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Government / Politics

Local homelessness falls 19%, according to census report

Homeless population falls to 527 from the 651 reported in 2015

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Health

Warming shelter needs seasonal employees

County Health and Human Services department is looking to hire between five and seven part-time workers

Enrique Arreola and Jim Rydingsword updated supervisors on homeless situation.

Homeless services center moving closer to opening

HHSA reports to the Board of Supervisors on the homeless situation in the county

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Nonprofits

Warming Shelter extended through April 15

An average of 28 guests each day are staying at the warming shelter, which can house a maximum of 40 homeless individuals

Supervisor Botelho asked why building cannot house homeless.

Nonprofits

Official tells supes: proposed homeless shelter site good, building ‘has some challenges’

In the interim, winter shelter and other organizations bring hope to the homeless