Dominos Extra Dough 2019

The Value of Volunteering

Through volunteerism, we often find our purpose and create meaningful changes, not only for those who volunteer but also for the programs and services enhanced by the selfless service of volunteers. Last year the Points of Light Foundation reported that 20 million people were engaged in volunteer work throughout the United States. The value of […]

Colorectal Cancer Awareness

By Cris Hightower, RN-CCM, DDEAMC Hematology-Oncology Clinic March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness month. Colorectal Cancer continues to be the 3rd leading cause of cancer related deaths among both men and women.  Colorectal cancer is categorized by an uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells originating in the lower end of the digestive tract (colon and / […]

ScreamFree Marriage Review

by LeTonya Hudson, ACS Family Advocacy Program, Clerk Typist III “A ScreamFree Marriage Can Lead to a ScreamFilled Marriage!” That was the focus for the training and the date night portion of the event that was held on 26-27 October 2016.  In the Train-the-Trainer class, taught by ScreamFree Marriage facilitator Daron Dickens, he explained the […]

Breastfeeding Awareness Week

By: Ambili Alamery, LCSW ACS New Parent Support Program, Fort Gordon, GA On a warm summer evening in July, ten mothers and their infants gathered together with New Parent Support Program staff members and a local photographer, Angel Murphy, who generously donated her time and talent for this event (angelmurphyphotography.com) to celebrate an aspect of […]

Protecting Children from Abuse

There are few crimes as horrible as child abuse and neglect. A most powerful statement on child abuse is Oprah Winfrey: “If I could just change one thing, I would stop people from beating their kids.  Not just beating, but verbally abusing kids, neglecting kids.  You lose your childhood when you’ve been abused.  My heart […]

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