Home-less camps

  Eureka City Council rejects new plan for more homeless camps By Natalya Estrada, nestrada@times-standard.com, @natedoge4412 on Twitter POSTED: 10/19/16, 10:15 PM PDT | UPDATED: 1 DAY AGO 0 COMMENTS The Eureka City Council met Tuesday to discuss the possible relocation of the several homeless encampments primarily used for sleeping. Currently the city has a […] Continue reading

Advocacy for a Sustainable Food System

I would like to the approach the advocacy project through direct action with something that I have experience and knowledge about already. I believe every person should have a variety of nutritious food available for their diet and that it is an essential component of health to have a healthy diet. I also have a … Continue reading Advocacy for a Sustainable Food System Continue reading

My (New)Advocacy Project

My Advocacy Project I will find a family that needs an advocate to help with their food stamps, this family will be migrants who just moved to Humboldt County.  I will have them come in to my office to talk about the problem, brainstorm some solutions, and discuss ways for them to be heard and […] Continue reading

Vouchers Are a Vital Resource to Address Rental Housing Crisis // Policy Article for Discussion

Housing Choice Vouchers are a form of federal rental assistance.  The vouchers are administered in California by a network of ninety local, public housing agencies, and they help low-income families pay for housing.  300,000 of California’s poorest families use Housing Choice Vouchers. http://www.cbpp.org/research/housing/how-housing-vouchers-can-help-address-californias-rental-crisis   Continue reading


Multi-dimensional poverty in the United States On Tuesday, September 20, 2016 from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. EDT, the Self-Sufficiency Research Clearinghousewill host a webinar featuring SSRC emerging scholar Anupama Jacob. Dr. Jacob will focus on examining multidimensional poverty in America through the lens of race/ethnicity and potential policy implications. Kristin Anderson Moore, Child Trends’ senior […] Continue reading