Amy Jo Knows

She has a bachelor’s degree and works two jobs. Even though she earns more than the minimum wage she’s still always dancing on the edge of actual poverty. The poverty line does not reflect the cost of living in actual poverty. You can listen or choose to read her moving speech. Watch it here

Assessing Homelessness

In order to connect folks to the services they need – we need to know who they are, what is going on and what they want. I have been thinking about vulnerability . There are 4 basic catagories of vulnerability. Meeting someone and getting to know them and can be a multistep process. The assessmentContinue reading “Assessing Homelessness”

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