I have an unwavering passion to collaborate and form partnerships with like minds who want to ensure that at-risk youth reach their potential.

Ray of Hope

Dedicated to my brother Roy Norma Nicholson, with Cheryl Antao-Xavier   Ten years old and my hunger burned For food and love denied. A small glass of watery powder milk And two ounces of cheese Nourishment received not at home But in school.  ...

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Factors Affecting Drug Action

No two people are alike, and no drug will affect every human body in exactly the same way Some of the factors affecting drug action are: Age Size Sex Genetic inheritance Physical/emotional condition   Age Standard dosages are based on the amount of a drug that...

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Minority Children in the CAS

Did you read the reports in the Toronto Star during mid December 2014? There are far more minority children in the care of the CAS than any other group. Now why is this happening… a great GAP exists due to divers cultural factors. Many of these have already been...

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Helping your teens’ success

As a parent or guardian, do you hesitate to have difficult conversations with your teens? Is it because you are not sure what to say to have them participate in the discussion? Here are some tips that will help you to have respectful and balanced discussions with...

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