Education

    Please check back regularly for updated events.
     

     

    Monthly Consortium meeting

    December 14, 2016
    9:00 AM to 11:30 AM

    Citrus Valley Medical Center
    1115 S Sunset Ave
    West Covina, CA 91790

    Get The Latest News About the Consortium and the County's Homeless Initiative

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    Asian Coalition Meeting
    featuring: San Gabriel City Council Member Jason Pu - Friday, Dec 16, 2016 from 1-3:30pm at the LACDMH Arcadia Mental Health Center; Please RSVP at http://asiancoalitionjasonpu.eventbrite.com/

     

     Advocacy 


    Holiday Resource Fair!  Everything is Free and Everyone Is Welcome!! 

    Bienvenidos Family Preservation Program and Prevention and Aftercare Program are pleased to announce our Holiday Resource Fair!

    When: Friday Dec 16 From 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

    Where: 258 W. Badillo Street, Covina, CA. 91723.

    If you would like to be a vendor ,(it's free), Please complete the registration form and fax back to Theresa Barajas or Cassie Lee @ (626) 543-1750. Please feel free to contact us @ (626) 430-9114, if you have any questions or concerns.


     Winter 2016-2017 Shelters

    The Winter Shelter begins Dec. 1 through March 1, 2017. 

    To enlarge flyer please click here : http://sgvc.org/images/ESGVCH_WS_Flyer_2016-2017.jpg

    To learn more about ESGVCH click link : http://sgvc.org/images/Article_for__Business_Newsletter.doc


    Huge thanks to everyone who helped make our 2015 SGVC Summit a success!

    Pictures and speaker presentation materials will be posted this week on this link as they come in to us.

     


    LAHSA is looking for your input: http://priorities.lacounty.gov/homeless-initiative-documents-community-input/


     

    LA Times article 

    Kudos to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. This is terrific news! 


     

    Meet the outsider who accidentally solved chronic homelessness

    "Tsemberis unfurled a model so simple children could grasp it, so cost-effective fiscal hawks loved it, so socially progressive liberals praised it"...and the results, in city after city, are amazing. read >  


     How Housing Vouchers Can Help Address California’s Rental Crisis

     Click here to read data (specific to California) released 9/30/15 by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities re: California’s rental housing crisis and the importance of federal rental vouchers


    Perspective on DOJ statement re: criminalizing homelessness

    "Homelessness never left town because somebody gave it a ticket..the only way to end homelessness is to make sure everybody has access to affordable, decent housing...criminal citations also compound the problem of homelessness, making it harder for people to qualify for jobs or housing in the future"  read >


     

     Bill 2135

    Assembly Bill 2135

    Signed into law last year, this bill has strengthened priorities for affordable housing on public surplus land. read >

     

     

     

     

     

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