In The News

 

Portland Might Have Found a Site for It's Next Homeless Camp. The Problem? It's Contaminated (June 8, 2016) (The Portland Mercury)
Educating the Growing Population of Homeless Children (June 7, 2016) (Nonprofit Quarterly)
Letter: An Encounter with the Homeless (January 14, 2016) (Corvallis Gazette-Times)
Ways to Help the Homeless (January 12, 2016) (Seattle Weekly)
Lawmaker Proposing $300 Million for the Homeless (January 12, 2016) (King5.com)
Funding Committed for Homeless Plan (January 12, 2016) (Portland Tribune)
Salem Confirms Joint Homeless Initiative Role (January 12, 2016) (Statesman Journal)
Can Cottages Cure Homelessness? Dallas Project to Offer Answers (November 30, 2015) (The Dallas Morning News)

 

Oregon Department of Education- Oregon Schools See Record Number of Homeless Students Despite Improvements in Economy (October 1,2015)

 

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Who Counts as Homeless Depends on How You Ask (January 31, 2015) (america.aljazeera.com)
Our Homeless Crisis (January 17, 2015) (Oregonlive.com)

Study: More Homeless Children Now Than Any Point in U.S. History (November 17, 2014) (CommonDreams.org)

 

 

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OCHH

P.O. Box 439, Silverton, OR 97381

971-283-0983

Email: ochh@ochh.org
 

OCHH Board of Directors

 

Karolle Hughes, MBA

Independent Nonprofit Consultant

Chair

 

Ann Craig

Executive Director, Jackson Street

Youth Services

Secretary

 

Greg Kornspan

Community Member & Homeless Advocate

Treasurer

 

Ross Banister

Chaplain to the Marginalized,

Housing Transitions Action Group Douglas County (HTAG)

Board member

 

Juliana Marez

MV Liaison & Indian Education Coordinator

Board Member

 

Wayne Ellsworth

Outreach Coordinator

South River Community Health Center

Board Member

 

Chelse Bender

Executive Director

Salvation Army Female Emergency Shelter

Board Member

 

Additional Conference Planning Committee Members

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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