General Coalition Meeting: New Homeless Task Force

Tuesday, February 16th from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

A community partnership in Northwest Florida is being formed to better streamline services to homeless individuals and families with the ultimate goal of offering essential resources for all citizens in our two-county area. The Homeless Reduction Task Force of NWF will increase public safety and strengthen the Northwest Florida community by reducing the number of individuals and families experiencing homelessness. This Task Force will be co-chaired by John Johnson, executive director of Opening Doors Northwest Florida, the lead agency for Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties local Continuum of Care, and Connie Bookman, the founder and CEO of Pathways for Change. “Our community is finally coming to grips with the devastating effects of our tolerating men, women and children sleeping in our neighborhood woods and on our downtown sidewalks,” Johnson said. “Private citizens, government, faith-based, health and social organizations, along with business leaders, are invited to come together with the formation our new Homeless Reduction Task Force.”. Meeting is Open to the Public. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 893 4588 9479 Passcode: 547093 By Phone Dial: 1-312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
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