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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EAST BEAMER STREET HOUSING OPENING TO HOMELESS: New Year’s move-in scheduled for Woodland facility

EAST BEAMER STREET HOUSING OPENING TO HOMELESS: New Year’s move-in scheduled for Woodland facility

By JIM SMITH | [email protected] | Woodland Daily Democrat December 23, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.   If all goes well, then the first of dozens of Woodland’s homeless residents will be moving into the new East Beamer Street shelter during coming weeks, making for a belated...

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WOODLAND MAYOR CALLS FOR SUPPORT OF YOLO DA’S HOMELESS PLAN: 5-point plan could become statewide model

WOODLAND MAYOR CALLS FOR SUPPORT OF YOLO DA’S HOMELESS PLAN: 5-point plan could become statewide model

By WOODLAND DAILY DEMOCRAT | December 18, 2020 at 1:27 a.m.   On the same night that Woodland’s City Council was ratifying the mechanics of a new homeless shelter, Mayor Rich Lansburgh also called for consideration of a “five-point plan” to end homelessness promoted...

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WOODLAND’S HOMELESS HOUSING PROJECT TO OPEN BY YEAR-END

WOODLAND’S HOMELESS HOUSING PROJECT TO OPEN BY YEAR-END

By JIM SMITH | [email protected] | Woodland Daily Democrat PUBLISHED: December 16, 2020 at 12:06 p.m. | UPDATED: December 16, 2020 at 3:31 p.m.   The housing is in place as is a mobile kitchen, restrooms and laundry. Now, all that’s needed is power and furnishing for a one-stop...

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YOLO COUNTY DA JEFF REISIG UNVEILS PLAN TO REDUCE HOMELESSNESS

YOLO COUNTY DA JEFF REISIG UNVEILS PLAN TO REDUCE HOMELESSNESS

By WOODLAND DAILY DEMOCRAT | November 25, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.   Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig has proposed plan to reduce homelessness, which his office called “an exploding humanitarian crisis affecting almost every community in California.” “Too many people suffering from severe mental...

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WOODLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT LEADS COMMUNITY CONVERSATION ON HOMELESSNESS

WOODLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT LEADS COMMUNITY CONVERSATION ON HOMELESSNESS

By CARLOS GUERRERO | [email protected] | PUBLISHED: November 11, 2020 at 11:42 a.m. | UPDATED: November 11, 2020 at 11:46 a.m.   The Woodland Police Department continued its Community Safety Conversations featuring Police Chief Derrek Kaff, where he, alongside a panel, listened and answered questions from viewers about homelessness. Held...

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