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The Buzz Neighbors in Need: Working together to make Rochester great! Join Sandy Waters each week as she explores the many non-profit agencies, small groups and individuals who are dedicated to making a difference righ there in Rochester.

The Buzz Neighbors in Need: Working together to make Rochester great! Join Sandy Waters each week as she explores the many non-profit agencies, small groups and individuals who are dedicated to making a difference righ there in Rochester.
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The Buzz Neighbors in Need: Working together to make Rochester great! Join Sandy Waters each week as she explores the many non-profit agencies, small groups and individuals who are dedicated to making a difference righ there in Rochester.

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How to talk to your kids about the everyday stresses of life

6/21/2018
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Today we talk to the great people at Hillside Family of Agencies about the many services they provide including their outpatient program. https://www.hillside.com/

Duration:00:14:37

JUUL, Vaping, E Cigarettes Oh My! (The real dangers)

6/14/2018
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Electronic cigarettes, e-cigs, vape pens, JUUL and ENDS (electronic nicotine delivery systems) are interchangeable names for the same or similar products which appear in many forms. These products have become increasingly popular among teens and young adults. According to the Surgeon General, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Center for Disease Control and others respected national and statewide organizations, these products are not safe and may pose a serious risk to short and long...

Duration:00:15:27

Problem Gambling is the "Silent Addiction" You Might Not Even Know a Loved One is Struggling with

6/7/2018
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Problem Gambling has a solution…YOU! Gambling may be just a game – but for some it’s much more. It’s an addiction. Because there are no physical signs of a problem it is often referred to as the “hidden addiction.” Problem gambling habits can lead to financial difficulties, substance abuse, depression, and anxiety. One in five compulsive gamblers has even attempted suicide. For more information: https://ncadd-ra.org/programs-services/problem-gambling-prevention-program

Duration:00:14:14

June 21 is The Longest Day for the Alzheimer's Association

5/31/2018
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The Longest Day is all about love. Love for all those affected by Alzheimer's disease. On the summer solstice, team up with the Alzheimer’s Association and select any activity you love — or an activity loved by those affected — to help end Alzheimer’s. Together, we will raise funds and awareness for care and support while advancing research toward the first survivor of Alzheimer’s. http://act.alz.org/site/TR?fr_id=10935&pg=informational&sid=24695

Duration:00:14:46

Life changing reasons why you should be an organ donor

5/24/2018
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When someone in need receives an organ, not only is their wait over, their new life can begin. Organ donors can save up to eight people, and impact countless more. Join the organ donor registry http://passlifeon.org/

Duration:00:15:12

It could happen to any teen. When you find out YOUR kid is experimenting with Opioids

5/18/2018
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NCADD-RA provides both research-based and evidence-based substance abuse and problem gambling prevention services to a diverse population through education, support, resources, advocacy and referral. Staff work to positively influence the social norms which perpetuate the use and abuse of alcohol and other drugs, and problem gambling. NCADD-RA staff provide community education and awareness presentations on a variety of addiction-related topics tailored to requesting school or community...

Duration:00:15:18

If you have debt You are not alone. Consumer Credit Counseling of Rochester can help

5/10/2018
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This week Sandy Waters sits down with Lynette Baker from Consumer Credit Counseling of Rochester. CCCS of Rochester is a not-for-profit organization focused on the financial wellness of families and individuals. Their certified professionals provide confidential counseling, educational services and other solutions enabling our clients to achieve financial peace of mind. https://www.cccsofrochester.org/

Duration:00:15:08

Suicide: The Ripple Effect

5/3/2018
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Delphi offers prevention services through counseling and education, recovery through treatment services, and support through care services. They empower people in the Rochester/Finger Lakes area to make informed decisions about their health. https://www.delphidrug.org/ #Hopehelpsheal “Suicide: The Ripple Effect” is a feature length documentary film focusing on the devastating effects of suicide and the tremendous positive ripple effects of advocacy, inspiration and hope that are helping...

