouck Gardens, Hainault,
MP praises audacious Hainault gardening project
Ilford Recorder / Posted 11 hours ago
Naskou Audacious Veg, run from the allotment in Hazelbrouck Gardens, Hainault, provides young adults, referred by social services, a four month paid work placement. The scheme sells gourmet baby salad mixes, edible flowers and micro-herbs... Read more
11h
Isle of Wight County Press
Devolution muddying watersthe IW Council’s dealings with the Office of National Statistics over this matt
Devolution muddying waters
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 11 hours ago
the IW Council’s dealings with the Office of National Statistics over this matter. Finally I refer to the IW Council’s social services. I fully support a single integrated health service for the Island and its residents. However, there would... Read more
12h
Swissinfo
Money for nothingSFr208bn, about three times current annual federal spending of about SFr67bn. E
Money for nothing
Swissinfo / Posted 12 hours ago
SFr208bn, about three times current annual federal spending of about SFr67bn. Even then, it would not replace all existing social services, such as healthcare for the elderly. Alain Berset, a Social Democrat member of the Swiss cabinet, has... Read more
12h
The Daily Voice - Stamford
Stamford Mayor Martin, Health Department Urge Residents to Be Sun Safeweekend marks the unofficial start of the summer season. Mayor David Martin, t
Stamford Mayor Martin, Health Department Urge Residents to Be Sun Safe
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 12 hours ago
weekend marks the unofficial start of the summer season. Mayor David Martin, the City of Stamford’s Department of Health & Social Services and the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention are reminding residents to protect their skin from the... Read more
13h
The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and eventsat University of Scranton, Scranton. $20-$60. 570-941-7400 or scranton.edu. FI
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
at University of Scranton, Scranton. $20-$60. 570-941-7400 or scranton.edu. FIRKIN FRIDAY CHARITY CASK NIGHT — CATHOLIC SOCIAL SERVICES: Nov. 25, 5 p.m. Cooper’s Seafood House, Scranton. $5. 570-346-6883. SCRABBLE: Thursdays, 1 p.m. Abington... Read more
10 related stories
13h
AllAfrica.com
Disappearing Coastline - Time to Save Liberia's Shorelineonly the people that are affected, but their homes and other basic infrastructu
Disappearing Coastline - Time to Save Liberia's Shoreline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
only the people that are affected, but their homes and other basic infrastructural facilities that provide the much needed social services that are getting swallowed, leaving thousands homeless without food, water, clothing - let alone access to... Read more
13h
AllAfrica.com
Prime Minister Vows to Continue War Against CorruptionZambia on Wednesday. He added; "We want to end the business as usual mentality
Prime Minister Vows to Continue War Against Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Zambia on Wednesday. He added; "We want to end the business as usual mentality whereby a member of public can only access social services after offering something (bribe). We're determined to maintain the ethics in public service." Mr Majaliwa... Read more
13h
AllAfrica.com
Commission Set to Step Up Checks At Universities to Ensure Qualitysystem as stipulated in the education and Training policy document," she noted.
Commission Set to Step Up Checks At Universities to Ensure Quality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
system as stipulated in the education and Training policy document," she noted. Meanwhile, the Parliamentary Committee on Social Services pointed out that the current education situation was appalling, calling on the government to take up... Read more
13h
EveningTimes Online
Safety visits cut down accidental house firesbeing at potentially high risk from fire. A spokesman for the service said the
Safety visits cut down accidental house fires
EveningTimes Online / Posted 13 hours ago
being at potentially high risk from fire. A spokesman for the service said they acted on referrals from East Renfrewshire Social Services, the Health and Social Care Partnership and East Renfrewshire Council. Area manager David Proctor explained:... Read more
14h
AllAfrica.com
Reprieve for Athletes as Kenya Change Doping Lawbut we did not know whether it would conflict with the Wada Code," said Muturi.
