At the Women Helping Women luncheon hosted by the Samaritan Counseling Services of the Gulf Coast, supporters pledged $29,000, plus $20,000 in matching funds, raising a total of $49,000 to be used to help people through professional Christian counseling services.
Samaritan Counseling Services partners with churches in Sarasota and Manatee counties to assist individuals, families, businesses, nonprofit organizations and congregations.Read the Entire Article
Federal Programs Related to - Human Services, General/Other
Programs that support the personal and social development of individuals and families; provide care, protection and supervision; and enhance the individual's independence and ability to manage his or her own resources.
See also: Food (K03); Health Care (Major Group E); Housing (Major Group L); Legal Services (I05); Mental Health, Substance Abuse (Major Group F); Recreation & Sports (Major Group N); Youth Development (Major Group O)
Use references: Community Services; Multiservice Programs; Neighborhood Multipurpose Centers; Settlement House Programs; Social Services; Social Work
Federal Programs Related to - Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy, General/Other
Programs that focus on protecting and promoting the broad civil rights and civil liberties of individuals and work to change public policy and opinion in a variety of areas.
See also: +COMMON CODE Advocacy (**B); Hate Crimes Prevention (I02.07); Housing Discrimination (I05.08); Voter Services (W08.05)