Duration:00:14:54

gotballZ Empowerment & Purpose Jewelry

4/25/2018
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This week I had the pleasure of sitting down with Shari Hall Smith and learning more about her inspirational story. I may blush when I say the name BUT I do wear my bracelet proudly Shari's story from https://gotballz.org/ Over the 25 years I have navigated cancer I was determined to go beyond surviving to thriving. The first time I was diagnosed with breast cancer at age 36, just engaged to be married. My doctor’s advice of surgery, 6 months of chemotherapy followed by 5 years of...

Duration:00:15:27

Start a new rewarding career in the field of Criminal Justice

4/19/2018
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We talk to Dr Rich Martin and Dr Frank Colaprete about the Criminal Justice program at Keuka college. The program is designed to fit your needs and lifestyle. https://www.keuka.edu/

Duration:00:15:12

Football pro and America's Got Talent star coming to Rochester to support Bivona Child Advocacy Center

4/13/2018
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Bivona’s Child Abuse Summit April 26 & 27 with Featuring keynote breakfast speaker, Jon Dorenbos, who is a former Eagles player and also known for his magic on America’s Got Talent. He is a survivor of childhood violence – his father murdered his mother – and he will be sharing his story with 800+ guests at the Summit For more info and for tickets: http://www.bivonacac.org/bivona-summit/

Duration:00:15:26

Understanding emotional health and wellness with Delphi

4/5/2018
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Delphi offers prevention services through counseling and education, recovery through treatment services, and support through care services. They empower people in the Rochester/Finger Lakes area to make informed decisions about their health. https://www.delphidrug.org/ #Hopehelpsheal “Suicide: The Ripple Effect” is a feature length documentary film focusing on the devastating effects of suicide and the tremendous positive ripple effects of advocacy, inspiration and hope that are helping...

Duration:00:15:32

We're looking for a way to help a local neighbor Dawn Do you have any ideas?

3/29/2018
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Dawn suffers from ulcerative colitis among other medical issues that requires her to undergo several surgeries. While there are a lot of expenses she and her husband need to pay for, the real need is for a more accessible shower to be installed in her house. We're looking for a contractor who can help the family or anyone else who can help alleviate some stress from the family. If you think you can help please reach out to Sandy Waters sandy@rochesterbuzz.com

Duration:00:15:15

It's time again for the annual BCCR Pink Ribbon Walk & Run!

3/23/2018
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It's time again for the annual Pink Ribbon Walk and Run! Kick start Mother's Day (May 13th) walking for a cause at Genesee Valley Park. More details and to register: https://www.bccr.org/pink-ribbon-walk-run

Duration:00:14:48

Find out about the Eastern Service Workers Association

3/15/2018
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Eastern Service Workers Association (ESWA) is an all-volunteer, membership association built by and for service workers and others unrecognized by national labor laws who work but don't receive a living wage

Duration:00:15:17

Join the #JustServe Movement

2/16/2018
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At JustServe, they believe that nothing should get in the way of organizations and volunteers coming together to do good things for the community, so they help make this happen for free. https://www.justserve.org/

Duration:00:13:51

Hidden Gem in Western NY- Glenn Curtiss Museum

2/13/2018
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Looking for a fun family adventure? Don't miss Wintercycle Therapy at the Glenn Curtiss Museum February 24th and 25th. It will be a weekend filled with classic and vintage motorcycles from more than 100 years of motorcycle history, along with vendors, raffles and food. It's an easy drive down Rt. 390 to motorcycle heaven! Spend a day surrounded by legendary aircraft, vintage autos, speedboats and history. Look for the huge airplane parked along Rt. 54, just south of Hammondsport. See where...

Duration:00:15:53

Have you heard of Arctic Gear? "A Purchase with a Purpose"

2/2/2018
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To order your Arctic Gear and support The ARC of Seneca Cayuga https://www.arcticgear.org

Duration:00:12:39