BCHHC News

7/6/2016 Point in Time Volunteers needed

Volunteers Needed

Point in Time Street Count

Wednesday, July 27th into Thursday, July 28th

The Statewide Point in Time Count is an active street count. During this street count, teams of four volunteers go to designated areas throughout Brown County during the overnight hours and look for individuals who are homeless and living on the street or in their vehicles.

These individuals are provided with resource information and a backpack filled with hygiene supplies, food & water.

The meeting location this year is at the New Community Shelter, located at 301 Mather Street.

Please arrive 20 minutes before the start of the shift.

mandatory Volunteer Orientation will be held 10 minutes prior to the start of each shift for all volunteers of the street count (at 11:50pm and 2:20am).

Please note in the “My comment” section which organization recruited you to volunteer for the Point in Time Count.

Shifts Available:   12am-2:30am  or  2:30am-5am

Please click on the link below to view the online sign-up sheet.

To sign up, go to:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054dafab2aa7f49-july1

 

Tami Frea

(920)437-3766 Ext. 105

 

Ethics, Boundaries and Decision Making in Practice

Tuesday June 28th      Green Bay Community Church-Chapel

Registration begins at 8:00 am, workshop is 8:30-12:30 pm

This workshop focuses on decision-making in practice through an analysis of the factors involved in a model of ethical consideration with emphasis on moral and ethical contexts. Use of practice scenarios and personal reflection will enhance understanding of boundaries for practice as well as risks inherent in practice situations.  The WI Social Work Code of Conduct [MPSW 20] and the NASW Code of Ethics will be utilized in demonstrating the applicability in decisions within and between organizational contexts. A total of 4 CEU’s will be available for this training.

Presenter: Joan Groessl, MSW, PhD, LCSW earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work from UW-Milwaukee and PhD from Marian University in Fond du Lac, WI.

To register for this training, please use our online RSVP and then send your registration and payment form to our PO Box address listed below.

  1. Use this link to RSVP a spot for this training
  2. Complete the Boundaries and Ethics registration form
  3. Please send payment and registration form to the following address:

Brown County Homeless and Housing Coalition

ATTN: Boundaries and Ethics Workshop

PO BOX 334 Green Bay WI 54305

 

 

 

5/19/2016 Housing Resource Day

Housing Resource Day will be Thursday, May 26th from 12-2 pm at Central Church located at 831 Schoen Street near Eisenhower School.

If you are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, please come to Housing Resource Day to speak with staff from community agencies who can talk about their services and help you apply for their program.

** The next Housing Resource Day will be June 23rd, the fourth Thursday of the month.

Get Involved

Visit our Membership page to learn how you can join us for a meeting or as a new member.

Our membership is made up of community organizations who directly or indirectly serve those who are facing challenges securing housing. We provide access to these agencies each month when we gather as a coalition.

If you would like more information, please contact us at bchomelesscoalition@gmail.com

Donate

If you would like to make a donation, please send it to
BCHHC
P.O. Box 334
Green Bay, WI 54305

If you have any questions on donating, feel free to contact us at bchomelesscoalition@gmail.com