WOODLAND AWARDED $15.8 MILLION IN CALIFORNIA HOMEKEY FUNDING

WOODLAND AWARDED $15.8 MILLION IN CALIFORNIA HOMEKEY FUNDING

City officials and local stakeholders tour a facility along Pioneer Avenue in Woodland that stores future supportive housing units in February. The units will be part of the city’s East Beamer Way Campus project that will help address homelessness...

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YOLO COUNTY CONDUCTS 2022 HOMELESS POINT IN TIME COUNT

YOLO COUNTY CONDUCTS 2022 HOMELESS POINT IN TIME COUNT

By ROBYN DOBSON | [email protected] PUBLISHED: March 7, 2022 at 1:30 p.m. | UPDATED: March 7, 2022 at 1:31 p.m. Yolo County conducted its first sheltered and unsheltered Point in Time Count since 2019 after a surge of COVID-19 delayed the 2021 count. The Point in Time...

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NEWSOM PROPOSES TO FORCE SOME HOMELESS PEOPLE INTO TREATMENT

NEWSOM PROPOSES TO FORCE SOME HOMELESS PEOPLE INTO TREATMENT

By DON THOMPSON and JANIE HAR | PUBLISHED: March 3, 2022 at 10:16 a.m. | UPDATED: March 3, 2022 at 11:24 a.m.   SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s governor proposed a plan on Thursday to force homeless people with severe mental health and addiction disorders into treatment. The proposal by...

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YOLO COUNTY LOOKING TO EXPAND MENTAL HEALTH, SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER SERVICES

YOLO COUNTY LOOKING TO EXPAND MENTAL HEALTH, SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER SERVICES

By ROBYN DOBSON | [email protected] | February 2, 2022 at 2:52 p.m.   Yolo County is working to acquire and renovate properties after obtaining two rounds of funding from a Community Services Infrastructure grant to be used as a diversionary housing project and as a residential...

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COULD BETTING ON SPORTS GAMES HELP SOLVE CALIFORNIA’S HOMELESSNESS CRISIS?

COULD BETTING ON SPORTS GAMES HELP SOLVE CALIFORNIA’S HOMELESSNESS CRISIS?

California voters could decide this November By MARISA KENDALL | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: January 31, 2022 at 8:45 a.m. | UPDATED: January 31, 2022 at 11:24 a.m.   California voters could make it legal to wager on sports games this year while also taking a big...

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EAST BEAMER WAY HOMELESS SHELTER GETS MORE FUNDING FOR EXPANSION

EAST BEAMER WAY HOMELESS SHELTER GETS MORE FUNDING FOR EXPANSION

By GERARDO ZAVALA | [email protected] | January 6, 2022 at 4:30 a.m. The East Beamer Way campus project that started in 2020 to offer a range of housing and services for people experiencing homelessness will receive additional funds to address new costs relating to...

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WOODLAND CITY COUNCIL OKs NEXT STEPS FOR HOUSING PROJECT

WOODLAND CITY COUNCIL OKs NEXT STEPS FOR HOUSING PROJECT

By SARAH DOWLING | [email protected] | Woodland Daily Democrat November 6, 2021 at 3:26 a.m.   An effort to bring dozens of permanent supportive housing units to the growing East Beamer Way campus took another step forward this week. The move came during Tuesday’s Woodland City Council...

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HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HOMELESSNESS IN YOLO COUNTY

HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HOMELESSNESS IN YOLO COUNTY

It’s estimated that there are 29.4 Yolo County residents who are dealing with homelessness for every 10,000 residents countywide. In Woodland, that number is higher — 39.4 homeless residents for every 10,000, according to the most recent count, which was...

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FOURTH & HOPE’S ED, DOUG ZECK, JOINS PANEL FOR THE YOLO COVID-19 COMMUNITY NEED SERIES

FOURTH & HOPE’S ED, DOUG ZECK, JOINS PANEL FOR THE YOLO COVID-19 COMMUNITY NEED SERIES

By WOODLAND DAILY DEMOCRAT | PUBLISHED: February 19, 2021 at 1:35 p.m. | UPDATED: February 20, 2021 at 11:37 a.m.   In response to the current coronavirus pandemic crisis, the Yolo Community Foundation is preparing to host a five-week series of discussions focused on major community needs. The...

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TEAM EFFORTS STOP THE SPREAD OF COVID-19

TEAM EFFORTS STOP THE SPREAD OF COVID-19

Fourth and Hope's adult emergency shelter recently experienced a COVID outbreak in February. After notifying Yolo County Public Health, the first round of testing was done including the immediate implementation of additional health and safety measures. After the second...

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