Background information & coverage is voluminous in the media in San Jose & reported here & on our other Facebook posts regarding this breakthrough approach to proving the value of Housing First models to end chronic homelessness!
We believe this will work in Savannah & seek to engage any & all players, constituents & the community at large, faith & non-faithed, to come to the table as Mayor Jackson has suggested in her comments to the Savannah Downtown Neighborhood Association meeting recently!
We just posted on Facebook & decided to enhance with a blog post too this:
Mayor’s support critical for using vouchers for pilot for chronic homelessness! Asking Mayor Edna Jackson for Mayor of Savannah via Van Johnson, Alderman Van Johnson, Mary Ellen Sprague, Tony Thomas, Tony Thomas, Savannah’s Alderman, Estella Edwards Shabazz, John Hall, Carol Bell, Carolyn Bell for support in discussing approaches for a pilot to prove the viability of Housing First the way 100K Homes Campaign works.
- Housing Models for Savannah’s Homeless: 2010 Update on Family & Kids Homeless Stats in USA, Did FL or GA Change rankings? (homelessnessinsavannah.wordpress.com)
- Follow-up & More on Supporting “Housing First” Models to End Chronic Homelessness in Savannah, GA: Question for All Political Campaigns in Savannah, GA, 2011 Elections (homelessnessinsavannah.wordpress.com)
- Follow-ups in Savannah on: ’60 Minutes’ story on homeless children in Florida spurs $1 million in donations | Poynter. (homelessnessinsavannah.wordpress.com)
- Once again, We appreciate the coverage but… : Savannah families face homelessness | savannahnow.com (homelessnessinsavannah.wordpress.com)
- When is Savannah’s “major victory” like this coming?: In Santa Clara County, a new funding model for counties ending homelessness | 100,000 Homes (homelessnessinsavannah.wordpress.com)
- Why Everybody is Obsessed with Housing First: A Primer (homelessnessinsavannah.wordpress.com)
- Why not here in Savannah we MUST ask?: New Project Aims to Provide Permanent Housing for Homeless – Scoop San Diego: Local News: homelessness, socioeconomics, social issues, homelessness in the united states, (homelessnessinsavannah.wordpress.com)
- Homelessness Revealed – our collection of thought provoking images launched on Pinterest (homelessnessinsavannah.wordpress.com)
- More collaboration needed Mrs Mayor: Seized shirts, sheets will help Savannah’s needy | savannahnow.com (homelessnessinsavannah.wordpress.com)