I attend Holy Names University and I am a freshman. Last week was my first time attending the Justice Cafe Session and I am delighted that I attended. What better topic to start out with than one of the major results of economic crisis. Our session had an overall good turnout; there was a big/nice size crowd, everyone participated, and listened to the information that was being given as well as others opinions,stories, and suggestions. For me it was a time for me to understand… Continue
Added by Debra Martin on September 24, 2010 at 12:36pm —
I worked on housing for people experiencing homelessness in Seattle. During this time low income housing appeared very sparse with long waiting lists at housing agencies. Another bariier was stigma by housing staff to rent to a person expericeing mental illness and homelessness.
Hopefully there will be more programs to enroll thouse experiencing homelessness into housing.
I wish those working on this issue luck.
Added by Kevin Gaffney on September 22, 2010 at 6:18pm —