by Don Garza I saw two videos in the past month in which the people speaking made a distinction between homeless people : we call them the deserving poor and the non deserving poor. Many people suffer with illnesses that can not be seen . Not only mental illness , but physical illness and they […]Read More Deserving Poor vs Non Deserving Poor
Feral? Pc’s Todd Spitzer called some of his citizens feralRead More Let’s take a walk Todd
Grab on to that urge to give. Dont let it slip away. Please leave a comment with a place that you know of where people can donate money, food, items, clothing, or their time. These places can be at local disaster sites like Texas and Tennessee during Hurricane Harvey or local nonprofits. The reason you’re […]Read More Donating After Disaster
Who I Read / Meet / Tweet / Follow to Learn More on Homelessness in General United States Interagency Council on Homelessness National Alliance to End Homelessness: FAQs. New York Homelessness http://www.coalitionforthehomeless.org/?gclid=COeCmK_D08UCFUuTfgod4DEATA The neighborhood of Silverlake in Los Angeles http://silverlakenc.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/homeless_flyer_bilingual.pdf has a community council that is on the ball The Good Rev Andy Bales of Union Rescue Mission. […]Read More Who I Read / Meet / Tweet / Follow to Learn More on Homelessness in General | Homeless in LA ©
Why doesn’t LAHSA see the @URM is how the community is stepping up to help homeless children? Or are my donations and volunteer time not a community effort? ♥ read more :http://blog.fulldisclosure.net/2011/07/county-of-los-angeles-versus-union.html#comment-form By the way: people in need still have the right to choose where they will have those needs filled. No one is forcing them […]Read More URM vs LAHSA
are fascinating. Much thought and planning has gone into serving the population who uses the shelters and the areas that host them. I am giving you the link to the handbook : it is 54 pages, but here are some highlights: ———————————————————————– Important Fact #1 – what is provided: Sink, toilet, shower, cot and a clean […]Read More The LAHSA Winter Shelter Guidelines
@urm @BandB_CBS #fb How You can help the Homeless too!Read More After You Had a Chance to View, Are You Bold and Beautiful Too?
@urm Every day I sit with women who have made one or two bad choices, or hit a rough patch and have decided to give up. God bless Paris Hilton. She is the best object lesson and role model I can discuss with clients. They don’t all read Nietzsche, know who Mother Teresa was, or […]Read More @ParisHilton is a Role Model? Well, Yes! #fb
Look for Linda Harris as story goes to The Union Rescue Mission Oct 28 + 29 @BandB_CBS #fb @urm,Read More As seen on TV: CBS’s The Bold and the Beautiful
SKID ROW ASSESSMENT TEAM Leavey Center 522 South San Pedro St. Los Angeles, CA 90013 (213) 486-4995 Monday thru Friday 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM If you have minor children and want to apply for CalWORKs or are on CalWORKs and need help with shelter, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services […]Read More Have a Child and on Skid Row?