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  • Dutch

    06/28/2013 10:07:02 AM
    RHD is sending out thoughts and prayers to our friend Darren Daulton, who has been diagnosed with two brain tumors and will undergo surgery next week.Through the Darren Daulton Foundation, "Dutch" -- a former Phillies all-star and one of the great leaders in baseball history -- has been a longtime...
  • Reaching out to Montgomery County's homeless

    06/24/2013 1:16:06 PM
    The Philadelphia Inquirer featured RHD's Coordinated Homeless Outreach Center (CHOC) in a story titled "Reaching out to Montgomery County's Homeless.""The largest Montgomery County homeless shelter was full one recent day. That might surprise some, since Montgomery County has a reputation for affluence and residences big and resplendent enough to host...
  • We are hot

    06/21/2013 10:32:33 AM
    Check out GoLocalProv and Dan Lawlor's breakdown of who's hot and who's not in the world of Rhode Island politics. Is RHD hot? Or not? WE ARE HOT:"RHD-Pawtucket: As opposed to the segregated sweatshops of Birch Vocational, check out the creative work being done by clients at Resources for Human...
  • Watch this garden grow

    06/20/2013 11:48:00 AM
    RHD’s Woodstock Family Center and the Philadelphia Youthbuild Charter School are collaborating to expand the garden at Woodstock. Thanks to the school and Don Pinkney, Sr., a grant received from Whole Foods will allow students from Youthbuild to build raised garden boxes and maintain “the fruits of their labor.” The mothers...
  • S.T.A.Y.

    06/19/2013 4:37:12 PM
    RHD's Memphis S.T.A.Y., Supporting the Authentic You, is an active member of the Alliance and supports individuals in permanent supported housing units who are homeless or at risk of being homeless in Shelby County Memphis, Tennessee. STAY takes a “Housing First” approach that focuses on maintaining housing, connecting participants to...
  • Outside In: Bill

    06/19/2013 11:33:00 AM
     Featured artist at RHD's Outside In, our online gallery, to showcase the work of artists with disabilities across the country, is Bill from RHD Rhode Island.Bill is one of RHD Rhode Island's most popular artists. Bill has shown in New York and Chicago, at the Outsider Art Fair and the...
  • WRAP for Diabetes

    06/18/2013 10:56:11 AM
    Eric Larson, our peer support coordinator, was recently featured in the Copeland Center newsletter. Check it out here: 
  • Sincerely, Barack Obama

    06/12/2013 3:17:09 PM
    The Bigs, a group of children part of the Stepping Stones program, recently wrote to the President about the negative impacts of guns and told him why they are in support of gun control. The President responded with the following thank you letter:Stepping Stones is a long-term partial hospital program...
  • FPCN's Donna Torrisi has the answer

    06/10/2013 11:06:50 AM
    RHD's Donna Torrisi provides "The Short Answer" on WHYY/NewsWorks Health and Science Desk's regular feature answering questions about the Affordable Care Act. Today's question: "Will mental health coverage become a routine part of care?"Donna L. Torrisi is a nurse, and director of the Family Practice & Counseling Network in Philadelphia,...
  • Most charitable donations don't help the poor

    06/05/2013 1:02:08 PM
    This is why we fight budget cuts to government services -- because private charity generally does a lousy job of picking up the slack. According to the Giving USA Report, 70 percent of charitable donations go to help the non-poor.This includes things like a new gym for the university, a...