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Criteria for Single Parent Scholarship Fund

Criteria for Single Parent Scholarship Fund

UNDATED (KTHV) -- Life's not always a cake walk -- especially if you're a single parent. Getting ahead with your education can present even more of a challenge.

But there is help out there. Joining Dawn Scott with details is Ralph Nesson, executive director of the Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund.

Nesson talks about the applicant criteria, how to apply and more.

Craving companionship

Craving companionship

What does an older adult who lives alone want most for dinner? The answer may surprise you.

According to new research, an overwhelming majority of seniors say that having someone to share their meals with makes those times more satisfying for them.

Food Pantry report for July 2011

Food Pantry report for July 2011

Food Pantry activity for July 2011

    Households            233  (includes 33 new households)

    age 0-17                 347

    age 18-64               414

    age  65+                     4

 

    Total Served          765

 

    Homeless Feeding

    88 fed breakfast and noon meal, Sunday July 10th.

    11 responded to invitation for Salvation

The mission continues, even tho the weather is so uncomfortable. 

Corps concerned with rising number of deaths at its parks

Corps concerned with rising number of deaths at its parks

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - The U.S.

9-11 Memorial Ceremony to be held at State Capitol

9-11 Memorial Ceremony to be held at State Capitol

9-11 MEMORIAL CEREMONY

ARKANSAS STATE CAPITOL, Little Rock, September 11, 2011

The Procession will begin at 13:00 hrs  (Procession Group will meet at 12:00 hrs at front of Central Fire Station 624 Chester St). Ceremony at Capitol will be at 14:00 hrs and conclude at 15:00 hrs.

To R.S.V.P. call 501-851-1337 x200 or email gglenn@maumelle.org.

DHS launches new agency website

 DHS launches new agency website

In an effort to make services, programs and initiatives easier to access and understand, the Arkansas Department of Human Services has created a new website for the agency.

Once on the new site, users will find maps and directions to county offices, information about dozens of programs, a portal to apply online for public assistance, additional resources and much more.

The new site, http://humanservices.arkansas.gov, launches Monday. People visiting the old site http://www.arkansas.gov/dhs will be redirected to the new page.

Monthly feeding report for June 2011

Monthly feeding report for June 2011
Food Pantry activity for June 2011    Households  220  (includes 25 new households), Children 317, Adults 383, Seniors 4, Total Served  704.      Homeless Feeding - Sunday June 12     85 fed breakfast and noon meal.     12 responded to invitation for Salvation   In Your Hands Ministries, Inc is on the job.  We are having increased numbers almost every week.  The Tuesday Pantry operation is really growing and in need of more supplies of