Habitat for Humanity knows that — with a little help — we all have the potential to stand on our own. Learn more about the transformative power of sweat equi...
How to Communicate Effectively with Intellectually Disabled Adults
12 Tips to Communicate Effectively with Adults with Intellectual Disabilities Some people with intellectual impairments have trouble comprehending complicated language and revealing their feelings and thoughts orally. While someone with an intellectual disability may have specific thought processes, communication abilities, and learning styles that are different from your own, there are plenty of steps you can take to help foster effective communication Here are 12 tips to facilitate proper communication and strengthen communication levels with someone who has an intellectual disability Since it takes two people to communicate effectively, take responsibility to ensure you are doing everything to make yourself understood. Also, be sure you understand the person correctly to reduce the chances of confusion. Check…
How To Turn Your Backyard into a Four-Season Farm
Turning your garden into a four-season farm is easier than you think.
[Infographic] Donating to a Food Pantry? Here’s What to Give.
Giving to a local food pantry is an excellent, low-commitment way to support your neighbors. So how can you help your donation to make the biggest impact?
China Bike-Sharing Giant Ofo to Shut Most U.S. Operations
Less than a year after China’s Ofo Inc. entered the U.S. with big ambitions, the world’s largest bike-share company plans to shut down most of its U.S. operations, people familiar with the matter said.
How Chiropractic Helps Trigger Finger
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Ann Taylor, Dress Barn, Loft, Lane Bryant: Store closures on the way
Get ready for more "closing sale" signs in the windows of your local retailers.
How to Start a Residential Program
This workshop will give you an overview of how to start your very own residential program. You will learn about the different types of residential programs, zoning, licensing, permins, documentation needed, funding, and more!
Food Pantry Top 10 List
Our top ten list of food pantry needs is update monthly.
Here's Why You Should Definitely Be Shopping At A Thrift Store
People who love thrift stores really love thrift stores. And they were gaining in popularity well before
Tribes Fight Over What Could Be Obama’s Last Monument
Native Americans disagree over whether the president should use the Antiquities Act to make Bears Ears, 1.9 million acres in Utah, a national monument.