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Let Your Shopping Sprees Support Your Favorite Charity!

  The more you spend on yourself, the more your favorite charity benefits. How great is that? If you haven’t yet selected a non-profit beneficiary of your Amazon shopping sprees, take a moment to read our instructions on how to do so. While we hope you select us, the following

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Shared by Stefan Densmore, M.S., President/CEO United Resource Connection November 16, 2018

Applying for Benefits? Check out the Ohio Benefits Self-Service Portal Tutorial.

This new video helps explain how to apply for assistance.  The post Applying for Benefits? Check out the Ohio Benefits Self-Service Portal Tutorial. appeared first on Hamilton County Job & Family Services. View Original Source (HCJFS.org) Here.

5 Questions to Improve Understanding

Normally, things run smooth and our emotions and thoughts work in harmony towards a common goal.  However under situations of stress, unresolved anger, private sorrow, or paralyzing fear may flood our thoughts. We can make efforts to solve the mystery of where the intensity of our emotions comes from by getting

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Shared by Aaron Karmin, LCPC, Contributing Blogger November 15, 2018

New program aims to improve child care quality

As mandated by the State of Ohio, Family Child Care Providers must be Step Up to Quality rated by 2020 to continue serving children who receive publicly funded child care benefits. Step Up To Quality (SUTQ) is a five-star quality rating and improvement system administered by the Ohio Department of Education and

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Shared by Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS November 13, 2018

Children’s Services staff recognized

Director Moira Weir was honored this past weekend to pick up an award for our Children’s Services section. The Ohio Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers selected HCJFS as the best of all public and private agencies in an 11-county area. NASW is the largest membership organization of

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Shared by Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS November 13, 2018

People are So Rude: The Source of Modern Anger

A majority of Americans say rudeness — particularly behind the wheel, on cell phones and in customer service — is the biggest trigger to their anger.  Here is where we need to use anger management to counterbalance the hostile, impulsive, infantile insistence on getting what we want, when we want it.

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Shared by Aaron Karmin, LCPC, Contributing Blogger November 8, 2018

FREE Salon Appts for Veterans and Active Duty Military

November 8th & 9th, 2018, at Paul Mitchell Cincinnati/Sharonville 513-769-7699, Debbie Pierson.      

Adoption Day was a great day for families

We had a great day Friday in Judge Ted Winkler’s courtroom – 13 children in foster care officially joined their adoptive families. The courtroom was full of reporters and photographers, documenting each of the nine separate ceremonies. Parents cried. The judge thanked them for the wonderful impact their decisions to

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Shared by Moira Weir, Director of HCJFS November 8, 2018

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Each Saturday morning at approximately 6am we send out a summary of all the new posts that have been made on the community blog that week. It makes for great weekend reading with your morning coffee! As you may know, there are a variety of topics included on the community

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Shared by Stefan Densmore, M.S., President/CEO United Resource Connection November 7, 2018

Inactivity Pandemic

Don’t be surprised (or insulted) if the next prescription your doctor hands you is for nothing but an exercise regimen. Globally, 20% of early deaths are preventable with moderate exercise. And for the first time last year, sitting killed 5.3 million people worldwide, more than smoking. Inactivity is now considered

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Shared by Stefan Densmore, M.S., President/CEO United Resource Connection November 6, 2018

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