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BY JESSICA PARKS As Brooklynites continue to shelter in place to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus, mental health advocates worry about the range Read full article: Brooklyn counseling groups adapt to prov...→

Brooklyn counseling groups adapt to provide support during pandemic - amNewYork

BY JESSICA PARKS As Brooklynites continue to shelter in place to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus, mental health advocates worry about the range Read full article: Brooklyn counseling groups adapt to prov...→

China to provide $2 billion to help with virus pandemic

Chinese President Xi Jinping says China will provide $2 billion over two years to help with the response to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: China to provide $2 billion to help with...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

At least 25,600 people have died from the coronavirus at nursing homes in the U.S., according to a Times database. Three children have died of a mysterious syn [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Suppor...→

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

A local group is opening their doors to help health care workers and first responders work through the stress of being on the front lines during the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Local group offering free support groups...→

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals is pairing volunteers with seniors who want to learn more about technology, giving them someone to talk to and a chance to learn something new. Read full article: Tech Pals provides free support to older...→

Coronavirus Pandemic Has High School Students Turning To Each Other For Support

The stress and uncertainties of COVID-19 make a lot of teens feel like they've got to grow up fast. Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic Has High School Stu...→

New initiative would provide schooling for essential workers in Michigan during COVID-19 pandemic

New initiative would provide schooling for essential workers in Michigan during COVID-19 pandemic

The "Futures for Frontliners" program is aimed to provide a tuition-free pathway to college or a technical certificate to essential workers who don't have a co [...] Read full article: New initiative would provide schooling f...→

NYC Launches COVID-19 Pet Hotline to Provide Support for Animals During Pandemic

NYC Launches COVID-19 Pet Hotline to Provide Support for Animals During Pandemic

The New York City Emergency Management Department and the Mayor’s Office of Animal Welfare launched the NYC COVID-19 Pet Hotline — a one-stop hub that will ser [...] Read full article: NYC Launches COVID-19 Pet Hotline to Pro...→

More people turning to virtual counseling for mental health help during COVID-19 pandemic

More people turning to virtual counseling for mental health help during COVID-19 pandemic

More people are now turning to virtual counseling as a means of managing the pressure, depression and anxiety that can come along with the COVID-19 pandemic an [...] Read full article: More people turning to virtual counselin...→

America Together: Restaurant, Brooklyn Marina provide thousands of meals to New York’s first responders

America Together: Restaurant, Brooklyn Marina provide thousands of meals to New York’s first responders

Brooklyn Heights restaurant Estuary is fighting to support the coronavirus relief efforts by providing free meals to overwhelmed hospitals and health care work [...] Read full article: America Together: Restaurant, Brooklyn M...→

Bipartisan support emerges for aid to ailing local news outlets amid pandemic

Bipartisan support emerges for aid to ailing local news outlets amid pandemic

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle and in both chambers of Congress have called for federal relief for local news organizations. Read full article: Bipartisan support emerges for aid to ai...→

Brooklyn nursing home ravaged by 55 deaths, most in New York during pandemic

Brooklyn nursing home ravaged by 55 deaths, most in New York during pandemic

"We are doing it alone," the facility's CEO says, praising staff efforts in the face of shortages and lack of support during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Brooklyn nursing home ravaged by 55 deat...→

Mayor Turner urges Houstonians to support local restaurants during pandemic

Mayor Turner urges Houstonians to support local restaurants during pandemic

Mayor Turner will hold his daily COVID-19 briefing to update the community on the number of positive cases in the city. Read full article: Mayor Turner urges Houstonians to suppor...→

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

A New Jersey couple with mounting bills and limited income due to COVID-19 turned a hobby into a flourishing business that brightens up their beach community.  Read full article: From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J....→

LGBTQ support groups lend an ear — virtually

LGBTQ support groups lend an ear — virtually

“We know that our services are life-saving,” one youth therapist explained, “so we immediately said, ‘OK, how do we do this virtually?’” Read full article: LGBTQ support groups lend an ear — virtu...→

Flyers provide update for season and single-game ticket holders amid COVID-19 pandemic

Flyers provide update for season and single-game ticket holders amid COVID-19 pandemic

