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How Vision Galveston is Responding to Covid-19

By Carly Sessions / April 16, 2020 / Comments Off on How Vision Galveston is Responding to Covid-19

As part of our series on how our clients are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, we sat down with Keath Jacoby, Executive Director of Vision Galveston, to learn how our friends on the coast are adapting to the changes. Vision Galveston is a nonprofit to help Galveston plan for a better, more resilient future. They…

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Catholic Charities Responds to COVID-19 in Houston

By Carly Sessions / April 7, 2020 / Comments Off on Catholic Charities Responds to COVID-19 in Houston

Throughout the “stay home – work safe” order in Harris County, we have been checking in with our clients to understand more about how they are responding to the public health crisis. Many of our clients are on the frontline of the social safety net, and provide essential services to people in need. Last week…

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How Houston’s Behavioral Health Collaborative is Adapting to a COVID-19 World

By Carly Sessions / March 25, 2020 / Comments Off on How Houston’s Behavioral Health Collaborative is Adapting to a COVID-19 World

Everyone has a moment where the COVID-19 public health crisis became real for them. I am pregnant, so even the idea of drinking coffee or eating sushi is a health question in my mind. So it was real right away. But as I thought about how this crisis affects me and my family, I also…

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Using Data to Rethink Homelessness

By Carly Sessions / February 11, 2020 / Comments Off on Using Data to Rethink Homelessness

It takes a lot of guts to take a good thing, and try to make it better. Back in 2017, El Paso was already on the right track to ending homelessness. They had a nearly complete list of everyone experiencing homelessness in the community. They had partners in the community who reported information, but it…

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