1753 NW 56th St
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
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.