The Institute on Aging’s Friendship Line: A crisis hotline for people aged 60 years and older, and adults living in disabilities. Call 800-971-0016 Note: The Institute on Aging offers a gamut of therapy options, and sessions begin at $50. Call 415-750-4111 for more information. … [Read more...] about Coping with pandemic: How to draw your mental health road map in the Bay Area
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“People are in a state of grief, whether it’s a loss of someone you know, or loss of life as we have known it before,” said Belinda Hernandez Arriaga, a social worker and founder of ALAS (Ayudando Latinos A Soñar), which supports farmworker and low-income Peninsula families. “You’re grieving the loss of being able to be with loved ones, to have events, to have celebrations. It’s this unified feeling of loss. We might not even know what we’re grieving, but it’s important to acknowledge it.” … [Read more...] about It’s been six months since the Bay Area sheltered in place: What have we learned?
According to exit polls in 2016, Trump won 28 percent of the Latino vote — a surprise to some since it was a slightly better showing than 2012 GOP nominee Mitt RomneyWillard (Mitt) Mitt RomneyThe spectre of pension failures haunts this election The Memo: Five reasons why Trump could upset the odds Will anyone from the left realize why Trump won — again? MORE, who hewed to a more centrist position on immigration. … [Read more...] about The Memo: Five reasons why Trump could upset the odds
Cox worked to tie Valadao to President Trump, especially on health care, which is a major issue in one of the poorest congressional districts in California. While in Congress, Valadao voted with Republicans in a string of unsuccessful efforts to overturn former President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act. … [Read more...] about Ties to Trump are an issue in rare competitive California House race
About half the states in the country should remain closed until May 25 or later, according to the model. The reopening dates are based on an assumption that states will have aggressive testing, contact tracing, isolation and limits on the size of gatherings to prevent another wave of the virus. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus spread ‘under the radar’ in US major cities since January, researchers say