Emergency Shelter: Temporary shelter provided in response to a major disaster or emergency.Homeless Persons: Persons who have no permanent residence. The concept excludes nomadic peoples.Housing: Living facilities for humans.Public Housing: Housing subsidized by tax funds, usually intended for low income persons or families.Homeless Youth: Runaway and homeless children and adolescents living on the streets of cities and having no fixed place of residence.Disasters: Calamities producing great damage, loss of life, and distress. They include results of natural phenomena and man-made phenomena. Normal conditions of existence are disrupted and the level of impact exceeds the capacity of the hazard-affected community.Euthanasia, Animal: The killing of animals for reasons of mercy, to control disease transmission or maintain the health of animal populations, or for experimental purposes (ANIMAL EXPERIMENTATION).Earthquakes: Sudden slips on a fault, and the resulting ground shaking and radiated seismic energy caused by the slips, or by volcanic or magmatic activity, or other sudden stress changes in the earth. Faults are fractures along which the blocks of EARTH crust on either side have moved relative to one another parallel to the fracture.Housing, AnimalTsunamis: Series of ocean waves produced by geologic events or underwater LANDSLIDES. These waves can travel at speeds averaging 450 (and up to 600) miles per hour in the open ocean.Cat Diseases: Diseases of the domestic cat (Felis catus or F. domesticus). This term does not include diseases of the so-called big cats such as CHEETAHS; LIONS; tigers, cougars, panthers, leopards, and other Felidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.Relief Work: Assistance, such as money, food, or shelter, given to the needy, aged, or victims of disaster. It is usually granted on a temporary basis. (From The American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed)Cooking and Eating UtensilsPyroglyphidae: Family of house dust mites, in the superfamily Analgoidea, order Astigmata. They include the genera Dermatophagoides and Euroglyphus.Barbados: An island in the Lesser Antilles in the West Indies. It is chiefly of coral formation with no good harbors and only small streams. It was probably discovered by the Portuguese in the sixteenth century. The name was given by 16th-century Spanish explorers from barbados, the plural for "bearded", with reference to the beard-like leaves or trails of moss on the trees that grew there in abundance. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p116 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p49)Mites: Any arthropod of the subclass ACARI except the TICKS. They are minute animals related to the spiders, usually having transparent or semitransparent bodies. They may be parasitic on humans and domestic animals, producing various irritations of the skin (MITE INFESTATIONS). Many mite species are important to human and veterinary medicine as both parasite and vector. Mites also infest plants.Population Density: Number of individuals in a population relative to space.Halfway Houses: Specialized residences for persons who do not require full hospitalization, and are not well enough to function completely within the community without professional supervision, protection and support.Polyplacophora: A class in the phylum MOLLUSCA comprised of flattened, elongated marine mollusks, commonly called chitons. They are unique in that they possess seven or eight separate shell plates.Palinuridae: A family of marine CRUSTACEA, in the order DECAPODA, comprising the clawless lobsters. They are found in tropical and subtropical waters and characterized by short spines along the length of the tail and body.Antigens, Dermatophagoides: Antigens from the house dust mites (DERMATOPHAGOIDES), mainly D. farinae and D. pteronyssinus. They are proteins, found in mite feces or mite extracts, that can cause ASTHMA and other allergic diseases such as perennial rhinitis (RHINITIS, ALLERGIC, PERENNIAL) and atopic dermatitis (DERMATITIS, ATOPIC). More than 11 groups of Dermatophagoides ALLERGENS have been defined. Group I allergens, such as Der f I and Der p I from the above two species, are among the strongest mite immunogens in humans.Refugees: Persons fleeing to a place of safety, especially those who flee to a foreign country or power to escape danger or persecution in their own country or habitual residence because of race, religion, or political belief. (Webster, 3d ed)Disaster Planning: Procedures outlined for the care of casualties and the maintenance of services in disasters.Geographic Mapping: Creating a representation of areas of the earth or other celestial bodies, for the purpose of visualizing spatial distributions of various information.Houseflies: Flies of the species Musca domestica (family MUSCIDAE), which infest human habitations throughout the world and often act as carriers of pathogenic organisms.Sparrows: The family Passeridae comprised of small, mainly brown and grey seed-eating birds with conical bills.Insect Control: The reduction or regulation of the population of noxious, destructive, or dangerous insects through chemical, biological, or other means.Dust: Earth or other matter in fine, dry particles. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Dog Diseases: Diseases of the domestic dog (Canis familiaris). This term does not include diseases of wild dogs, WOLVES; FOXES; and other Canidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.Floods: Sudden onset water phenomena with different speed of occurrence. These include flash floods, seasonal river floods, and coastal floods, associated with CYCLONIC STORMS; TIDALWAVES; and storm surges.Animal Distribution: A process by which animals in various forms and stages of development are physically distributed through time and space.Surgery, Veterinary: A board-certified specialty of VETERINARY MEDICINE, requiring at least four years of special education, training, and practice of veterinary surgery after graduation from veterinary school. In the written, oral, and practical examinations candidates may choose either large or small animal surgery. (From AVMA Directory, 43d ed, p278)Insect Vectors: Insects that transmit infective organisms from one host to another or from an inanimate reservoir to an animate host.Engraving and EngravingsIris Plant: A plant genus of the family IRIDACEAE that contains IRIP, a type-1 ribosome-inactivating protein, and iridals (TRITERPENES).Caribbean Region: The area that lies between continental North and South America and comprises the Caribbean Sea, the West Indies, and the adjacent mainland regions of southern Mexico, Central America, Colombia, and Venezuela.House Calls: Visits to the patient's home by professional personnel for the purpose of diagnosis and/or treatment.Rheiformes: An order of large, long-necked, long-legged, flightless birds, found in South America. Known as rheas, they are sometimes called American ostriches, though they are in a separate order from true OSTRICHES.Animal Welfare: The protection of animals in laboratories or other specific environments by promoting their health through better nutrition, housing, and care.Pets: Animals kept by humans for companionship and enjoyment, as opposed to DOMESTIC ANIMALS such as livestock or farm animals, which are kept for economic reasons.Influenza A Virus, H3N8 Subtype: A subtype of INFLUENZA A VIRUS comprised of the surface proteins hemagglutinin 3 and neuraminidase 8. The H3N8 subtype has frequently been found in horses.