If you really want to be depressed, read on….. These are the nine major causes of homelessness. The next picture are the 10 areas of adverse childhood experiences with those nine causes of homelessness overlaid into those boxes so you can see how they connect. I’m not telling you to feel sorry for anybody who’sContinue reading “ACEs and the causes of Homelessness”
It is unfortunate when you have an unpleasant body smell. Sometimes they can be avoided, but sometimes they are results of lifestyle choices or financial situations. Smokers: breath mints in the inside and Fabreeze on the outside (or stop smoking). Urine leaks : while baby wipes may seem to be the logical answer, a betterContinue reading
Look like a grown up, act like a grown up, and keep your chonies covered!
“He put a gun in the baby’s mouth. I drove to North Hollywood Police but they say the don’t do nothing and I can’t keep him out of my home. It my home. I live here by myself and take care of the babies. He no live here!” Hi. Welcome to my Wednesday.
The hard part of working with homeless families came at 4 :50 today. My computer still warm, keys freshly pulled from cabinet locks , I was mentally out the door when my name blurted from the overhead speakers. A woman and her 2 small children Had walked into the lobby with their world in aContinue reading “If I Had a Magic Wand”
Don’t be lazy , because other people will match your effort. You can not manage your life with phone calls. Show up. It is so easy to pass the buck and blame someone else if you only make calls. No matter what you need , a sweater ordered from another store location , a donationContinue reading “Follow Up In Person”
Bad Parenting = I will have to report you and that in uncomfortable for everyone.
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