Children & Youth
Civic Engagement & International
News and information on the role that government, small business and the nonprofit sector/philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Homeless Link, a charity that acts to fight homelessness, demands that more action is needed to help homeless families.
New figures from the Department for Communities and Local Government reveal...more
The Wichita Eagle's Ask the Mompreneur column highlights social impact consultant Sandra Marshall discussing the topic of social entrepreneurship.
In her featured interview, Sandra defined social...more
During a town conference, 10 Windham County towns have committed funding for Southeastern Vermont Economic Development Strategies (SeVEDS).
To date, the towns have pledged $80,000 total. The...more
An Urban Institute report documents a series of papers that early implementation of the Affordable Care Act in eight states.
These eight states include: Alabama, Colorado, Maryland, Michigan,...more
An Urban Institute brief report looks at the effects of the Affordable care Act (ACA) on health coverage expansion and uninsurance.
The brief rounds off how states will benefit from the...more
The Conservatoire in Blackheath was confronted with crippling debts, resulting to closure in 2012.
The debts drove the Conservatoire to go over its social mission and business model. The...more
According to a study published in the journal Frontiers in Psychology, researchers from Concordia University found that, like monolingual children, bilingual children prefer speaking exchanges with...more
A study published online in the American Journal of Epidemiology reveals the connection between racism and weight gain was strongest among African-American women who reported consistently high...more
A new study appearing in the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine finds that canned foods packed on nutrition, affordability and safety, helping people boost their fruit and vegetable...more
A new research shows that displaced women in Leogane, Haiti, can significantly impact mental and sexual health behaviours in their village through a HIV/STI prevention program.