Media: NYC and Snapshot of Homelessness Policies Around the World

New York City’s Mayor Eric Adams just announced a new city policy to involuntarily remove people with mental illness from streets and subways. While policymakers and advocates respond, the New […]

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Published in Media on December 1, 2022.

Way Finders’ Keith Fairey Appointed to Governor-Elect Housing Transition Team

All of us at the Western Massachusetts Network to End Homelessness join together to congratulate Way Finders President and CEO Keith Fairey for his appointment as co-chair on Governor-elect Maura […]

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Published in Network on December 1, 2022.

In the news: Greenfield shelter/housing expansion

The Greenfield Recorder reported last week on Clinical & Support Options’ leading a “$23M expansion of housing, homeless services in Greenfield.” As the article reported: The nonprofit was recently tapped […]

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Published in Media on December 1, 2022.

Cliff Effect Pilot Celebration and Press Event – 12/7

Let’s celebrate! Western Massachusetts Economic Development Council and Springfield Works, together withSenator Eric Lesser, Representative Patricia Duffy, and Representative Carlos Gonzalez Invite you to the Cliff Effect Pilot Celebration and […]

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Published in Network on December 1, 2022.

Western MA Shelter and Housing in the News

Check out today’s Daily Hampshire Gazette article featuring the work at Craig’s Doors shelter in Amherst. Kudos to the great leadership and partnership across the community! And congratulations to the City […]

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Published in Media on November 22, 2022.

Report: COVID-19 Relief Funds at Work to End Homelessness

Please see this announcement below from the Massachusetts Housing and Shelter Alliance (MHSA) and United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley (UWMB) Last week, MHSA and UWMB released a […]

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Published in Best Practices on November 21, 2022.

Please join: Mass. Public Health Assoc. Virtual Annual Conference: Tues., 12/13

The Massachusetts Public Health Association (MPHA) is holding its virtual Annual Conference and Meeting – Rooted in Community: Building Equity-Driven Policies – on Tuesday, December 13, 9 am – 1 […]

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Published in Conference on November 21, 2022.

Cliff Effect Pilot Passes!

Excellent news to share! The Legislature’s recently passed economic development bill included the adoption of the Cliff Effect pilot legislation!  Springfield Works, the Food Bank of Western MA and the […]

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Published in Advocacy on November 16, 2022.

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