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Casa Esperanza's Winter Shelter Opens

Women's dorm jam-packed by the end of the day. Read story.

Monday, December 5, 2011

Nursing Homes a No Go for the Homeless

A need to have a primary care physician oversee their care is an obstacle. Read story.

Monday, November 14, 2011

Nightmare Weekend

Homeless woman slips through service cracks. Read story.

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Shea Finds, Then Loses, a Bed to Recuperate

Fifth story in series on medical discharges of S.B.'s homeless. Read story.

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

JWCH Gives L.A. Hospitals a Place to Send Homeless

Seven private L.A. hospitals have contracts with JWCH to accept their homeless patients. Read story.

Friday, October 28, 2011

Post Hospital Stay Is Whirlwind of Beds, Programs

Third story in a series on what happens to homeless people after a hospital stay. Read story.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Santa Clara Hospitals Give Homeless a Respite

The new program saved the county's hospitals 783 bed days in two years. Read story.

Friday, October 21, 2011

Demonizing the Homeless?

Council candidates bristle at Cathy Murillo's characterization. Read story.

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Where Do the Homeless Heal?

Here’s part one of a report on what happens to homeless people in Santa Barbara when they are discharged from Cottage Hospital. Read story.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

County Responds to Grand Jury Report

Assistant to CEO Chandra Waller will compare the cost of status quo to the cost housing and treatment for homeless mentally ill inmates. Read story.

Friday, October 7, 2011

ADMHS' Performance Measures Criticized

Families say in times of crisis mentally ill are usually sloughed off on law enforcement. Read story.

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Riviera a Rare Resource for Dually-Diagnosed

The program graduates between 12 and 15 clients annually into permanent housing. Read story.

Friday, September 23, 2011

Pre-Obama Care Plan To Aid Homeless

The LIHP plan is part of the “Bridge to Reform,” which is helping states and counties prepare for Obama Care. Read story.

Monday, September 19, 2011

City Endorses Merging Homeless Agencies

The idea behind the consolidation is to spur efficiency of housing the 100 most vulnerable homeless. Read story.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Three Agencies and Footwork Yielded Faulkner’s Housing

Mental Health Association offered a second unit to Common Ground Santa Barbara. Read story.

Friday, September 9, 2011
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