Category Archives: Blog

17 Jul
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THE LIFEFORCE DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE PRESENTED BY EUNICE BEEKS-GREEN

The Rockford Housing Authority is proud to support and present the Lifeforce Development Institute’s Job/Career Readiness Skills-based training to both RHA Clients and Residents. Today we Interview with RHA’s Resident Support Specialist, Eunice Beeks-Green. The LDI Curriculum addresses the foundational ...

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17 Jul
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ANNASTARSHSA BOLES LDI GRADUATE

Annastarsha Boles is a 2019 LDI graduate. With her past jobs being in factories, she felt like she had to enroll in LDI. Boles talks about how this program bettered her life and helped her become more successful, saying she ...

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16 Jul
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THE LIFEFORCE DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE PRESENTED BY CARANDUS BROWN

The Rockford Housing Authority is proud to support and present the Lifeforce Development Institute’s Job/Career Readiness Skills-based training to both RHA Clients and Residents. Today we Interview with RHA’s ROSS Program Case Manager, Carandus Brown. The LDI Curriculum addresses the ...

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15 Jul
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THE LIFEFORCE DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE PRESENTED BY MARCUS HILL

The Rockford Housing Authority is proud to support and present the Lifeforce Development Institute’s Job/Career Readiness Skills-based training to both RHA Clients and Residents. Today we Interview with RHA’s Resident Services Manager, Marcus Hill. The LDI Curriculum addresses the foundational ...

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14 Jul
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THE LIFEFORCE DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE PRESENTED BY ODESSA WALKER

  The Rockford Housing Authority is proud to support and present the Lifeforce Development Institute’s Job/Career Readiness Skills-based training to both RHA Clients and Residents. Today we Interview with RHA’s Director of Human Services, Odessa Walker. The LDI Curriculum addresses ...

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27 Jan
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The Family Peace Center

On January 23rd, 2020, Beth Edge, a domestic violence survivor, spoke of The Family Peace Center, where individuals living with domestic violence can take their children and themselves to a safe place. Edge was joined by the mayor of Rockford, ...

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24 Jan
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The Poverty Connection

“THE POVERTY CONNECTION” JANUARY 2020 IS NATIONAL POVERTY AWARENESS MONTH “National Poverty Awareness Month represents an opportunity to connect people to the 40+ million Americans living in poverty and the 18 million living in persistent poverty.” UNDERSTANDING POVERTY AS A ...

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28 Oct
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National Bullying Prevention Month

In 2006, PACER The National Bullying Prevention Center designated October as National Bullying Prevention Month. Throughout the month of October, everyone is encouraged to join the nationwide conversation on bullying prevention and support. Bullying as defined by Illinois anti-bullying laws ...

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14 May
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The Maker Movement 2019

Maker Movement Manifesto “Making is fundamental to what it means to be human. We must make, create, and express ourselves to feel whole. There is something unique about making physical things. Things we make are like little pieces of us ...

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10 May
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Mental Health Awareness Month

The month of May is National Mental Health Awareness Month since 1949. Mental Illness is defined as a condition that affects a person’s thinking, feeling, or mood. 1 in 5 American adults experiences some form of mental Illness in any ...

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