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An Open Letter to Savannah’s Faith, Business, City & Neighborhood Communities: Are we ready to frame chronic homelessness as a public health issue?


You see, from Nashville’s recent Registry Week (see more at their How’s Nashville campaign website) we have seen how being real about the vulnerability to life surveys can show & help make us focus on the actual public health aspects … Continue reading

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Are we ready for a “O Homeless Night” mobile outreach to the homeless on the streets of Savannah, 12/21/10?


Homeless Memorial Day – 12/21/10 Salvation Army – Homeless Memorial Observance – 6pm, Salvation Army, Bee Rd Followed by a “O Homeless Night” Mobile Outreach Service to the homeless living on the streets.         We are currently … Continue reading

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Will we add another name to the homeless fallen list for this years Homeless Memorial Day? Or The Pain in the Recovery / Relapse Cycle of Alcoholism (or drug addictions)


The Pain in the Recovery / Relapse Cycle of Alcoholism (or drug addictions) Last night in Savannah (12/10/10) after I had attended a gala work potluck luncheon I felt all good inside about the opportunities that were created at that … Continue reading

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“No Wrong Door for Help”:Union Mission starting new counseling program for Savannah’s homeless | savannahnow.com


Union Mission starting new counseling program for Savannah’s homeless Center to help homeless behavioral health problems This is a much needed program – we see the effects of addictions & mental health issues all the time in the homeless community … Continue reading

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