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Meals: A portion of the food eaten for the day, usually at regular occasions during the day.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.New York CityEntomology: A discipline or occupation concerned with the study of INSECTS, including the biology and the control of insects.Schools, Veterinary: Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of veterinary medicine.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Insecticides: Pesticides designed to control insects that are harmful to man. The insects may be directly harmful, as those acting as disease vectors, or indirectly harmful, as destroyers of crops, food products, or textile fabrics.Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)ShrewsInsect Bites and Stings: Bites and stings inflicted by insects.Residential Facilities: Long-term care facilities which provide supervision and assistance in activities of daily living with medical and nursing services when required.Ownership: The legal relation between an entity (individual, group, corporation, or-profit, secular, government) and an object. The object may be corporeal, such as equipment, or completely a creature of law, such as a patent; it may be movable, such as an animal, or immovable, such as a building.Battered Women: Women who are physically and mentally abused over an extended period, usually by a husband or other dominant male figure. Characteristics of the battered woman syndrome are helplessness, constant fear, and a perceived inability to escape. (From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 3d ed)North DakotaMedical Staff, Hospital: Professional medical personnel approved to provide care to patients in a hospital.Ecosystem: A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus: Species of European house dust mite, in the family PYROGLYPHIDAE. It is the most commonly found house dust mite.Cats: The domestic cat, Felis catus, of the carnivore family FELIDAE, comprising over 30 different breeds. The domestic cat is descended primarily from the wild cat of Africa and extreme southwestern Asia. Though probably present in towns in Palestine as long ago as 7000 years, actual domestication occurred in Egypt about 4000 years ago. (From Walker's Mammals of the World, 6th ed, p801)Culicidae: A family of the order DIPTERA that comprises the mosquitoes. The larval stages are aquatic, and the adults can be recognized by the characteristic WINGS, ANIMAL venation, the scales along the wing veins, and the long proboscis. Many species are of particular medical importance.Coral Reefs: Marine ridges composed of living CORALS, coral skeletons, calcareous algae, and other organisms, mixed with minerals and organic matter. They are found most commonly in tropical waters and support other animal and plant life.Cyclonic Storms: Non-frontal low-pressure systems over tropical or sub-tropical waters with organized convection and definite pattern of surface wind circulation.Allergens: Antigen-type substances that produce immediate hypersensitivity (HYPERSENSITIVITY, IMMEDIATE).Rural Population: The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.BrazilSpouse Abuse: Deliberate severe and repeated injury to one domestic partner by the other.Viperidae: A family of snakes comprising three subfamilies: Azemiopinae (the mountain viper, the sole member of this subfamily), Viperinae (true vipers), and Crotalinae (pit vipers). They are widespread throughout the world, being found in the United States, Central and South America, Europe, Asia and Africa. Their venoms act on the blood (hemotoxic) as compared to the venom of elapids which act on the nervous system (neurotoxic). (Goin, Goin, and Zug, Introduction to Herpetology, 3d ed, pp333-36)Los AngelesSocial Welfare: Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.Anopheles: A genus of mosquitoes (CULICIDAE) that are known vectors of MALARIA.Streptococcus equi: A species of gram-positive, coccoid bacteria isolated from abscesses in submaxillary glands and mucopurulent discharges of the upper respiratory tract of horses. This organism belongs to Group C streptococci with regards to antigen response and is known to cause strangles. The subspecies S. zooepidemicus is also considered a pathogen of horses.Anomura: An infraorder of CRUSTACEA, in the order DECAPODA comprising the hermit crabs and characterized by a small fifth pair of legs.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Coronavirus, Canine: A species of CORONAVIRUS infecting dogs. Onset of symptoms is usually sudden and includes vomiting, diarrhea, and dehydration.Behavior, Animal: The observable response an animal makes to any situation.Rescue Work: Activities devoted to freeing persons or animals from danger to life or well-being in accidents, fires, bombings, floods, earthquakes, other disasters and life-threatening conditions. While usually performed by team efforts, rescue work is not restricted to organized services.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.Population Dynamics: The pattern of any process, or the interrelationship of phenomena, which affects growth or change within a population.PhiladelphiaSocial Work: The use of community resources, individual case work, or group work to promote the adaptive capacities of individuals in relation to their social and economic environments. It includes social service agencies.Dogs: The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)Poverty: A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.Public Assistance: Financial assistance to impoverished persons for the essentials of living through federal, state or local government programs.Urban Population: The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.Interviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.Arthropod Proteins: Proteins synthesized by organisms belonging to the phylum ARTHROPODA. Included in this heading are proteins from the subdivisions ARACHNIDA; CRUSTACEA; and HORSESHOE CRABS. Note that a separate heading for INSECT PROTEINS is listed under this heading.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Dermatophagoides farinae: Species of American house dust mite, in the family PYROGLYPHIDAE.Chiroptera: Order of mammals whose members are adapted for flight. It includes bats, flying foxes, and fruit bats.Environment: The external elements and conditions which surround, influence, and affect the life and development of an organism or population.United StatesNeeds Assessment: Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.Household Articles: Various material objects and items in the home. It includes temporary or permanent machinery and appliances. It does not include furniture or interior furnishings (FURNITURE see INTERIOR DESIGN AND FURNISHINGS; INTERIOR FURNISHINGS see INTERIOR DESIGN AND FURNISHINGS).Predatory Behavior: Instinctual behavior pattern in which food is obtained by killing and consuming other species.Geography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)Calicivirus, Feline: A species of the genus VESIVIRUS infecting cats. Transmission occurs via air and mechanical contact.Tick Control: Chemical, biological, or medical measures designed to prevent the spread of ticks or