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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Posts Tagged ‘UMOM New Day Centers’

Families Giving Back: Help local homeless families

Since opening its doors in 1964, UMOM New Day Centers has been dedicated to helping homeless families in Phoenix. This year, UMOM acquired Tumbleweed, a nonprofit that helps homeless youth, and the organization continues to work to prevent and end homelessness with innovative strategies and housing solutions. “Our ultimate goal is to be a leader […]

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Helping women “Dress for Success”

What to wear, what to wear? Imagine asking yourself that question when you know there’s nothing in the closet that works for a job interview. For women trying to get back on their feet, having clothes for that first interview can make all the difference. The New Life Center in the West Valley has opened […]

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Domestic violence resources in Arizona

IF YOU ARE IN A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SITUATION: Call the Domestic Violence Centralized Screening line at 480-890-3039. A New Leaf Mesa • 480-969-4024 Shelter services, crisis intervention, basic needs assistance, case management, counseling, court advocacy, educational classes. Located in Mesa. Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence Phoenix • 602-279-2900 or 800-782-6400 Links to comprehensive safety, advocacy, […]

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MICHELLE RAY – Finding the keys to gratitude

Michelle Ray

Nursing student and single mom Michelle Ray talks about the diabetes diagnosis that threw her life off track until her daughter Uriel, 4, was born, the challenges of managing chronic disease while homeless and finding a way out with help from UMOM New Day Centers. You were diagnosed with juvenile diabetes at age 12. What […]

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A celebration at Phoenix Children's Hospital

As we approached the table where pediatrician and newly minted author Randy Christensen, M.D. was autographing copies of his book, we joked about being his “groupies.” The book-signing event in the airy, natural light-filled lobby at the new patient tower at Phoenix Children’s Hospital was the second event in the past three weeks that multimedia […]

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