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Federal funding requirements state Dane County must participate in a national Point-in-Time count of all sheltered and unsheltered individuals identified on the night of Wednesday, January 27th. The Homeless Service Consortium is seeking volunteers to canvas Dane County locations with our provider agencies to provide an accurate count of unsheltered individuals who are homeless. The […]

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Veteran homelessness has been a persistent problem for generations but, recent coordinated efforts by the White House and many federal agencies are winning the campaign to mitigate this problem. The Veteran’s Administration has made great progress toward achieving their goal of eliminating Veteran homelessness by the end of 2015. But still, too many of those […]

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The Department of Homeland Security offers multiple resources on staying safe while online through the Stop Think Connect Campaign. Smartphones are an easy way to get on line, conduct banking transactions, pay bills, and even more. But, just how safe are you when you connect through your mobile device? Are you aware that 56% of […]

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With all of the preparations for the holidays, Black Friday deals, and CYBER Monday shopping, don’t forget to carve out a few minutes each week to monitor your credit cards, debit cards, and bank accounts for suspicious activity or identify theft. According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) identity theft can happen to anyone. Your […]

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Healthy Eating Tips

On September 30, 2015 By

September was National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. With just a few changes, we can reverse the trend where one out of three children are overweight or obese. One of the easiest ways to start eating healthy as a family is to include more fresh fruits and vegetables into your diet. A second strategy is to […]

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Lunch and Learn. Military One Source will be offering free webinars to promote well-being and resiliency in military families. The webinars are free but do require attendees to register. Effective Discipline for Children Ages 2 Through 5 Military One Source will be providing a webinar on Effective Disciple on Tuesday, September 15th at noon. The […]

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