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Access to Prenatal Care in Rockbridge County: A Community-Based Research Project
This paper, which will function as my Women’s and Gender Studies capstone, results from a semester-long look into the issues of prenatal and maternal health care services for women and infants residing in Rockbridge County, ...
Exploring Obesity In Rockbridge County
Obesity as an illness is misunderstood. The common misconception is that obesity is an individual’s problem and that obesity stems only from irresponsible nutrition. Evidence reveals that the reality of obesity as a disease ...
Rockbridge Area Credit Study 2010 A broad assessment of financial issues facing low-income individuals in Rockbridge County and recommendations for new policies and practices
This study seeks to identify the most significant financial issues facing low-income individuals in Rockbridge County and to suggest solutions that can be implemented to solve the problems identified. We have compiled data ...
Microfinance in the Rockbridge Area? An Exploration of Microfinance’s Potential to Fight Poverty in the Washington and Lee
Whether or not microfinance could efficiently help the poor of the Rockbridge Area is a complex question that begins with the poor. My paper explores the facet of poor citizens from the perspective of laborers. Not all the ...
Affordable Housing in the Rockbridge Area (Rockbridge County, Lexington City, Buena Vista City)
The Rockbridge Area faces a great change in its culture and heritage if it does not address the quantity of available workforce housing. It has made strives with Threshold and the Buck Hill Community Project. As it moves ...