While much of the sports world hangs in the balance during these unprecedented times, one things fans have been left wondering — aside from when games will res [...] Read full article: Flyers provide update for season and sin...→

MSJC Foundation continues to support students through coronavirus pandemic

MSJC Foundation continues to support students through coronavirus pandemic

“We are creating the skilled work force in the community that otherwise wouldn’t be able to get out into the job market.” Read full article: MSJC Foundation continues to support stu...→

Anti-abortion pregnancy centers adapt to new challenges, face increased demand during pandemic

Anti-abortion pregnancy centers adapt to new challenges, face increased demand during pandemic

Anti-abortion pregnancy centers are working to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic as the government response has effectively heightened pressure on women to access [...] Read full article: Anti-abortion pregnancy centers adapt to...→

WHO chief thanks his

WHO chief thanks his "friend" Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov for "trust and support" during coronavirus pandemic

"Only by working together in solidarity and led by science can we end the #COVID19 pandemic," the World Health Organization's director-general wrote on Twitter [...] Read full article: WHO chief thanks his "friend" Russian Fo...→

How churches adapt services, meet new needs during pandemic

How churches adapt services, meet new needs during pandemic

From delivering food to those in need to reaching out to members otherwise socially isolated to new ways of worshipping, church leaders are finding innovative [...] Read full article: How churches adapt services, meet new ne...→

Spiritual Counselors Adapt to Serve Faithful in Pandemic

Spiritual Counselors Adapt to Serve Faithful in Pandemic

As the coronavirus claims tens of thousands of American lives, spiritual counselors are facing an already daunting job, rendered life-altering by the pandemic: [...] Read full article: Spiritual Counselors Adapt to Serve Fait...→

Parenting support groups

Parenting support groups

360 Youth Services invites parents of students in Indian Prairie Unit District 204 to attend a virtual parent support group. Read full article: Parenting support groups...→

2 Brooklyn distilleries keep doors open during pandemic by making hand sanitizer

2 Brooklyn distilleries keep doors open during pandemic by making hand sanitizer

Two more distilleries in Brooklyn have found a special way to help keep their community safe and their doors open during the pandemic. Read full article: 2 Brooklyn distilleries keep doors open ...→

New City Program To Provide 10 Meals Per Week To 12,000 Seniors Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

New City Program To Provide 10 Meals Per Week To 12,000 Seniors Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

To sign up for the program — open only to residents of the city of Los Angeles who are 60 or older — call 213-263-5226 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. starting Thurs [...] Read full article: New City Program To Provide 10 Meals Per...→

China-Taiwan tensions heat up during pandemic as U.S. voices support for island state

The pandemic is inflaming tensions between China and Taiwan and highlighting the United States' role in the decades-long conflict. Read full article: China-Taiwan tensions heat up during pan...→

‘Back to business as usual isn’t going to cut it:’ Groups demand better pay, protections for front-line workers during pandemic

‘Back to business as usual isn’t going to cut it:’ Groups demand better pay, protections for front-line workers during pandemic

United Working Families organized Thursday’s protest with dozens of community groups that came together as the Right to Recovery Coalition. Read full article: ‘Back to business as usual isn’t going t...→

Coronavirus Update: Tenants Groups Call For Rent Strike On May 1, Seek Political Support During Pandemic

Coronavirus Update: Tenants Groups Call For Rent Strike On May 1, Seek Political Support During Pandemic

Tenants and tenant advocacy groups are calling for a national rent strike on May 1st and are pleading with the government for rent forgiveness during the pande [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Tenants Groups Call ...→

Brooklyn coffee shop adds food pantry to help customers during pandemic

Brooklyn coffee shop adds food pantry to help customers during pandemic

A coffee shop in Brooklyn is helping people stay caffeinated during the pandemic and making sure they don't go hungry, transforming part of their business into [...] Read full article: Brooklyn coffee shop adds food pantry to...→

Despite Risks, Brooklyn Artist Uses Street Trash To Send Positive Messages During Pandemic

Despite Risks, Brooklyn Artist Uses Street Trash To Send Positive Messages During Pandemic

