Shelter House: A History

  After Potomac's President, Joe Appelbaum, met Shelter House Executive Director & CEO Joe Meyer on ELR last April, we offered some support.  Q Carleton compiled the history of Shelter House. Learn more about Shelter House here. Compiled by Q Carleton, Potomac Companies, Inc.   From death came life: following the death of a homeless man in Bailey’s Crossroads in... Read More

February Health Observance: Go Red for Women

1 in 3 women die of heart disease and stroke each year. So we encourage you to join movement to end heart disease and stroke in women because it’s not just a man’s disease. Here’s what it means to Go Red: G: GET YOUR NUMBERS Ask your doctor to check your blood pressure and cholesterol. O: OWN YOUR LIFESTYLE Stop... Read More

January Health Observance: National Birth Defects Prevention Month

Birth Defects are Common, Costly, and Critical Birth defects are common Every 4 1/2 minutes, a baby is born with a birth defect in the United States. Birth defects affect 1 in every 33 babies born in the United States each year. That translates into about 120,000 babies. Birth defects are costly Each year, total hospital costs for U.S. children... Read More