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Moving from unsheltered to successful
Success of Worker Connection Program highlighted

By Josh StalochCORRESPONDENTGREEN BAY – The 2022 Point In Time Count, an annual event in which a crew of volunteers embarks on an overnight mission to count every individual experiencing homelessness in Brown County, highlighted that there is much work to be done before the problem gets any better. The most recent count shows that …

Moving from unsheltered to successful
Success of Worker Connection Program highlighted
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Homeless

Disregarded–The path to change, starts with a plan, cooperation

By Heather Graves Editor BROWN COUNTY – Collete said she used to be one of those people who judged a book by its cover. The 60-year-old mother, grandmother and New Community Shelter resident said she tries her best not to do that anymore. “You never know, until you’ve really walked in our footsteps what we …

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holiday season

Shelters offering sense of joy this holiday season

By Heather Graves Correspondent BROWN COUNTY – Being homeless is challenging, especially during the holiday season. “The holidays can be difficult for our guests,” said Alexa Priddy, director of community engagement for St. John’s Homeless Shelter. “Reminding them of family they may have lost, resolutions that didn’t stick and the dreams they have that have …

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COVID’s effect on homeless community multifaceted

By Heather Graves Correspondent BROWN COUNTY – Homelessness has been a struggle in Brown County, one often dealt with in the shadows. Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic has only exacerbated the problem, putting extra strain on an already vulnerable population. “There has been a dramatic increase in the number of community members needing help,” said Terri …

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Feeding those in need during uncertain times

By Heather Graves Correspondent GREEN BAY – The New Community Shelter has been feeding hundreds every night through its community meal program, and while the delivery process has changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, its commitment to help continues. Staff have implemented an emergency preparedness plan for its emergency shelter and the Community Meal Program. …

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Brezinski named Young Professional of the Year

By Heather Graves Correspondent GREEN BAY – In recognition of her numerous contributions to the community – both professional and personal – Abby Brezinski, director of operations at New Community Shelter in Green Bay, was named Young Professional of the Year at an awards event held April 25. Each year, Current Young Professionals Network, a …

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