Her work has taken on new resonance since the coronavirus pandemic hit NYC, with her messages reflecting the shared anxieties of New Yorkers and offering a sen [...] Read full article: Despite Risks, Brooklyn Artist Uses Stre...→

Study: Texas Among Worst States For Support During Coronavirus Pandemic

Study: Texas Among Worst States For Support During Coronavirus Pandemic

Texas ranks among the worst states when it comes to offering support and protecting residents during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new study. Read full article: Study: Texas Among Worst States For Supp...→

Rising support for mail voting amid coronavirus pandemic: AP-NORC poll

Rising support for mail voting amid coronavirus pandemic: AP-NORC poll

Americans’ support for mail-in voting has jumped amid concerns about the safety of polling places during the coronavirus pandemic, but a wide partisan divide s [...] Read full article: Rising support for mail voting amid coro...→

Miami Coffee Shops Adapt to Takeout During the Pandemic

Miami Coffee Shops Adapt to Takeout During the Pandemic

Still seeking that daily buzz? The owners of Panther Coffee and Vice City Bean weigh in on the climate, plus find a list of nine coffee institutions still brew [...] Read full article: Miami Coffee Shops Adapt to Takeout Duri...→

Nonprofit group reaches out to support Holocaust survivors amid pandemic

Nonprofit group reaches out to support Holocaust survivors amid pandemic

In light of Holocaust Remembrance Day on Monday, a local organization is reaching out to the community to support Holocaust survivors in need, especially durin [...] Read full article: Nonprofit group reaches out to support H...→

China to provide $2 billion to help with virus pandemic

Chinese President Xi Jinping says China will provide $2 billion over two years to help with the response to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: China to provide $2 billion to help with...→

China-Taiwan tensions heat up during pandemic as U.S. voices support for island state

The pandemic is inflaming tensions between China and Taiwan and highlighting the United States' role in the decades-long conflict. Read full article: China-Taiwan tensions heat up during pan...→

LGBTQ support groups lend an ear — virtually

LGBTQ support groups lend an ear — virtually

“We know that our services are life-saving,” one youth therapist explained, “so we immediately said, ‘OK, how do we do this virtually?’” Read full article: LGBTQ support groups lend an ear — virtu...→

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

A local group is opening their doors to help health care workers and first responders work through the stress of being on the front lines during the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Local group offering free support groups...→

Coronavirus Pandemic Has High School Students Turning To Each Other For Support

The stress and uncertainties of COVID-19 make a lot of teens feel like they've got to grow up fast. Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic Has High School Stu...→

Brooklyn coffee shop adds food pantry to help customers during pandemic

Brooklyn coffee shop adds food pantry to help customers during pandemic

A coffee shop in Brooklyn is helping people stay caffeinated during the pandemic and making sure they don't go hungry, transforming part of their business into [...] Read full article: Brooklyn coffee shop adds food pantry to...→

Anti-abortion pregnancy centers adapt to new challenges, face increased demand during pandemic

Anti-abortion pregnancy centers adapt to new challenges, face increased demand during pandemic

Anti-abortion pregnancy centers are working to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic as the government response has effectively heightened pressure on women to access [...] Read full article: Anti-abortion pregnancy centers adapt to...→

NYC Launches COVID-19 Pet Hotline to Provide Support for Animals During Pandemic

NYC Launches COVID-19 Pet Hotline to Provide Support for Animals During Pandemic

The New York City Emergency Management Department and the Mayor’s Office of Animal Welfare launched the NYC COVID-19 Pet Hotline — a one-stop hub that will ser [...] Read full article: NYC Launches COVID-19 Pet Hotline to Pro...→

Study: Texas Among Worst States For Support During Coronavirus Pandemic

Study: Texas Among Worst States For Support During Coronavirus Pandemic

Texas ranks among the worst states when it comes to offering support and protecting residents during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new study. Read full article: Study: Texas Among Worst States For Supp...→

America Together: Restaurant, Brooklyn Marina provide thousands of meals to New York’s first responders

America Together: Restaurant, Brooklyn Marina provide thousands of meals to New York’s first responders

