Category Archives: Victim Support

New York Mayor de Blasio’s ‘Gerry Adams Day’ declaration leaves IRA victims outraged

Family members of those killed by IRA violence have asked Bill de Blasio, mayor of NYC, to meet with them after he organized a St. Patrick’s Day event that declared the day “Gerry Adams Day,” reports Victoria Leonard in the Belfast Telegraph. De Blasio gave Adams a proclamation to that effect on St. Patrick’s Day. Colin Worton, […]

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How to survive Valentine’s Day grief

Our friends at Stephy’s Place (many of whom are September 11th family members) shared this article from Chris Raymond at verywell.com about coping with grief on Valentine’s Day.

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Bill inspired by Boston Marathon bombing survivors would give terror victims access to military treatment

The Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downes Act may soon become law, reports Shira Schoenberg for MassLive.com. The act would permit victims of terrorist attacks to have access to medical treatment in military hospitals, which have more experience with injuries such as traumatic amputations. At present, civilians can only receive care at military facilities with permission from the […]

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