fbpx

Meeting: Ballard Community Taskforce on Homelessness and Hunger

When:
January 24, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
2019-01-24T10:30:00-08:00
2019-01-24T12:00:00-08:00
Where:
Nyer Urness House
1753 NW 56th St
Seattle
Contact:
Jean Darsie

Ballard Community Taskforce on Homelessness & Hunger (BCTHH)

A community collaborative effort

Our Mission:  The Ballard Community Taskforce on Homelessness and Hunger (BCTHH) works to end homelessness and hunger  in the Ballard community by providing a forum for services providers, community advocates, and governmental agencies to share information, and to capitalize on their collective resources, and coordinate efforts. We will work as advocates of change and partners of compassion toward a just and supportive community.
__________________________________________________________________________________________________

THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 2019, 10:30 AM – NOON

Nyer Urness House, 1753 NW 56th St., East Meeting Room

AGENDA

INTRODUCTIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS                                                                     15 min.

o          News from Whittier Heights Women’s Village
o          News from The Bridge Care Center — Jennifer Adams, Counselor
o          News from Ballard – Paige Killinger, ETS REACH

PRESENTATIONS:  ON STAYING HOUSED, INFORMATION FOR RENTERS

o          Report on evictions resolution                                                                         10 min.
Presenter: Washington Community Action Network

o          Report from the Renters Coalition on renter’s rights                                  10 min.
Presenter: Matthew Lang, Lead organizer for Transit Riders Union

o          Legal aspects of Renter’s Rights                                                                       10 min.
Presenter: Columbia Legal Services

o          Report on Tenant’s Rights                                                                                 10 min.
Presenter: Tenants Union

OPEN DISCUSSION:  Presenters and the audience have an open discussion         30 min.

             Next meeting:  February 28, 2019, same place, same time.  

For more info about BCTHH, see www.facebook.com/ballardhomelessness and http://bcthh.pbworks.com