Brooklyn Heights restaurant Estuary is fighting to support the coronavirus relief efforts by providing free meals to overwhelmed hospitals and health care work [...] Read full article: America Together: Restaurant, Brooklyn M...→

Spiritual Counselors Adapt to Serve Faithful in Pandemic

Spiritual Counselors Adapt to Serve Faithful in Pandemic

As the coronavirus claims tens of thousands of American lives, spiritual counselors are facing an already daunting job, rendered life-altering by the pandemic: [...] Read full article: Spiritual Counselors Adapt to Serve Fait...→

2 Brooklyn distilleries keep doors open during pandemic by making hand sanitizer

2 Brooklyn distilleries keep doors open during pandemic by making hand sanitizer

Two more distilleries in Brooklyn have found a special way to help keep their community safe and their doors open during the pandemic. Read full article: 2 Brooklyn distilleries keep doors open ...→

Mayor Turner urges Houstonians to support local restaurants during pandemic

Mayor Turner urges Houstonians to support local restaurants during pandemic

Mayor Turner will hold his daily COVID-19 briefing to update the community on the number of positive cases in the city. Read full article: Mayor Turner urges Houstonians to suppor...→

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

A New Jersey couple with mounting bills and limited income due to COVID-19 turned a hobby into a flourishing business that brightens up their beach community.  Read full article: From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J....→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

At least 25,600 people have died from the coronavirus at nursing homes in the U.S., according to a Times database. Three children have died of a mysterious syn [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Suppor...→

‘Back to business as usual isn’t going to cut it:’ Groups demand better pay, protections for front-line workers during pandemic

‘Back to business as usual isn’t going to cut it:’ Groups demand better pay, protections for front-line workers during pandemic

United Working Families organized Thursday’s protest with dozens of community groups that came together as the Right to Recovery Coalition. Read full article: ‘Back to business as usual isn’t going t...→

Flyers provide update for season and single-game ticket holders amid COVID-19 pandemic

Flyers provide update for season and single-game ticket holders amid COVID-19 pandemic

While much of the sports world hangs in the balance during these unprecedented times, one things fans have been left wondering — aside from when games will res [...] Read full article: Flyers provide update for season and sin...→

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals is pairing volunteers with seniors who want to learn more about technology, giving them someone to talk to and a chance to learn something new. Read full article: Tech Pals provides free support to older...→

Coronavirus Update: Tenants Groups Call For Rent Strike On May 1, Seek Political Support During Pandemic

Coronavirus Update: Tenants Groups Call For Rent Strike On May 1, Seek Political Support During Pandemic

Tenants and tenant advocacy groups are calling for a national rent strike on May 1st and are pleading with the government for rent forgiveness during the pande [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Tenants Groups Call ...→

MSJC Foundation continues to support students through coronavirus pandemic

MSJC Foundation continues to support students through coronavirus pandemic

“We are creating the skilled work force in the community that otherwise wouldn’t be able to get out into the job market.” Read full article: MSJC Foundation continues to support stu...→

New initiative would provide schooling for essential workers in Michigan during COVID-19 pandemic

New initiative would provide schooling for essential workers in Michigan during COVID-19 pandemic

The "Futures for Frontliners" program is aimed to provide a tuition-free pathway to college or a technical certificate to essential workers who don't have a co [...] Read full article: New initiative would provide schooling f...→

Despite Risks, Brooklyn Artist Uses Street Trash To Send Positive Messages During Pandemic

Despite Risks, Brooklyn Artist Uses Street Trash To Send Positive Messages During Pandemic

Her work has taken on new resonance since the coronavirus pandemic hit NYC, with her messages reflecting the shared anxieties of New Yorkers and offering a sen [...] Read full article: Despite Risks, Brooklyn Artist Uses Stre...→

WHO chief thanks his

WHO chief thanks his "friend" Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov for "trust and support" during coronavirus pandemic

"Only by working together in solidarity and led by science can we end the #COVID19 pandemic," the World Health Organization's director-general wrote on Twitter [...] Read full article: WHO chief thanks his "friend" Russian Fo...→

More people turning to virtual counseling for mental health help during COVID-19 pandemic

More people turning to virtual counseling for mental health help during COVID-19 pandemic

