Solving Homelessness Together

Homeless Coalition Meeting Notes for October

Thursday, October 19th Meeting Notes:



ANNOUNCEMENTS:

  • New Street Beats are available and are Yellow this quarter. 
  • There is still a funding opportunity for a New Permanent Supportive Housing project that helps people experiencing homelessness with a disability in the 2012 Continuum of Care application.   If you are interested in applying or know someone who is, please contact: Liz@homelessresourcenetwork.org
  • HMIS Training is available November 7th and 21st @ 2pm at the Homeless Resource Network. Please contact: Jon@homelessresourcenetwork.org if you will be coming or are interested in  using an HMIS system. 
  • The 6th Annual Banquet on the Bridge will be November 4th on the Dillingham St. bridge, from 12-3. For more info visit: www.comejointhefeast.org
  • Homeless Resource Network needs VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) volunteers this year to help assist people in filing their taxes.
  • Katie Byers with St. Anne Community Outreach is putting together a comprehensive list of Christmas "Give out programs" for this year. If you would like a copy of this list or have your organization added to this list, please email: outreach@stannecsg.com for more info.
  • A part time cook is still needed for the Salvation Army. Call (706) 327-0275 for more info.

PROGRAM:
Adult Drug Court

216 10th Street
Columbus, GA. 31901 

Phone:  706-653-4463


Drug Court is a program that helps non-violent, but repeat drug offenders get to a better place in life.   This is done through a complete system of accountability, training, counseling, and other types of recovery and prevention. If you have any other questions please call:  706-653-4463

Next meeting:
Thursday, November 15th, 4:00pm 

Hosted by: Muskogee County Library

Location: Homeless Resource Network
2221 2nd Ave

Columbus, GA 31901 (click for google map)

Shalom
 
Jon Magee – HMIS System Administrator
Homeless Resource Network
2221 Second Avenue, PO Box 811
Columbus, GA 31902
706-571-3399
706-571-0707 (fax)

jon@homelessresourcenetwork.org