Reprieve for Athletes as Kenya Change Doping Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
but we did not know whether it would conflict with the Wada Code," said Muturi.Appearing before the Labour and Social Services Committee on Thursday, Sports Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario said Wada broke its own code in the manner in... Read more
7 related stories
16h
Times of Malta
Raising living standardshave experienced a drop in living standards. Maybe it is worth remembering tha
Raising living standards
Times of Malta / Posted 16 hours ago
have experienced a drop in living standards. Maybe it is worth remembering that this year we are celebrating 60 years of social services in Malta. Successive governments have consistently improved social services in this country. History proves... Read more
16h
Lake Placid News
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
Lake Placid News / Posted 16 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
16h
The New Zealand Herald
Not much in Budget for regionand getting the books back in the black in the next financial year is an achiev
Not much in Budget for region
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
and getting the books back in the black in the next financial year is an achievement. The spending on health, education and social services, along with some infrastructure money, is necessary because of our population growth. However, once again... Read more
17h
The Lewistown Sentinel
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
17h
express
Mother disguises herself with a niqab to kidnap her OWN baby from social services A MOTHER disguised herself in a niqab to kidnap her own child after social se
Mother disguises herself with a niqab to kidnap her OWN baby from social services
express / Posted 17 hours ago
A MOTHER disguised herself in a niqab to kidnap her own child after social services told her she would never see the baby again. The woman (not pictured) disguised... Read more
17h
The Marietta Times
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
The Marietta Times / Posted 17 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
17h
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
17h
The Times Leader
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
The Times Leader / Posted 17 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
17h
Scoop.co.nz
Overview$15 million to support air and road ambulance services. • $12 million to incre
Overview
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 hours ago
$15 million to support air and road ambulance services. • $12 million to increase support for primary care and social services to enable people to access mental health help earlier. • $12 million to expand a successful programme which... Read more
8 related stories
17h
Lisbon Morning Journal
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
18h
Op-Ed News
In Massachusetts, No Sex-Buying on Company TimeWorking with the CEASE Network (Cities Empowered Against Sexual Exploitation),
In Massachusetts, No Sex-Buying on Company Time
Op-Ed News / Posted 18 hours ago
Working with the CEASE Network (Cities Empowered Against Sexual Exploitation), he has targeted sex buyers while increasing social services for victims. Attorney General Maura Healey has made it a priority to fight all aspects of human trafficking... Read more
19h
Wichita Falls Times Record News
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 19 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
19h
Naples Daily News
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
Naples Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
19h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pearce - Federal Election 2016and announced he would instead contest Pearce at the 2013 Federal election. Ele
Pearce - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 hours ago
and announced he would instead contest Pearce at the 2013 Federal election. Elected in 2013, he was appointed Minister for Social Services when Malcolm Turnbull became Prime Minister. French is a trained electrician. He completed a diploma of... Read more
20h
Marshalltown Times-Republican
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 20 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
20h
Scoop.co.nz
Joint transfer to Community Housing Providerto help make housing affordable for tenants.” he said.“Plus, Community Housing
Joint transfer to Community Housing Provider
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 hours ago
to help make housing affordable for tenants.” he said.“Plus, Community Housing Providers can offer much wider wrap-around social services such as meals, outings, social services and health-care, providing even more value to tenants. They are also... Read more
6 related stories
21h
News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa’s ‘Customer Care’ Could See Relief With New App, Phone Servicefor, and we'll monitor the volume of the others that come in and come up with o
Tulsa’s ‘Customer Care’ Could See Relief With New App, Phone Service
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 21 hours ago
for, and we'll monitor the volume of the others that come in and come up with options to meet the needs of the other categories.” The city has 211 for social services and 911 for emergencies, but the new 311 system will start sometim... Read more
21h
Irish Examiner
Self-harm ‘linked to future risk of suicide’warning signs. "However, with the variety of factors we found with this study,
Self-harm ‘linked to future risk of suicide’
Irish Examiner / Posted 21 hours ago
warning signs. "However, with the variety of factors we found with this study, it is clear that schools, primary care, social services and youth justice have a role to play.” The report, the first stage in a UK-wide analysis of suicides in... Read more
40 related stories
21h
The Hendersonville Times-News
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 21 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
21h
New Zealand's National Business Review
Charity organisation Pact Group backs out of Invercargill social housing contractwere the first tenders where registered community housing providers could bid t
Charity organisation Pact Group backs out of Invercargill social housing contract
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 21 hours ago
were the first tenders where registered community housing providers could bid to buy the properties and manage a range of social services for the tenants. The procurement for 1134 properties and tenancies in Tauranga is still under way, Mrs... Read more
6 related stories
21h
KWWL Iowa
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-electionpractical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated
After focus on social issues, Pence facing tough re-election
KWWL Iowa / Posted 21 hours ago
practical matters of the state," Brinson said. Republican Jeff Darling donated $1,000 to Pence in 2012. This election, the social services administrator from southern Indiana has given $500 to Gregg after he was "dismayed" by some of Pence's social... Read more
59 related stories
More

People in this news