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Stress, anxiety common among Pittsburgh’s newest refugees

By Diana Nelson Jones / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette May 15, 2016   Posters at the Squirrel Hill Health Center advertise childbirth classes in Nepalese, warn in Spanish about eating too much sugar and offer words of “welcome” in multiple languages. The center can call on translators who speak 120 tongues. With more than 500 immigrants settling […]

New Data Community Resource- Southwestern PA Community Profiles

The University of Pittsburgh Center for Social and Urban Research (UCSUR) in partnership with the Allegheny County Department of Human Services created a data tool to identify local needs, promote neighborhood investment and ultimately revitalize communities in the area.   The site contains community data at a county, neighborhood, zip code, census block, census tract, and […]