Take someone who is living under a tree (someone with a mental health disability that triggers their chronic homelessness), give them a place to live, and then provide support services to help them remain stable there. Thus, Helen Cameron offered a nutshell description of permanent supportive housing. She should know. Cameron founded Homes, Inc. in […]
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Due to a production error, a photo published with “Food Pantry Bags Supersized Donation” in the Feb. 14 edition was mistakenly attributed to photographer Mitch Ridder. Also due to a production error, the last three paragraphs were omitted in the Feb. 14 print edition of “They Keep the Music Playing.” The full version was public […]
Laguna Beach’s Whole Foods Market raised $22,268 for the Laguna Food Pantry through the store’s November and December Feed4More register donation program. Generous Laguna Beach shoppers gave at the register for a total that beat out other, larger regional Whole Foods Market locations. For its size, no other Whole Foods Market raised more, according to […]
Editor, Yesterday, Sally from the Neighborhood Congregational Church asked me to meet her and Julie at the Food Pantry to help unload some food donations. Naively, I thought that would be no big deal until they arrived with two SUVs overflowing with non-perishable items they and their friends had collected outside of Albertsons. Volunteering at […]
Flu shots will be distributed at the Unitarian Church on Sunday, Oct. 7 and 14 before and after the service, which begins at 10:30 a.m. Shots are free and are given by a registered nurse. Donations to the church are welcome. Shots will also be available at the Food Pantry, 20652 Laguna Canyon Rd., on […]
Editor, This morning (Dec. 15), after our Food Pantry had closed, a car pulled up to the Resource Center. It seems the driver had “found” a mother and two children wandering down at the beach with no place to sleep. So she brought them to us, next door to the homeless shelter. Because the Laguna […]