the concomitant infestations which result in tick-borne diseases. It includes the veterinary as well as the public health aspects of tick and mite control.LouisianaMental Disorders: Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.Triatoma: A genus of the subfamily TRIATOMINAE. Several species are vectors of TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI.Psychodidae: Small, hairy, moth-like flies which are of considerable public health importance as vectors of certain pathogenic organisms. Important disease-related genera are PHLEBOTOMUS, Lutzomyia, and Sergentomyia.Urban Health: The status of health in urban populations.Air Pollution, Indoor: The contamination of indoor air.Domestic Violence: Deliberate, often repetitive physical, verbal, and/or other types of abuse by one or more members against others of a household.Pacific OceanAnts: Insects of the family Formicidae, very common and widespread, probably the most successful of all the insect groups. All ants are social insects, and most colonies contain three castes, queens, males, and workers. Their habits are often very elaborate and a great many studies have been made of ant behavior. Ants produce a number of secretions that function in offense, defense, and communication. (From Borror, et al., An Introduction to the Study of Insects, 4th ed, p676)Family: A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Vulnerable Populations: Groups of persons whose range of options is severely limited, who are frequently subjected to COERCION in their DECISION MAKING, or who may be compromised in their ability to give INFORMED CONSENT.Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Great BritainEnvironment Design: The structuring of the environment to permit or promote specific patterns of behavior.Animal Husbandry: The science of breeding, feeding and care of domestic animals; includes housing and nutrition.Bedding and Linens: Articles of cloth, usually cotton or rayon and other synthetic or cotton-blend fabrics, used in households, hospitals, physicians' examining rooms, nursing homes, etc., for sheets, pillow cases, toweling, gowns, drapes, and the like.EnglandRivers: Large natural streams of FRESH WATER formed by converging tributaries and which empty into a body of water (lake or ocean).Health Status: The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.FloridaJapanNodaviridae: A family of RNA viruses infecting insects and fish. There are two genera: Alphanodavirus and Betanodavirus.Pollination: The transfer of POLLEN grains (male gametes) to the plant ovule (female gamete).Uganda: A republic in eastern Africa, south of SUDAN and west of KENYA. Its capital is Kampala.Social Behavior: Any behavior caused by or affecting another individual, usually of the same species.Social Support: Support systems that provide assistance and encouragement to individuals with physical or emotional disabilities in order that they may better cope. Informal social support is usually provided by friends, relatives, or peers, while formal assistance is provided by churches, groups, etc.Substance-Related Disorders: Disorders related to substance abuse.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.HIV Infections: Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).Floors and Floorcoverings: The surface of a structure upon which one stands or walks.Ontario: A province of Canada lying between the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec. Its capital is Toronto. It takes its name from Lake Ontario which is said to represent the Iroquois oniatariio, beautiful lake. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p892 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p391)Child Welfare: Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the child.Population Surveillance: Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.Interior Design and Furnishings: The planning of the furnishings and decorations of an architectural interior.Fishes: A group of cold-blooded, aquatic vertebrates having gills, fins, a cartilaginous or bony endoskeleton, and elongated bodies covered with scales.Mass Screening: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.Mortality: All deaths reported in a given population.Feeding Behavior: Behavioral responses or sequences associated with eating including modes of feeding, rhythmic patterns of eating, and time intervals.Architecture as Topic: The art and science of designing buildings and structures. More generally, it is the design of the total built environment, including town planning, urban design, and landscape architecture.Healthy People Programs: Healthy People Programs are a set of health objectives to be used by governments, communities, professional organizations, and others to help develop programs to improve health. It builds on initiatives pursued over the past two decades beginning with the 1979 Surgeon General's Report, Healthy People, Healthy People 2000: National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives, and Healthy People 2010. These established national health objectives and served as the basis for the development of state and community plans. These are administered by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP). Similar programs are conducted by other national governments.Odors: The volatile portions of substances perceptible by the sense of smell. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Larva: Wormlike or grublike stage, following the egg in the life cycle of insects, worms, and other metamorphosing animals.Hypersensitivity: Altered reactivity to an antigen, which can result in pathologic reactions upon subsequent exposure to that particular antigen.Environmental Exposure: The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.Residence Characteristics: Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.Species Specificity: The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.Rhinitis, Allergic, Perennial: Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the nose similar to that found in hay fever except that symptoms persist throughout the year. The causes are usually air-borne allergens, particularly dusts, feathers, molds, animal fur, etc.Tuberculosis: Any of the infectious diseases of man and other animals caused by species of MYCOBACTERIUM.Health Services for the Aged: Services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in the aged and the maintenance of health in the elderly.Phylogeny: The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.Caliciviridae Infections: Virus diseases caused by CALICIVIRIDAE. They include HEPATITIS E; VESICULAR EXANTHEMA OF SWINE; acute respiratory infections in felines, rabbit hemorrhagic disease, and some cases of gastroenteritis in humans.