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Introducing myself and my journal: Mother of 5 and more

About Me:
Hi
I am a mother of 5 and more. More is the many others that I care for (or should I say manage) in our sober living environment . I provide a sober home to people struggling with addictions. My work extends to childrens home, shelters for abused women where I provide therapeutic services. I am excited to be joining this forum.

My Passions:
Giving back to communities.

My Challenges:
People that are not open-minded.

My Vision for the Future:
To create an overall community counselling and wellness centre.

My Areas of Expertise:
Counselling and play therapy

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LEPA's picture

Dear Sharmilah

Welcome to the World Pulse community! You are now part of a thriving network of grassroots women leaders and supporters from more than 190 countries. See the Getting Started Guide to learn more about networking in our community: http://www.worldpulse.com/pulsewire/about/guide

It is amazing that you're addressing such and important problem in communities- the problem of addiction, and violence against women and children. Recently, I have been interested in the mental health consequences of Domestic violence on women and children. It is a Salient problem amongst African Immigrants in Los Angeles and I hope more attention, and funding for program is available. I encourage you to share via your journal entries the lessons and challenges of your work.

I look forward to hearing your voice in the community!

Blessings,
Deborah.

Deborah Dauda, Artist. Educator. Activist.

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