911 Emergency: We know all too well how you feel and the concerns you have when calling the police. The people you are calling for help. At times it turns out they are not there to truly help at all. As a matter of fact our community feel we need protection from the police. Our community would like to police our own community just like the Chineses, Jews, Indians, and anyone else. Unfortunately, when we do organize such organizations somehow outsiders destroy our efforts. We recommend that you use your own discretion when making that call.
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National Suicide Prevention Lifeline -
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Why does it seem like every time a Black Man goes to the doctor's office, they always seem to find something wrong? Even when there may not be anything wrong at all.
The medical profession, it’s a public health crisis in the making: While African-Americans make up 12 percent of the U.S. population, only about 6 percent of doctors are black. And evidence shows that patients feel better about the quality of their health care when their doctors look like them.
What some have overcome is startling...
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CELEBRATING The National Black Nurses Association
The National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) was organized in 1971 under the leadership of Dr. Lauranne Sams, former Dean and Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama.
The NBNA serves as the voice for Black Nurses and diverse populations ensuring equal access to professional development, promoting educational opportunities and improving health. Learn more: The National Black Nurses Association