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Substance Abuse, Intravenous: Abuse, overuse, or misuse of a substance by its injection into a vein.Geriatric Assessment: Evaluation of the level of physical, physiological, or mental functioning in the older population group.LondonAsthma: A form of bronchial disorder with three distinct components: airway hyper-responsiveness (RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY), airway INFLAMMATION, and intermittent AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION. It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).Sex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.China: A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.Activities of Daily Living: The performance of the basic activities of self care, such as dressing, ambulation, or eating.Community-Based Participatory Research: Collaborative process of research involving researchers and community representatives.Australia: The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.Lepidoptera: A large order of insects comprising the butterflies and moths.Pyrethrins: The active insecticidal constituent of CHRYSANTHEMUM CINERARIIFOLIUM flowers. Pyrethrin I is the pyretholone ester of chrysanthemummonocarboxylic acid and pyrethrin II is the pyretholone ester of chrysanthemumdicarboxylic acid monomethyl ester.Risk-Taking: Undertaking a task involving a challenge for achievement or a desirable goal in which there is a lack of certainty or a fear of failure. It may also include the exhibiting of certain behaviors whose outcomes may present a risk to the individual or to those associated with him or her.Group Homes: Housing for groups of patients, children, or others who need or desire emotional or physical support. They are usually established as planned, single housekeeping units in residential dwellings that provide care and supervision for small groups of residents, who, although unrelated, live together as a family.Bird Diseases: Diseases of birds not considered poultry, therefore usually found in zoos, parks, and the wild. The concept is differentiated from POULTRY DISEASES which is for birds raised as a source of meat or eggs for human consumption, and usually found in barnyards, hatcheries, etc.Biodiversity: The variety of all native living organisms and their various forms and interrelationships.Age Distribution: The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.Women's Health: The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.Patient Transfer: Interfacility or intrahospital transfer of patients. Intrahospital transfer is usually to obtain a specific kind of care and interfacility transfer is usually for economic reasons as well as for the type of care provided.FiresImmunoglobulin E: An immunoglobulin associated with MAST CELLS. Overexpression has been associated with allergic hypersensitivity (HYPERSENSITIVITY, IMMEDIATE).Accidental Falls: Falls due to slipping or tripping which may result in injury.Attitude to Health: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.Symbiosis: The relationship between two different species of organisms that are interdependent; each gains benefits from the other or a relationship between different species where both of the organisms in question benefit from the presence of the other.Skin Tests: Epicutaneous or intradermal application of a sensitizer for demonstration of either delayed or immediate hypersensitivity. Used in diagnosis of hypersensitivity or as a test for cellular immunity.Multivariate Analysis: A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.Chagas Disease: Infection with the protozoan parasite TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI, a form of TRYPANOSOMIASIS endemic in Central and South America. It is named after the Brazilian physician Carlos Chagas, who discovered the parasite. Infection by the parasite (positive serologic result only) is distinguished from the clinical manifestations that develop years later, such as destruction of PARASYMPATHETIC GANGLIA; CHAGAS CARDIOMYOPATHY; and dysfunction of the ESOPHAGUS or COLON.Environmental Monitoring: The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.Disabled Persons: Persons with physical or mental disabilities that affect or limit their activities of daily living and that may require special accommodations.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Air Microbiology: The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in the air. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.Sex Distribution: The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.VenezuelaQuality of Life: A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.ArgentinaFrail Elderly: Older adults or aged individuals who are lacking in general strength and are unusually susceptible to disease or to other infirmity.Mite Infestations: Infestations with arthropods of the subclass ACARI, superorder Acariformes.Community Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.Housekeeping: The care and management of property.Rural Health: The status of health in rural populations.Malaria: A protozoan disease caused in humans by four species of the PLASMODIUM genus: PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM; PLASMODIUM VIVAX; PLASMODIUM OVALE; and PLASMODIUM MALARIAE; and transmitted by the bite of an infected female mosquito of the genus ANOPHELES. Malaria is endemic in parts of Asia, Africa, Central and South America, Oceania, and certain Caribbean islands. It is characterized by extreme exhaustion associated with paroxysms of high FEVER; SWEATING; shaking CHILLS; and ANEMIA. Malaria in ANIMALS is caused by other species of plasmodia.Education, Medical, Graduate: Educational programs for medical graduates entering a specialty. They include formal specialty training as well as academic work in the clinical and basic medical sciences, and may lead to board certification or an advanced medical degree.Dementia: An acquired organic mental disorder with loss of intellectual abilities of sufficient severity to interfere with social or occupational functioning. The dysfunction is multifaceted and involves memory, behavior, personality, judgment, attention, spatial relations, language, abstract thought, and other executive functions. The intellectual decline is usually progressive, and initially spares the level of consciousness.Cockroaches: Insects of the order Dictyoptera comprising several families including Blaberidae, BLATTELLIDAE, Blattidae (containing the American cockroach PERIPLANETA americana), Cryptocercidae, and Polyphagidae.Polymerase Chain Reaction: In vitro method for producing large amounts of specific DNA or RNA fragments of defined length and sequence from small amounts of short oligonucleotide flanking sequences (primers). The essential steps include thermal denaturation of the double-stranded target molecules, annealing of the primers to their complementary sequences, and extension of the annealed primers by enzymatic synthesis with DNA polymerase. The reaction is efficient, specific, and extremely sensitive. Uses for the reaction include disease diagnosis, detection of difficult-to-isolate pathogens, mutation analysis, genetic testing, DNA sequencing, and analyzing evolutionary relationships.PaintCohort Studies: Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.Aging: The gradual irreversible changes in structure and function of an organism that occur as a result of the passage of time.
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... as well as the Shelter Plus Care Program are described below: Supportive Housing Program 1. Permanent Housing for Persons with ... 1) Permanent Housing for Persons with Disabilities (PH) is long-term housing for this population. It is community-based housing ... Persons With Disabilities To be eligible to participate in a Shelter Plus Care funded project, a person must be both homeless ... Homeless Person. A person sleeping in a place not meant for human habitation or in an emergency shelter. The programs covered ...
