May 2019 CVHPC Public Meeting Minutes

May 8, 2019 CVHPC Public Meeting Minutes No guest speaker was scheduled for the May 2019 CVHPC Public Meeting. Fifteen local service and support agencies introduced themselves and shared their current and planned activities for the summer. A linked PDF version of the public meeting minutes is below. The documents contain the information presented by…

April 2019 CVHPC Public Meeting Minutes

April 10, 2019CVHPC Public Meeting Minutes Speakers Eric Sanchez, CEO/Director of ADAAC Discussion was held on How Can We Help You? How Can You Help Us? The new facility, Journey to Recovery, is scheduled to open by the end of May 2019. They have raised $6 million, and need more funds. Eric is working on…

March 2019 Public Meeting Minutes

The Concho Valley Homeless Planning Coalition had its monthly public meeting on March 13, 2019, at the City Hall East Mezzanine downtown. Our next meeting is on April 10, 2019, at 9:00 AM. Highlights from the meeting include: Guest speaker Chief Frank Cater talked about the “homeless issue from a police officer’s perspective.” Did you…

Sleep and Homelessness

Sleep and Homelessness A good sleep environment requires darkness and quiet. Both are hard to come by when you’re staying in a homeless shelter or sleeping on the street surrounded by varied noise from cars, building noises, and other people. Sleep is an overlooked issue for homeless people. There are resources, albeit insufficient, for food, shelter, and…