Compassion Fatigue

For many people, the term “compassion fatigue” is an unfamiliar one, although it is now a concern in many occupations.  It seems to have first appeared in the 1980s and was primarily used for people in the caretaking professions such as doctors, nurs...

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S.O.S. Help Desk Celebrates Two Years and 1,100 Diversions

No Kill Pima County (NKPC) started a shelter diversion service, the S.O.S. Help Desk, in collaboration with Pima County Animal Care Center (PACC), on May 17, 2014. Without a penny in our fund we set up shop at the door of the County shelter. Our serv...

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