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  • On three separate occasions in May, someone anonymously dropped off more than three dozen sick and undernourished cats and kittens to animal shelters in Glenwood Springs, Aspen and Rifle. (aspentimes.com)
  • The sad news is that the number of rabbits being abandoned at animal shelters across the country is increasing rapidly.1 While their numbers are not yet in the millions, every life wasted marks a great loss. (rabbit.org)
  • Here's some more good news: By getting involved with the animal shelters in your area, you can make a difference. (rabbit.org)
  • In total, the plan to expand shelter services through 2018 would cost around $6.3 million. (q13fox.com)
  • On November 26, 2018 he was being treated of affection in his Right eye which caused him to have a surgery on December 18, 2018 in Denver, CO sufficient reason to use the Salvation Army Crossroad Shelter as a Bed-Client to his post treatment of two Months-Cataract Surgery Recovery process, after the surgery. (complaintsboard.com)
  • Matthew Flanagan, of Paradise, one of a large group of people displaced by the Camp Fire, is overcome by emotion in the vacant lot he and others now live near the Walmart in Chico, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. (mercurynews.com)
  • A sign asking people to relocate from the Walmart parking lot and the adjacent empty lot is posted near a message board where volunteers have offered assistants to those displaced by the Camp Fire in Chico, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. (mercurynews.com)
  • Part of a large group of people displaced by the Camp Fire live in a vacant lot near the Walmart in Chico, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. (mercurynews.com)
  • Debi Crane, of Stirling City, who is one of a large group of people displaced by the Camp Fire, closes the door to the U-Haul that she and her two sisters, along with dogs TJ and Iggy, now live at the Walmart parking lot in Chico, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. (mercurynews.com)
  • Tammy Mezera, 49, of Magalia , one of a large group of people displaced by the Camp Fire, sits with others in the vacant lot where she and others now live near the Walmart in Chico, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. (mercurynews.com)
  • Since the program began in July of 2016, more than 300 people have earned certificates. (rcinet.ca)
  • Stephanie Holcomb, who founded the group in October 2016, told Bored Panda that she came up with the idea to create the community because she kept seeing 'My House, Not My Cat' memes pop up all over the internet. (boredpanda.com)
  • After a distemper outbreak at the shelter in 2016, 99 dogs at the shelter were euthanized. (dispatch.com)
  • In the future, this investigation could help shape the development of policies and volunteer programs at dog shelters implemented specifically for veterans coping with PTSD. (kdvr.com)
  • "I can give [my] small house in the Moscow region to those suffering from the flood (to a mother with children or a grandmother with grandchildren) for 2-3 months as there is no central heating in the house," volunteer Svetlana Shevchenko posted on Facebook . (rt.com)
  • He gives back at every opportunity to those in need and is an active volunteer at Hospitality House. (theunion.com)
  • The first step is to find out about current volunteer positions available at the shelters in your area. (rabbit.org)
  • Most House Rabbit Society fosterers and educators volunteer their time at shelters, in addition to their volunteer duties for HRS. (rabbit.org)
  • Shelter volunteer Kim Agricola with a bloodhound that was rescued from atrocious conditions in Blackstone. (bostonherald.com)
  • We have the luxury of being able to count on our neighbors,' he said in a telephone interview, adding that more than 1,500 people have offered their services at the stadium. (cnn.com)
  • At least 1,500 people are currently working in Krymsk, first vice-governor of Kuban Jambulat Khautov told residents. (rt.com)
  • The ministry also reported Wednesday that 1,500 people were in urgent need of aid in Liugui, also in Kaohsiung County. (cnn.com)
  • It cost us about $1,500 per unit per month to house someone, but a hospital stay could be about $3,000 to $5,000 per night. (theatlantic.com)
  • Katz and Trotz developed 1,500 housing units in San Francisco. (theatlantic.com)
  • We are fewer than 200 people. (scholastic.com)
  • A consultant hired by the Franklin County commissioners to review operations at the county dog shelter has made a number of suggestions to help improve operations that revolve around one core philosophy: care for fewer dogs at any one time. (dispatch.com)
  • That doesn't mean helping fewer dogs overall, just better managing priorities and flow at the Franklin County Shelter & Adoption Center, said Sandra Newbury, director of the University of Wisconsin's Shelter Medicine Program and an assistant professor in its School of Veterinary Medicine, who authored a just-delivered 14-page report. (dispatch.com)
  • Having fewer dogs at any given time allows the shelter to move dogs through more quickly and more efficiently," Newbury said Friday. (dispatch.com)
  • They also tended, percentage-wise, to include fewer Black people than the overall homeless population, which is nearly 34% Black. (yahoo.com)
  • One council member shouldn't get out of providing housing because his or her district has fewer people living near a freeway - or more constituents pressuring them not to put up housing or shelter. (yahoo.com)
  • But there is no way in hell, after forcing family incomes to go down more than $2,000 dollars during the Bush years, that working people and the middle class should have to fork over one dime to underwrite the next yacht purchase. (flickr.com)
  • The lack of adequate and affordable rental housing stock to accommodate an increasing number of Syrian refugees has put a strain on the capacity of cities in Northern Jordan. (mit.edu)
  • This paper examines the post-implementation impact of the incremental housing model of the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)'s Urban Shelter Program for assisting refugees in urban settings. (mit.edu)
  • Conditions are worsening in the border town of Cox's Bazar where the influx has added to pressures on Rohingya camps already overwhelmed with 300,000 people from earlier waves of refugees. (com.pk)
  • Many families do not have a shelter over their heads and refugees have been fighting for food and water deliveries. (com.pk)
  • Still, nearly 14,000 people had been rescued since the typhoon made landfall over the weekend, according to the Interior Ministry. (cnn.com)
  • It also plans to build 14,000 shelters, which it hopes will be enough for 400,000 people. (com.pk)
  • In 2013, Vivos acquired the purchase rights to a large portion of the Atchison Storage Facility, a 2,700,000-square-foot (25 ha) former limestone mine in Atchison, Kansas, formerly owned by the US Army, and announced plans to convert it into "the world's largest private underground survivor shelter", housing 5,000 people. (wikipedia.org)