More people are now turning to virtual counseling as a means of managing the pressure, depression and anxiety that can come along with the COVID-19 pandemic an [...] Read full article: More people turning to virtual counselin...→

Rising support for mail voting amid coronavirus pandemic: AP-NORC poll

Rising support for mail voting amid coronavirus pandemic: AP-NORC poll

Americans’ support for mail-in voting has jumped amid concerns about the safety of polling places during the coronavirus pandemic, but a wide partisan divide s [...] Read full article: Rising support for mail voting amid coro...→

How churches adapt services, meet new needs during pandemic

How churches adapt services, meet new needs during pandemic

From delivering food to those in need to reaching out to members otherwise socially isolated to new ways of worshipping, church leaders are finding innovative [...] Read full article: How churches adapt services, meet new ne...→

Bipartisan support emerges for aid to ailing local news outlets amid pandemic

Bipartisan support emerges for aid to ailing local news outlets amid pandemic

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle and in both chambers of Congress have called for federal relief for local news organizations. Read full article: Bipartisan support emerges for aid to ai...→

Miami Coffee Shops Adapt to Takeout During the Pandemic

Miami Coffee Shops Adapt to Takeout During the Pandemic

Still seeking that daily buzz? The owners of Panther Coffee and Vice City Bean weigh in on the climate, plus find a list of nine coffee institutions still brew [...] Read full article: Miami Coffee Shops Adapt to Takeout Duri...→

Parenting support groups

Parenting support groups

360 Youth Services invites parents of students in Indian Prairie Unit District 204 to attend a virtual parent support group. Read full article: Parenting support groups...→

Brooklyn nursing home ravaged by 55 deaths, most in New York during pandemic

Brooklyn nursing home ravaged by 55 deaths, most in New York during pandemic

"We are doing it alone," the facility's CEO says, praising staff efforts in the face of shortages and lack of support during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Brooklyn nursing home ravaged by 55 deat...→

Nonprofit group reaches out to support Holocaust survivors amid pandemic

Nonprofit group reaches out to support Holocaust survivors amid pandemic

In light of Holocaust Remembrance Day on Monday, a local organization is reaching out to the community to support Holocaust survivors in need, especially durin [...] Read full article: Nonprofit group reaches out to support H...→

New City Program To Provide 10 Meals Per Week To 12,000 Seniors Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

New City Program To Provide 10 Meals Per Week To 12,000 Seniors Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

To sign up for the program — open only to residents of the city of Los Angeles who are 60 or older — call 213-263-5226 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. starting Thurs [...] Read full article: New City Program To Provide 10 Meals Per...→

China to provide $2 billion to help with virus pandemic

Chinese President Xi Jinping says China will provide $2 billion over two years to help with the response to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: China to provide $2 billion to help with...→

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J. Couple's Creativity Helps Support Them During Coronavirus Pandemic

A New Jersey couple with mounting bills and limited income due to COVID-19 turned a hobby into a flourishing business that brightens up their beach community.  Read full article: From Hobby To Flourishing Business: N.J....→

China-Taiwan tensions heat up during pandemic as U.S. voices support for island state

The pandemic is inflaming tensions between China and Taiwan and highlighting the United States' role in the decades-long conflict. Read full article: China-Taiwan tensions heat up during pan...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Support Among Seniors Slips as Pandemic Becomes More Political

At least 25,600 people have died from the coronavirus at nursing homes in the U.S., according to a Times database. Three children have died of a mysterious syn [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump’s Suppor...→

LGBTQ support groups lend an ear — virtually

LGBTQ support groups lend an ear — virtually

“We know that our services are life-saving,” one youth therapist explained, “so we immediately said, ‘OK, how do we do this virtually?’” Read full article: LGBTQ support groups lend an ear — virtu...→

‘Back to business as usual isn’t going to cut it:’ Groups demand better pay, protections for front-line workers during pandemic

‘Back to business as usual isn’t going to cut it:’ Groups demand better pay, protections for front-line workers during pandemic

United Working Families organized Thursday’s protest with dozens of community groups that came together as the Right to Recovery Coalition. Read full article: ‘Back to business as usual isn’t going t...→

