Today I had a new staff member join my team. It will be their job to work inside of a hospital emergency room and talk to clients who come in who are homeless, specifically those who are homeless with mental health or substance use issues. While the same person has worked gently with Medical systems […]Read More New Eyes, Welcome to Hell
Training for my new job started last Monday and i have been waking up at 4:30 am each day to get ready, prepare and drop off Darla and then drive for an hour to Norwalk where my training is. I understand how hard it is to train and smile at the same faces 8 hours […]Read More I am unable to sleep – I am haunted by the words of my trainer.
Well… the actual work doesn’t suck. Meeting with people and exploring solutions and stuff…yes, STUFF is my technical term here:I can do that. Monday at lunch time a Co-worker left his badge on the desk and walked out the door never to be seen or heard from again. *poof* Tomorrow is Ani’s last day because […]Read More Work sucks
I don’t just do case management. I sometimes get to train. Sometimes my newly hired staff are certain that I am a idiot. Today , a lady let me know how little I knew.Read More My day at work
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Not all women are poor, but most of the world’s poor are women. Most of the poor in Los Angeles are women. When you think about Welfare, admit it, your brain says “Welfare Mom”, not Welfare Dad, or Welfare Family. When I am handed a stack of cases (and lately I could build cities with […]Read More Poverty = Women’s Issue
Every thing you wanted to know about GAIN and how you already have work required for WelfareRead More Work for Welfare
California In California, the Fair Market Rent (FMR) for a two-bedroom apartment is $1,327. In order to afford this level of rent and utilities, without paying more than 30% of income on housing, a household must earn $4,423 monthly or $53,079 annually. Assuming a 40-hour work week, 52 weeks per year, this level of income […]Read More Housing Wage – how much you need to earn to live in California
@DFSworldwide – this is the Twitter name for an agency actually named Dress for Success. Pretty cool! This is their web site address: www.dressforsuccess.org . Dress for Success Worldwide – West 1680 N. Vine Street Suite 900 Los Angeles, CA 90028 Phone: 323.461.1021 firstname.lastname@example.org “Dress for Success Worldwide – West is now open! Our mission is to promote the economic independence […]Read More Dress for Success . org
I want clothes, soap, etc to make it easier for someone to look nice for a job interview.Read More Can I steal your stuff?