  • The refugee crisis has finally captured the world's attention, but IKEA has been helping people on the ground for years. (inhabitat.com)
  • A lot of people also affected at the world's busiest airport. (cnn.com)
  • The Secretary-General praised the commitment of these men and women to risk all to promote peace and provide assistance to some of the world's most vulnerable people. (un.org)
  • The report also recommended that the time any one person may stay at the shelter should not amount to more than a year cumulatively, but Delap said that condition is not being considered seriously by Christ Church officials. (washingtonpost.com)
  • People could stay at the shelter indefinitely, so some never made plans to leave. (rcinet.ca)
  • L.A. has more homeless than many little cities of America have people. (archinect.com)
  • Cases are grouped into four categories: squatters, relocation projects, upgrading projects, and transformation examples.Also included from Workshop are Environmental Reflections (Heber), selected parallels from Latin America (Vargas) and examples of incrementalizing existing housing program types. (mit.edu)
  • County officials said that no opposition to the shelter came to their attention during the planning and hearing process. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The church officials said they expect abused women and their children to use the shelter, as well as persons displaced by fire or economic setback and those who have traveled to Prince William looking for work. (washingtonpost.com)
  • As L.A. County embarks on a massive effort to house tens of thousands of homeless people over the next few years, officials are looking to the data for help. (scpr.org)
  • State officials might direct persons in some areas to shelter-in-place or to evacuate to a safer location. (mass.gov)
  • Results from these tests help public health officials identify and isolate people who are infected to minimize COVID-19 transmission. (cdc.gov)
  • PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Forestry officials say the wildfire in the Holly Shelter Gameland is now 20% contained. (wect.com)
  • Thursday, officials closed a shelter at Topsail Elementary School for victims of the fire that has been burning in Pender County for most of the week. (wect.com)
  • Officials had opened a shelter at Topsail Elementary Wednesday, but have since closed it because no one was going to it. (wect.com)
  • Officials will even put aside money for a down payment for a house. (courant.com)
  • With floodwaters rising, Houston officials told some schools to shelter children in place. (go.com)
  • Key allies of the governor defended the statewide shelter-in-place order that lifted local restrictions when it took effect Friday, a move that infuriated some coastal officials who had recently shut down the seashore to help limit the pandemic. (ajc.com)
  • The Ferry Project needs your support to raise £65,000 and ensure its night shelter in Wisbech can continue to help homeless people. (cambstimes.co.uk)
  • B.C. Premier John Horgan said at a Monday news briefing more information about the province's plans to help homeless people would be coming later in the week. (cbc.ca)
  • These funds will be used to supplement each DOL Cooperative Agreement effort with a HUD grant award, ranging from approximately $2-3 million per award, to support permanent housing for individuals who are "chronically homeless" served through the DOL Cooperative Agreement. (federalregister.gov)
  • Experts and advocates agree that the long-term solution is more housing, including permanent supportive housing for the chronically homeless who make up about 15 percent of Boulder's homeless population. (dailycamera.com)
  • Our Court Manager Service is an important and integral part of Housing & Care 21's approach to supporting our residents. (housingcare.org)
  • Always given care & attention from manager & Housing & Care 21 organise a lovely court. (housingcare.org)
  • We want people to know that if they will just call us, we will help them," said Leslie Rockey, director of CARE. (aspentimes.com)
  • He said it's not as important to find out who's dropping off the cats as it is to care for them, but it would be easier to care for them if the person stepped forward. (aspentimes.com)
  • She said to ease the burden on shelter operations, CARE might do a special offer on adoptions, providing pets at a discount and barn cats for free. (aspentimes.com)
  • Sachson said he doesn't know the exact total of veterinary bills the Aspen shelter racked up in mid-May as a result of health care for the sick kittens, but the tally easily ran past $1,000. (aspentimes.com)
  • If you or someone in your household would need notification or assistance with emergency sheltering-in-place, evacuating, or staying in a mass care shelter, let your EMD know. (mass.gov)
  • Any time a positive test result is identified, ensure that the individual is rapidly and appropriately notified, separated from others, provided appropriate medical care, and linked to appropriate alternative housing for isolation , as necessary. (cdc.gov)
  • They placed a value on me that I had never felt before … people truly care. (theunion.com)
  • The House Rabbit Society has a wide variety of hand-outs on rabbit care, available at our website (www. (rabbit.org)
  • Remember that the staff has many animals to care for and that change comes slowly, occurring as people see the rabbits in new ways as a result of your work with them. (rabbit.org)
  • As for medical care of the animals, the report recommended that the shelter use a new disinfectant to prevent the spread of disease, and that is already being done, Winstel said. (dispatch.com)
  • Medfield, MA, 09/17/14) Abused pets from the Blackstone House of Horrors are being care for at the Medfield Animal Shelter. (bostonherald.com)
  • Aimee, a Lynx Point Siamese, is in good care at the shelter. (bostonherald.com)
  • Barnes lives in Maryland, one of the dozens of states that expanded Medicaid to people with incomes at or below 138 percent of the poverty level as part of the Affordable Care Act. (theatlantic.com)
  • Some of that money will be spent taking care of homeless people like Barnes, who can be particularly expensive to treat. (theatlantic.com)
  • All I'm saying is, if I can take care of someone at a lower cost by providing them with housing, why wouldn't the federal government let me? (theatlantic.com)
  • I wondered why we spent $40,000, $60,000, $80,000 to care for someone due to illnesses they got because they were homeless when we could house them for less money," he said. (theatlantic.com)
  • and an extra-care sheltered housing scheme. (hsj.co.uk)
  • An expanding program aims to find housing for individuals with complex cases. (scpr.org)
