So Many Things….

Monday, 24 March 2008 by

Just Busy!   Here is the latest.  All teams are running on overdrive, getting it done.  On the medical side we have the concepts and responsibilities documented and are beginning the recruiting of the doctors.  The Pharmacy Counter will be donating all the medications and Mercy Health Partners is donating their Health Van each Saturday. 1Works

Critical Mass!

Monday, 17 March 2008 by

1Matters Saturday Morning Meeting We have now maxed out the meeting space at Cherry Street and are checking for larger space.  CSM might have a  larger room available, so stay tuned.   Jobs!  I often say the fastest way out of poverty is a good job! (Which isn’t really true, winning the lottery would be faster), but you

All New!

Thursday, 13 March 2008 by

The New HMIS As I have pointed out many times, we are great at making plans, and not great at follow up.  I went back through my files and found this.  In 1999-2000 we had another strategic planning group (The Collaborative) that created the HMIS.  Below are the details of what we intended HMIS to be, taken

Next Notch…

Monday, 03 March 2008 by

Truth! Last week there were three different overtures for me to smoke a peace pipe. My answer is the same.  As soon as “they” start caring about and serving the actual homeless, in good conscience I can’t.  Not one person has said I was wrong about any of this, in fact, it has been the opposite. 


Monday, 03 March 2008 by

Yes.  $8 a week?  Every time you hit a pothole today think of next year with half the pot hole crews.  Think of firefighters not being in YOUR neighborhood due to station closings and needing to come from the OTHER side of town to save your home and family. Think of police stations closed, 1/2 the