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calendarCOVID Know More Virtual Town Hall w/ NAACP
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by NAACP
Online event...
Event Date: Thu, 09 Dec 2021 17:00:00 GMT
Posted: Mon, 06 Dec 2021 16:06:28 GMT
textSolving Homelessness with Rental Vouchers by Jenna J Bettencourt
Temporary efforts to alleviate homelessness are not doing enough. We must shift our focus towards permanent solutions....
Posted: Mon, 06 Dec 2021 12:52:36 GMT
documentThe Housing First Approach Sonoma County
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by Cutino, Cepedes, Bettencourt, Berlin, Acevedo
The purpose of the study is to emphasize the importance of the basic human right to shelter by posing the following question: What are the practical measures and associated costs to a Housing First Approach to reduce homelessness in Sonoma County? This research study is evaluating the challenges and contributing factors to Sonoma County’s growing population of 2,500 people in need of housing and support services....
Posted: Sun, 05 Dec 2021 23:01:57 GMT
textThe Effects of COVID-19 on the Mental Health of Intergenerational Families by Erica Phelps, et al.
Due to the unexpected deadly virus that has inhabited our daily lives, the rise in worry, stress, and anxiety has taken control over many people’s lives. Our interest in this topic led to our exploration on the impacts of stress and mental health, along with the access to mental health resources, financial changes, and the overall methods of coping with self-isolation throughout the pandemic. Our study is to examine how COVID-19 has affected the mental health and stress of those around us....
Posted: Sun, 05 Dec 2021 17:26:42 GMT
textThe Effects of COVID-19 on the Mental Health of Intergenerational Families by Abbie King, Valerie León-Echeverria, Alejandr
Due to the unexpected deadly virus that has inhabited our daily lives, the rise in worry, stress, and anxiety has taken control over many people’s lives. Our interest in this topic led to our exploration on the impacts of stress and mental health, along with the access to mental health resources, financial changes, and the overall methods of coping with self-isolation throughout the pandemic. Our study is to examine how COVID-19 has affected the mental health and stress of those around us....
Posted: Sun, 05 Dec 2021 13:32:36 GMT
documentHomelessness and Policy in Sonoma County
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by Toupin et al.
Due to the ongoing crisis of homelessness in Sonoma County, this study aims to examine underlying causes, resources, and solutions that have been implemented to remedy this problem. Particularly, this study examines what are the main causes and proposed solutions and policy that can address the crisis effectively. It is desired to understand what policies are needed to address the homeless crisis in Sonoma County. Students from Sonoma State university undergo qualitative research methods and ...
Posted: Sat, 04 Dec 2021 17:34:03 GMT
textOmicron—Spawn from the Political Economy of Death by Nayvin Gordon, M.D.
Public Health Science Key to End Covid-19 Catastrophe...
Posted: Sat, 04 Dec 2021 15:29:29 GMT
imagePeople's Assembly at Nancy Pelosi's House
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by Leon Kunstenaar
Vegan dinner and a message to Nancy Pelosi...
Posted: Fri, 03 Dec 2021 21:46:04 GMT
textThe Power of Kindness against Homelessness Bias by Joselyn Saavedra
Public education about homelessness is a key to avoiding stigma and discrimination and alleviating pressure against them....
Posted: Fri, 03 Dec 2021 09:08:17 GMT
imageWatsonville Community Hospital nurses to hold press conference to demand hospital remain open
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by California Nurses Association
Nurses who work at Watsonville Community Hospital will hold a press conference on Friday, Dec. 3, to demand that the hospital remain open, announced California Nurses Association/National Nurses United (CNA/NNU) today. The event is being held in response to a recent letter from the hospital to employees citing plans to sell the facility as part of a Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization process....
Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 22:54:44 GMT
calendarBook Talk: “The Auntie Sewing Squad Guide To Mask Making, Radical Care, Social Justice”
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by Oakland Asian Cultural Center
388 9th Street #290, Oakland, CA 94607...
Event Date: Sat, 29 Jan 2022 15:00:00 GMT
Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:45:31 GMT
imagePajaro Survival Encampment To Be Dispersed December 13th
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by Robert Norse
A week ago after a 45-minute hearing, Federal Magistrate Susan van Keulen ordered the long-standing encampments at the Pajaro River dispersed by December 13th. She ordered no accommodations beyond temporary motel vouchers and transportation for 25 of an estimated 25 to 200 residents....
Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 10:18:47 GMT
videoStrike for Choice in Palo Alto--We Don't Talk to Police (video/quicktime 18.7MB) by Vigil for Democracy
Whole Foods Palo Alto called the police on peaceful pro-choice protestors the afternoon of Dec 1. The action was led by Raging Grannies Action League, who model how to interact with police. “We have no leader.” “We don’t talk to police.” Video is 58 secs....
Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 07:39:57 GMT
videoStrike for Choice! (video/quicktime 154.6MB) by Cynthia Papermaster
CODEPINK "Lady Liberties" rallied for freedom of choice at AT&T stores in Oakland and San Francisco while the Supreme Court prepares to overturn Roe v. Wade. Videos are 1 min. 24 secs. and 1min. 26 secs....
Posted: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 21:16:26 GMT
calendarMemorial - Remembering our unhoused friends and family who died on our streets this year
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by Santa Cruz Food Not Bombs
300 Front St, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2021 17:00:00 GMT
Posted: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 11:35:59 GMT
textBattling the Issue of Homelessness in Sonoma County by Shaila
This discusses what exactly needs to happen in order to ensure better success when housing the homeless in Sonoma County....
Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 22:25:38 GMT
calendarStrike for Choice! by Cynthia Papermaster
AT&T Flagship Store, One Powell St. @ Market, San Francisco...
Event Date: Wed, 01 Dec 2021 12:00:00 GMT
Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 09:53:22 GMT
textCovid-19 outcomes by Alejandra Martinez
The outcomes of Covid -19...
Posted: Mon, 29 Nov 2021 19:51:04 GMT
textMental Health Awareness During the Pandemic by Risty Ogbat
Mental health awareness has become a serious topic during the pandemic as cases of mental illnesses have risen. Due to this discovery, mental health resources should become more advertised and known to the public for people to get the help they need during this global crisis....
Posted: Mon, 29 Nov 2021 18:53:40 GMT
textVaccine Or No Vaccine by Mirta Munoz Garcia
The constant debate on the COVID-19 vaccine has made for a difficult choice in many households, whether it is wanting to protect the elderly or for one's well being....
Posted: Mon, 29 Nov 2021 17:58:19 GMT