  • The staff decided that if they really wanted to help people move on and find stability, the clients needed deadlines, structure, and more support. (rcinet.ca)
  • You can request an assessment to find out if you are eligible for supported housing. (haringey.gov.uk)
  • The ministry group decided last spring to find a permanent home for the shelter and settled on the former Capitol Convenience store on West Street. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Contact your local House Rabbit Society chapter to find out if you are the right person to provide a special home for a special rabbit. (rabbit.org)
  • He avoids taking any of his medications that could make him urinate frequently, since it's so hard to find somewhere to go to the bathroom, and people at homeless shelters often steal his needles and medication. (theatlantic.com)
  • In preparation for what could be an affordable housing building boom in Los Angeles, a group of philanthropists has doubled a key loan program for developers. (scpr.org)
  • An $8 billion federal program to build housing for the poor is so lacking oversight that virtually no one in government knows how it is working, a government auditor testified before Congress today. (kuow.org)
  • Within the first 30 days of the program, people have to complete four tasks: register with a statewide job search tool, apply for public assistance, apply for public housing, and get a tuberculosis test. (rcinet.ca)
  • People who didn't participate in the 30-60-90 program or other shelter programs were asked to leave the shelter once they hit their 30-day-per-year limit. (rcinet.ca)
  • Rodney said they don't have hard data about how successful the program has been because most people never come back to the Mission to give updates. (rcinet.ca)
  • As a result, the county made some changes in shelter practices, hired the Wisconsin program to perform this review, and created an advisory board - that includes animal advocates - to suggest ways to improve. (dispatch.com)
  • To get people off welfare, you need a lot of carrot and a little stick,' said Julie James, the social worker who will head the program. (courant.com)
  • The program represents a quiet but substantial change in federal housing regulations. (courant.com)
  • Financed by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the grant program is administeredby the city and state. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Emergency room visits, acute hospital stays were much shorter, there were just a ton of factors that went down," said Marc Trotz, who was the director of San Francisco's Housing and Urban Health program. (theatlantic.com)
  • Most tick bites occur during spring and summer because this is the time of year when most people take part in outdoor activities. (itv.com)
  • Chodos, who himself was asked to work unpaid timeat a part-time retail job as a teen, agreed that this often happens to vulnerable people. (timescolonist.com)
  • There is no way that a person will be allowed to keep coming back for that amount of time without us taking a very hard look at what is causing the return. (washingtonpost.com)
  • I've spent a good deal of time around homeless people from 1969 and on. (archinect.com)
  • The highly visible presence of homeless people who drink, smoke and sometimes fight has been a flashpoint for tensions in Boulder for a long time. (dailycamera.com)
  • Among the most important design features of this modular emergency shelter is the fact that it can be used for a longer period of time compared to currently used emergency shelters. (inhabitat.com)
  • d We are to be like men serving the Lord in His house and awaiting His arrival from a wedding feast, being faithful in His service at whatever time He comes and meanwhile making use of all our time for His benefit (12.35-40). (angelfire.com)
  • Greenwald, who was part of the team that first interviewed fugitive US whistleblower Edward Snowden in 2013, acknowledged the risks were greater this time given his physical proximity to the people he is accusing, but said he "would absolutely not ever leave Brazil. (yahoo.com)
  • The first time I saw The Last House on the Left , at an unspeakably young age, I felt like I had stared pure evil in the face for the first time (and this was long after I fell in love with Freddy Krueger). (shoutfactory.com)
  • Any persons interested in using the arena as a shelter needs to contact Emily Herring at 910-604-3378 ahead of time to inform of the arrival of animals. (wect.com)
  • The shelter has a physical capacity for 307 dogs and averages between 190 and 210 at any time. (dispatch.com)
  • The shelter previously was run by The Matthew 25:40 Ministry, whose co-founder Tammy Wheatley said it was time to step away because it was so time consuming. (dailyherald.com)
  • I was scheduled for a double shift - 8 AM to midnight - at Bartlett House, a homeless shelter, and figured that even if I could get the car there, I'd have to leave it behind when it was time to go home. (thesunmagazine.org)
  • But the thinking at the time was that homeless people were supposed to get their mental-health and substance-abuse issues under control, then they'd get public housing. (theatlantic.com)
  • The people who have been planning this takeover operation for a long time knew they had to bring populations to the point at which MINDS would no longer function. (fourwinds10.com)
  • In a proposal that she outlined to members of the press on Tuesday, Durkan said the city has looked for creative ways to leverage existing resources and space to provide shelter for as many people as possible. (q13fox.com)
  • She's also served as a news editor for the station and covered crime and public safety as a reporter, looking at the systems designed to help people who fall into poverty, social welfare, public mental health systems, or criminal justice system - and help many get back on their feet. (scpr.org)
  • First Prize in Graduate Student Paper Competition 'Reducing Urban Poverty Graduate Paper Competition' co-sponsored by Cities Alliance, IHC - Global Coalition for Inclusive Housing and Sustainable Cities, USAID, the Wilson Center, and the World Bank. (mit.edu)
  • ACOSS rejects Federal Government's latest attempt to cut incomes of people living in poverty. (acoss.org.au)
  • However, the statement also called on Shane Simpson, the minister of social development and poverty reduction, to outline a plan for more housing for homeless people. (cbc.ca)
  • A National Guard Armory in Sylmar could become a shelter for homeless women under a plan up for approval by the L.A. County Board of Supervisors Tuesday. (scpr.org)
  • We all see some of the worst imaginable conditions - people are living among rats, needles, human waste, and garbage. (q13fox.com)
  • Our ability to move people out of cars, off streets, and out of tents has been difficult," Durkan said during a closed-door briefing. (q13fox.com)
  • We really focused on what we can do short term to move more people off the streets to a safe place where they can get the support that they need. (q13fox.com)
