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09/01 - 10/31
Human Services Workshops/GSS host various workshops

09/09 - 11/25
Learn - Then Act! Apply for JASA's Institute for Senior Action (IFSA)

10/24
QUEENSBORO COUNCIL FOR SOCIAL WELFARE

10/24
Light Up the Night to Support ANDRUS

10/24
92nd Annual Salute to Community Leaders Networking Luncheon

10/24
Edye Schwartz to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from MHA Westchester

10/24
The Emerald Isle Immigration Center (EIIC) Annual Dinner Dance

10/24
Nonprofit Westchester to Host Improving Perceptions Conference

10/25
RUN FOR AUTISM, RUN FOR YOUR LIFE

10/25
Walk for Recovery. Mid-Hudson Addiction Recovery Centers, Inc.

Capitol Region

10/28
Vanderheyden Oktoberfest

American Cancer Society Says Budget Cuts Could Cost Lives PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 07 March 2013 01:50

The American Cancer Society said that the across-the-board federal cuts that went into effect this month and the proposed New York spending reductions could cost residents in the state their lives. Federal cuts alone will mean 1,670 fewer free screenings for breast and cervical cancer for New York women who have no health insurance. The federal cuts amount to a 5 percent drop in cancer screenings in New York, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposed budget would add a 10 percent cut to the program. Read more in the Times Union.

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