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The Power to Heal, October 15

                How Medicare and the Civil Rights Movement Worked Together and Changed America Narrated by Danny Glover Film Screening and Community Conversation with Barbara Berney, producer of The Power to Heal Monday, October 15, 3:30 pm Albert H. Anderson Jr. Center Winston-Salem State University 601 S Martin Luther King […]

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Overdose Awareness Event, Thursday, August 30

    August 30, 6:30-8 pm, Mary’s Gourmet Diner, 723 N. Trade Street, Winston-Salem On Thursday, August 30th from 6:30-8:00 pm, the Twin City Harm Reduction Collective (TCHRC), along with other sponsoring groups and agencies, will sponsor a community wide gathering, Not One More: Remembering Loved Ones, Hope for those Struggling with Addiction. This event will take place […]

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William Barber to keynote Hatch FaithHealth Lecture, Raleigh, Nov. 27

Save the Date 3rd Annual John W. Hatch FaithHealth Lecture November 27, 2018 Shaw University, Raleigh, North Carolina   The Division of FaithHealth Ministries at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Shaw University Divinity School invite you to the Third Annual John W. Hatch FaithHealth Lecture Series on Tuesday, November 27, 2018,  10 am – […]

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Empowerment Project & City with Dwellings: knowledge, passion & street smarts

  Groups Develop Winning Formula for Working with Vulnerable Populations   By Les Gura Most don’t see the most vulnerable people in the community or they choose to look away when they walk right past on the street. But two organizations in Winston-Salem are right there with these homeless folks, seeking them out in abandoned […]

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Collaboration for NC Medicaid Managed Care

  Safety net clinics collectively served 351,000 Medicaid patients over a recent 12-month period and plowed the proceeds from those encounters back into serving another 485,480 people who are uninsured. By Tim Gallagher North Carolina has had a rich history of caring for people without health care insurance through a loosely organized group of providers […]

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Powerful tools for caregivers class begins May 3

  Upcoming Class Thursdays, May 3 – June 7,  10 am – Noon SECU Family House, 1970 Baldwin Lane, Winston-Salem Caring for an older relative or friend with a chronic illness such as dementia, heart disease, Parkinson’s disease or stroke can be stressful physically, emotionally and financially. Powerful Tools for Caregivers is an educational program designed […]

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CareNet Counseling Northwest

“Amazing Asset” Ready to Expand Outreach to Those in Need   By Les Gura Robert Willis (pictured above left with Graylin Carlton), director of CareNet Counseling Northwest Region, has lived in the area for more than a decade. He’s well aware that the average household income is $13,000 less per year than the North Carolina […]

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