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Mapping the Way: UK student’s class project now a resource for young mothers in need

An online interactive map was developed by UK senior Laura Greenfield for Step By Step, a mentoring ministry for young single mothers ages 14 to 24. The geospatial technology pinpoints where young moms can find abuse counseling and support; emergency shelters; clothing resources; education institutions; childcare; and more services around Lexington. Along with the locations, it provides information...

Mapping the Way: UK student's class project now a resource for young mothers in need

An online interactive map was developed by UK senior Laura Greenfield for Step By Step, a mentoring ministry for young single mothers ages 14 to 24. The geospatial technology pinpoints where young moms can find abuse counseling and support; emergency shelters; clothing resources; education institutions; childcare; and more services around Lexington. Along with the locations, it provides information...