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Month: May 2008

Free Mental Health Care for Soldiers and their Families

Free Mental Health Care for Soldiers and their Families

Free Mental Health for Returning Soldiers Soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan can now receive the mental health services they need for free. The Soldiers Project is a non-profit organization set up to provide mental health care to soldiers who served in Iraq and Afghanistan and their families. The group is made up of licensed mental health professionals who want to help fill the need. These people do this all on a volunteer basis. Services are provided in their private…

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Pack up your unwanted food for Saturday!

Pack up your unwanted food for Saturday!

Saturday is the Post Office’s annual “Stamp Out Hunger” Day. Every May, postal carriers around the country pick up bags of food left by residents on their route. You can participate by filling a bag with unused and sealed packages of pasta, juice, canned soup, cereal, canned vegetables, rice and other grains, and canned meats. Expired items and those in glass containers are prohibited. Then leave your bag by your mailbox before your normal pickup time on May 10th. You…

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Human Spirit Is Back

Human Spirit Is Back

My apologies to my readers for another break in the action. April was an incredibly trying month. I had my brother’s 3 dogs (including 2 puppies) for a week. Then my own dog was sick for the second time in 3 months. She had a bladder infection and was throwing up for a week. I had to hand feed her for a couple of days. She’s doing much better now, but I’m burnt to a crisp. I am hoping that…

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