Category: News

Parents Organizing for Welfare and Economic Rights

(POWER) has opened a Seattle site. The organization provides legal information and referrals to low-income parents regarding their rights to public benefits. The group holds weekly meetings at University Christian Church, 4759 15th Ave NE. For details, call (206) 455-9983.

VA Benefits Provided to Caregivers of Veterans

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is launching the first of a series of new and enhanced services supporting family caregivers of seriously ill and injured Veterans. In May 2010, President Obama signed the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services…

Nonprofit Launches Bedbug Detection Service

Pioneer Human Services, which operates more than 675 units of housing in King, Pierce, Spokane and Whatcom counties, has opened a bedbug detection service. The bedbugs are detected by specially trained dogs. Pioneer Pest Detection employs a canine and certified…