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Friday Round-up: this week in the news
  • Men and women with mental illnesses “are especially vulnerable to heat-related illnesses and death.”
  • Another risk during the hotter months – incidents of domestic violence often rise during the summer:
  • 1-in-5 older adults will struggle with mental illness or substance abuse:
  • From the Washington Post: “The District Office of Human Rights launches fair housing campaign”
  • Controversy in Philadelphia over programs that provide meals for people who are homeless:
  • Ward 8 unemployment is nearly triple the national average:
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Tags: addiction, DC, domestic violence, fair housing, food, homeless, homelessness, housing, hunger, mental health, Mental Illness, Philadelphia, substance abuse, summer, Unemployment, ward 8
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