Houston’s Homeless Outreach Team featured on Nationswell, Huffington Post

December 18, 2014

This Is How Cops Should Treat Homeless People
Huffington Post

The Homeless Outreach Team (HOT) started as a pilot program in January 2011, and was made a permanent program in the department after a successful six-month pilot. Led by Sergeant Stephen Wick, the team helps homeless individuals with housing, shelter referrals, employment, IDs, and much more. The HOT Team is a valuable collaborative partner of The Way Home.


VA Partnerships Showcase

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

On November 18, 2014, VA hosted three Google+ Hangouts.

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hosted another “Partnerships Showcase” on Tuesday, November 18, 2014. This event showcased three public-private partnership (P3) presentations on ways the Department is working to reduce and address homelessness among our Veterans and their families. Ms. Sandy Beahm, Coordinator of the Healthcare for Homeless Veterans Program at VA Butler Healthcare, and Mr. Anthony Love, Director of Community Engagement for VHA Homeless Programs, are VA subject matter experts who highlighted successful non-monetary P3s between the VA and a non-governmental organization.

Click here for more information and to view the recorded Google+ Hangouts.