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May 29, 2015

Rotary helps kids with special needs

The Syracuse Rotary Foundation donates $1,500 to the East Area Family YMCA to help kids with special needs SYRACUSE, N.Y. –The Syracuse Rotary Foundation has donated $1,500 to the East Area Family YMCA in support of Y Kids Inc., an inclusion program for kids with special needs. All kids deserve the oppo ...more

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May 06, 2014

Join the fight against heroin Wednesday

“FIGHTING HEROIN,” a Community Conversation, to be held May 7 at the East Area Family YMCAHeroin use is spiking. Our neighbors - adults and teens of all backgrounds - are becoming addicted to prescription painkillers, and then turning to heroin to ease the pain of withdrawal.At the Y, we’re dedicated to strengthening com ...more

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April 29, 2014

Help end Child Sexual Abuse in CNY

Local collaboration, co-led by the Y, challenges all adults in CNY to learn how to prevent child sexual abuseApril 29, 2014 One in 10 children in Central New York will become a victim of sexual abuse before they turn 18. It’s a shocking statistic that holds true regardless of the child’s race, neighborho ...more

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