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

Local group offering free support groups through Zoom for health care workers, first responders

A local group is opening their doors to help health care workers and first responders work through the stress of being on the front lines during the coronaviru [...] Read full article: Local group offering free support groups...→

Flyers provide update for season and single-game ticket holders amid COVID-19 pandemic

Flyers provide update for season and single-game ticket holders amid COVID-19 pandemic

While much of the sports world hangs in the balance during these unprecedented times, one things fans have been left wondering — aside from when games will res [...] Read full article: Flyers provide update for season and sin...→

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals provides free support to older adults so they can stay connected during pandemic

Tech Pals is pairing volunteers with seniors who want to learn more about technology, giving them someone to talk to and a chance to learn something new. Read full article: Tech Pals provides free support to older...→

Coronavirus Update: Tenants Groups Call For Rent Strike On May 1, Seek Political Support During Pandemic

Coronavirus Update: Tenants Groups Call For Rent Strike On May 1, Seek Political Support During Pandemic

Tenants and tenant advocacy groups are calling for a national rent strike on May 1st and are pleading with the government for rent forgiveness during the pande [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Tenants Groups Call ...→

Coronavirus Pandemic Has High School Students Turning To Each Other For Support

The stress and uncertainties of COVID-19 make a lot of teens feel like they've got to grow up fast. Read full article: Coronavirus Pandemic Has High School Stu...→

MSJC Foundation continues to support students through coronavirus pandemic

MSJC Foundation continues to support students through coronavirus pandemic

“We are creating the skilled work force in the community that otherwise wouldn’t be able to get out into the job market.” Read full article: MSJC Foundation continues to support stu...→

Brooklyn coffee shop adds food pantry to help customers during pandemic

Brooklyn coffee shop adds food pantry to help customers during pandemic

A coffee shop in Brooklyn is helping people stay caffeinated during the pandemic and making sure they don't go hungry, transforming part of their business into [...] Read full article: Brooklyn coffee shop adds food pantry to...→

New initiative would provide schooling for essential workers in Michigan during COVID-19 pandemic

New initiative would provide schooling for essential workers in Michigan during COVID-19 pandemic

The "Futures for Frontliners" program is aimed to provide a tuition-free pathway to college or a technical certificate to essential workers who don't have a co [...] Read full article: New initiative would provide schooling f...→

Anti-abortion pregnancy centers adapt to new challenges, face increased demand during pandemic

Anti-abortion pregnancy centers adapt to new challenges, face increased demand during pandemic

Anti-abortion pregnancy centers are working to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic as the government response has effectively heightened pressure on women to access [...] Read full article: Anti-abortion pregnancy centers adapt to...→

Despite Risks, Brooklyn Artist Uses Street Trash To Send Positive Messages During Pandemic

Despite Risks, Brooklyn Artist Uses Street Trash To Send Positive Messages During Pandemic

Her work has taken on new resonance since the coronavirus pandemic hit NYC, with her messages reflecting the shared anxieties of New Yorkers and offering a sen [...] Read full article: Despite Risks, Brooklyn Artist Uses Stre...→

NYC Launches COVID-19 Pet Hotline to Provide Support for Animals During Pandemic

NYC Launches COVID-19 Pet Hotline to Provide Support for Animals During Pandemic

The New York City Emergency Management Department and the Mayor’s Office of Animal Welfare launched the NYC COVID-19 Pet Hotline — a one-stop hub that will ser [...] Read full article: NYC Launches COVID-19 Pet Hotline to Pro...→

WHO chief thanks his

WHO chief thanks his "friend" Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov for "trust and support" during coronavirus pandemic

"Only by working together in solidarity and led by science can we end the #COVID19 pandemic," the World Health Organization's director-general wrote on Twitter [...] Read full article: WHO chief thanks his "friend" Russian Fo...→

Study: Texas Among Worst States For Support During Coronavirus Pandemic

Study: Texas Among Worst States For Support During Coronavirus Pandemic

Texas ranks among the worst states when it comes to offering support and protecting residents during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new study. Read full article: Study: Texas Among Worst States For Supp...→

