• Domestic abuse affects people of all genders, races, and sexual orientations and can have long-lasting psychological effects. • Show your support by lending an ear, providing practical support, and helping with financial needs. • Learn about protective orders and other legal remedies to help domestic violence victims. • Take the time to educate yourself
• Educating yourself about Alcohol Use Disorder and recovery can help dispel myths and provide emotional support to those in recovery. • Show your support for a recovering alcoholic by providing practical help, job opportunities, or providing aftercare services. • Be supportive but not enabling and offer healthy coping mechanisms and strategies for difficult situations.
A community is like a family. Everyone has their own way of contributing to the whole. When one member struggles, the rest of the community rallies around them. This is what makes communities so strong and resilient. Bringing together a struggling community can be challenging, but it is worth the effort. Doing so can help
If you’re a farmer in the United States, you know that it’s a tough job despite being a trillion-dollar industry. There are a lot of challenges that you face daily. These challenges affect the industry in various ways. First, it dramatically changes prices. Second, a small landowner will probably sell their farm because it’s impossible for
Most people think that the only way to be successful in business is to be a ruthless, cut-throat competitor who is always out for themselves. But as more and more entrepreneurs discover, this isn’t true. The most successful businesses these days are the ones that have built a strong community around them. Here are some
Recessions can have far-reaching impacts, often affecting whole communities and industries. On the individual level, recessions lead to job losses, wage reduction, and interrupted pensions. Companies also often suffer, reducing staff and cutting back on their services. These deficits in employment opportunities lead to reductions in the local tax base, making it difficult for government
As a charity owner, you know that every penny counts. You also know that managing finances is not always easy, especially when you are trying to do good in the world. Here are six tips to help you manage your charity’s finances to keep doing what you do best. With these tips, you can avoid
Nonprofits played a major role during the pandemic. They are vital to the community, and their continued existence is essential. But the situation made it challenging for them to continue providing services in the community. With many people losing their jobs, nonprofits noted a decrease in donations. Despite this, they remained resilient, and here are some
Medical emergencies can happen at any time and in any place, but they seem to happen more frequently in the dental office than anywhere else. This is because dental offices are full of potential hazards that can cause harm to patients, staff, and visitors. Dental providers can do a few things to prevent medical emergencies
As more and more people are walking and biking, and drivers become increasingly distracted, the number of conflicts, near-misses, and accidents has risen. Studies show that in 2019, traffic crashes injured a pedestrian every seven minutes and killed one every 85 minutes. This shows the growing need for improved pedestrian and cyclist safety in every community.