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Disability Employment Summit 

The American Assoc. of People with Disabilities, Allegheny Conf. on Community Dev. & Allegheny County are hosting the 2014 Disability Employment Summit on Oct. 14. Individuals, corporations, agencies, advocates, friends & family are welcome -- register today.

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Mental Illness Awareness week 

October 5 – 11 is Mental Illness Awareness Week. Worried about yourself or a loved one? To take an anonymous, online mental health screening please visit.

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Life Sharing Awareness Month 

Pennsylvania has declared October to be Life Sharing Through Family Living Awareness Month. Lifesharing is living with and sharing life experiences with supportive persons who form a caring household. For more information, please visit.

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Use Your Words Campaign 

Talking to your baby is one of the best and easiest things you can do to nurture development: It helps your baby learn and grow. For more information about our new “Use Your Words” campaign Click Here 

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Senior Companion Program  

Provide assistance to older adults, to help them to stay living in their homes longer. Find out how.

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DHS on Social Media 

Stay connected with DHS on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Vimeo.

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Protect yourself from the flu 

The Health Department will open its influenza vaccination clinic at 3441 Forbes Avenue, Oakland, on Monday, September 15. For more information, click here.



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DHS in the News

County Promotes Child Development Through 'Use Your Words' Campaign
Pittsburgh WESA News Station, September 29, 2014 

Parents should practice baby talking, not baby talk
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, September 29, 2014 

Get Marty: Blind Man Looks To Access Bus Drivers For Help
CBS Pittsburgh, September 22, 2014 


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