More people turning to virtual counseling for mental health help during COVID-19 pandemic

More people turning to virtual counseling for mental health help during COVID-19 pandemic

More people are now turning to virtual counseling as a means of managing the pressure, depression and anxiety that can come along with the COVID-19 pandemic an [...] Read full article: More people turning to virtual counselin...→

Rising support for mail voting amid coronavirus pandemic: AP-NORC poll

Rising support for mail voting amid coronavirus pandemic: AP-NORC poll

Americans’ support for mail-in voting has jumped amid concerns about the safety of polling places during the coronavirus pandemic, but a wide partisan divide s [...] Read full article: Rising support for mail voting amid coro...→

America Together: Restaurant, Brooklyn Marina provide thousands of meals to New York’s first responders

America Together: Restaurant, Brooklyn Marina provide thousands of meals to New York’s first responders

Brooklyn Heights restaurant Estuary is fighting to support the coronavirus relief efforts by providing free meals to overwhelmed hospitals and health care work [...] Read full article: America Together: Restaurant, Brooklyn M...→

How churches adapt services, meet new needs during pandemic

How churches adapt services, meet new needs during pandemic

From delivering food to those in need to reaching out to members otherwise socially isolated to new ways of worshipping, church leaders are finding innovative [...] Read full article: How churches adapt services, meet new ne...→

Bipartisan support emerges for aid to ailing local news outlets amid pandemic

Bipartisan support emerges for aid to ailing local news outlets amid pandemic

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle and in both chambers of Congress have called for federal relief for local news organizations. Read full article: Bipartisan support emerges for aid to ai...→

Spiritual Counselors Adapt to Serve Faithful in Pandemic

Spiritual Counselors Adapt to Serve Faithful in Pandemic

As the coronavirus claims tens of thousands of American lives, spiritual counselors are facing an already daunting job, rendered life-altering by the pandemic: [...] Read full article: Spiritual Counselors Adapt to Serve Fait...→

Miami Coffee Shops Adapt to Takeout During the Pandemic

Miami Coffee Shops Adapt to Takeout During the Pandemic

Still seeking that daily buzz? The owners of Panther Coffee and Vice City Bean weigh in on the climate, plus find a list of nine coffee institutions still brew [...] Read full article: Miami Coffee Shops Adapt to Takeout Duri...→

Parenting support groups

Parenting support groups

360 Youth Services invites parents of students in Indian Prairie Unit District 204 to attend a virtual parent support group. Read full article: Parenting support groups...→

Brooklyn nursing home ravaged by 55 deaths, most in New York during pandemic

Brooklyn nursing home ravaged by 55 deaths, most in New York during pandemic

"We are doing it alone," the facility's CEO says, praising staff efforts in the face of shortages and lack of support during the coronavirus outbreak. Read full article: Brooklyn nursing home ravaged by 55 deat...→

2 Brooklyn distilleries keep doors open during pandemic by making hand sanitizer

2 Brooklyn distilleries keep doors open during pandemic by making hand sanitizer

Two more distilleries in Brooklyn have found a special way to help keep their community safe and their doors open during the pandemic. Read full article: 2 Brooklyn distilleries keep doors open ...→

Nonprofit group reaches out to support Holocaust survivors amid pandemic

Nonprofit group reaches out to support Holocaust survivors amid pandemic

In light of Holocaust Remembrance Day on Monday, a local organization is reaching out to the community to support Holocaust survivors in need, especially durin [...] Read full article: Nonprofit group reaches out to support H...→

Mayor Turner urges Houstonians to support local restaurants during pandemic

Mayor Turner urges Houstonians to support local restaurants during pandemic

Mayor Turner will hold his daily COVID-19 briefing to update the community on the number of positive cases in the city. Read full article: Mayor Turner urges Houstonians to suppor...→

New City Program To Provide 10 Meals Per Week To 12,000 Seniors Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

New City Program To Provide 10 Meals Per Week To 12,000 Seniors Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

To sign up for the program — open only to residents of the city of Los Angeles who are 60 or older — call 213-263-5226 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. starting Thurs [...] Read full article: New City Program To Provide 10 Meals Per...→