Tag Archives: Homelessness

Operation 60

We are pleased to feature a blog post from one of our Housing 1000 partners and leader of the Care Coordination Project, EHC LifeBuilders CEO Jenny Niklaus. Jenny discusses what the 100 day challenge means for EHC LifeBuilders AND for … Continue reading

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The Next 100 Days

The Next 100 Days… Housing 1000 has already had great successes – most notably are the 409 formerly chronically homeless men and women who’ve moved into permanent housing since the start of our campaign.  But we can always do better. … Continue reading

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Interview with Dr. Marcella Maguire, Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health

Housing 1000 had the chance to interview Dr. Marcella Maguire from the 100K Homes Campaign calendar recently.  Dr. Marcella Maguire, is Director of Homeless Services for the Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health.  You can also view the full calendar with twelve months of amazing … Continue reading

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Housing 1000 July Newsletter!

Housing 1000 July 2012 Newsletter CHECK OUT OUR NEW VIDEO! Year One Update It’s hard to believe Housing 1000 is a year old this month. Twelve months ago, we didn’t even know this was possible. But your support this year … Continue reading

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Interview with Shelly Barbieri, Housing 1000 Care Coordination Project Manager with EHC Lifebuilders

“Last week we housed a 77-year-old man,” says Shelly. “He’d been homeless for 40 years.” It’s all in a day’s work for Shelly Barbieri of EHC Lifebuilders—she does intake, referrals, and periodic life-saving detective work. As the Housing 1000 Care Coordination … Continue reading

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Interview with Lorena Collins, Senior Program Director of South Bay Mental Health and Men’s Services with InnVision the Way Home

Lorena Collins is the Senior Program Director of South Bay Mental Health and Men’s Services with InnVision the Way Home. But before that, she spent 20 years as a case manager—so she knows what it means to be there every … Continue reading

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Interview with Miriam Rivera, Intensive Case Manager with New Directions

Miriam Rivera is an intensive case manager with New Directions who is working with Housing 1000 clients. That means she advocates for some of the sickest, most chronically homeless men and women in the county. This week we spoke with … Continue reading

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