So stop tossing it around like the program is a pastime or a toy. Seriously! I get that picking on the poor (who are the least likely to vote) is super easy. No one wants to be them and it scares us so we despise them. Sometimes we feel that we are successful only because weContinue reading “CALWORKS is not a political football”
reducing services, staff and possibly beds because there are not enough funds to keep them going. The state funds have been reduced, Federal Stimulus finding is going away, but the need for the services remain the same or greater. So where can the money come from. Ultimately the funding comes from you – sometimes inContinue reading “Domesitc Violence Shelters are hurting”
Some days I don’t know how to motivate clients who have no plan to leave poverty and are too scared to try.