Policy Institute Analysis

Policy Institute Analysis The Guttmacher Institute is located in NYC and Washington D.C. and is a leading research and policy organization committed to advancing sexual and reproductive health and rights in the United States and globally.  A world in which all people are able to exercise their rights and responsibilities regarding sexual behavior and reproduction […] Continue reading

Homelessness in Humboldt County

HOMELESSNESS IN HUMBOLDT COUNTY   SUMMARY   The Humboldt County Grand Jury reviewed the efforts being made by local government entities and service providers to assist the homeless in Humboldt County.   The Humboldt County Grand Jury finds:   There is no coordinated, countywide approach that encompasses a single intake, assessment and distribution of services … Continue reading Homelessness in Humboldt County Continue reading

Food Insecurity Policy Brief

Group Members: Jody D. Bivians Bethany Bankston Nay Nuzhat Ashley Lovelace Policy Article Brief: WIC Program Changes             In 2014 9.3 million people in the United States beneficiaries of the Women Infant and Children program (WIC). Carl Dewey Perkins, the original sponsor of the WIC program becoming permanent, helped establish the program to serve low … Continue reading Food Insecurity Policy Brief Continue reading