  • T-shelters, as they are called, were intended to move people out of the camps while permanent housing was being built. (nytimes.com)
  • The houses are interconnected by rat lines -- holes carved out of the walls that are 40 centimeters wide and 100 centimeters high (about 15 inches wide by 39 inches high) -- and allow ISIS fighters to move undetected. (cnn.com)
  • Before the fighting broke out, little Hawra' along with her mother and two relatives used the rat lines to move through three buildings and return to their house to bake bread, wash and grab more clothes. (cnn.com)
  • And the more I can understand the way other people are living their lives, and not just how they move through their environments but the way they interpret what's going on. (coursera.org)
  • The occupants are encouraged to move to evacuation shelters and other living spaces for their longer-term health and safety. (mercurynews.com)
  • Furthermore, they shall be permitted to remain at their school of origin until the end of an academic year during which they move into permanent housing. (google.com)
  • While some defend the practice as an industry standard, others say it takes advantage of vulnerable people and falls on the wrong side of the law. (timescolonist.com)
  • The ministry has identified 478 spaces in hotels and community centres for vulnerable people to self-isolate and recover from COVID-19, it said. (cbc.ca)
  • Yet many people also see a desperate need for an expanded day shelter in Boulder, which would give homeless people a place to go that isn't the library or a park. (dailycamera.com)
  • Shelter is a place, form, or structure that protects life forms from weather or other adverse conditions, such as being eaten by predators. (nps.gov)
  • It makes a place available for life and plays a role in the amount of food, water, shelter, space, and competition available. (nps.gov)
  • Due to natural disasters and conflicts like the one currently taking place in Syria, a growing number of people are in need of smart emergency housing solutions. (inhabitat.com)
  • Look at this, over eight million people are dealing with flood watches, flood warning in place. (cnn.com)
  • 6) What are the rules under shelter-in-place? (bigthink.com)
  • The beaches were reopened by a shelter-in-place order enacted by Kemp after mounting pressure from health experts and politicians who worried a patchwork of restrictions, some severe and some loose, would fail to effectively contain a disease that's killed hundreds of Georgians and sickened thousands. (ajc.com)
  • She landed at the Fairbanks Rescue Mission, a sober facility that offered emergency housing, food, and showers. (rcinet.ca)
  • For a species to survive, its habitat must consist of five components: food, water, shelter, space, and a successful arrangement of those components. (nps.gov)
  • For example, different plants and animals have different needs for water (i.e., fish need a lot of it while lizards only need a little bit), food (i.e., some animals only eat certain plants), space (i.e., coyotes need more than mice), and shelter (i.e., most bats prefer caves and rock crevices while most birds and bats like trees). (nps.gov)
  • Talk about what every animal needs in its home: food, water, shelter, space, arranged in a way that works for them. (nps.gov)
  • food, water, shelter and space. (nps.gov)
  • Countless people leave dogs chained 24/7, some without food & water, some get tangled & die, many perish in the ice & snow, and blistering heat of summer. (change.org)
  • But growingnumbers of homeless seeking food and shelter soon strained church facilities. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Even now, he isn't allowed to bring food into the homeless shelters, so he doesn't often eat produce or healthy food, instead relying on the starchy, heavy food at soup kitchens. (theatlantic.com)
  • We'd kicked him out of the shelter a few months earlier when, after other residents had complained of a terrible smell coming from his bunk, we'd discovered several decomposing squirrel carcasses and a hunting knife tucked inside his rucksack. (thesunmagazine.org)
  • Hope 4 Youth already had a drop-in center in Anoka but just opened new transitional housing earlier this month. (nhl.com)
  • The bodies of three people aboard a helicopter that crashed Tuesday in the mountains of Pingtung County were recovered Wednesday, the National News Agency reported. (cnn.com)
  • Premier John Horgan said news about how the province will help support homeless people would be coming later this week. (cbc.ca)
  • It's locked, its private, it's safe, it's clean, and it's not in the image that most people have. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Two and a half years after the earthquake, despite billions of dollars in reconstruction aid, the most obvious, pressing need - safe, stable housing for all displaced people - remains unmet. (nytimes.com)
  • In fact, the city has said it will fulfill the settlement terms with everything from apartments to group shelters to "safe sleeping" sites - which means a sanctioned campground of tents. (yahoo.com)
  • For advocates, the answer is clear: safe shelter and a plan for permanent housing. (cbc.ca)
  • Homeless advocates say more safe housing is needed for homeless people during the COVID-19 pandemic. (cbc.ca)
  • The top priority, Hunka said, should be providing safe places for people to self-isolate, like hotel rooms and community centre space. (cbc.ca)
  • Grand Chief Stewart Phillip of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs called safe housing for Downtown Eastside residents a fundamental human right - at all times, not just during a crisis. (cbc.ca)
  • A WorkFORCE (Working for Freedom, Opportunity and Real Choice through Community Employment) action cooperative agreement sponsored by the Office of Disability Employment Policy, the Employment and Training Administration, and the Veterans Employment and Training Service of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), in combination with a permanent housing grant sponsored by the Office of Special Needs, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). (federalregister.gov)
  • Our study's findings have the potential to contribute physiological and psycho social evidence indicating that volunteering at a dog shelter can decrease stress and enhance quality-of-life indicators in reintegrating veterans with PTSD," said principal investigator Cheryl Krause-Parello, an associate professor at the CU College of Nursing. (kdvr.com)
  • This study may also give us some valuable insights regarding how shelter dogs themselves are impacted by being socialized with and exercised by veterans. (kdvr.com)
  • Veterans in the study will walk shelter dogs at Animal House Rescue and Grooming in Fort Collins in an eight-week intervention aimed at reducing stress levels and improving psychological outcomes. (kdvr.com)