Category Archive for: ‘News’

  • Amanda

    Jackson County Homeless Prevention Alliance

    Amanda Bernasconi, Emergency Solutions Coordinator of Southwestern Youth Services, Inc. is on a mission to bring awareness and create impactful change towards homelessness in Altus and surrounding communities. In her efforts to bring awareness not only to teen homelessness in Jackson County which she works …

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    Safe Haven Fundraiser

    HOMELESS VETERAN’S SAFE HAVEN AND RESOURCE CENTER which will be opening in early 2016 at 201 SW 4th Street (currently the Armed Services YMCA). Please join us for our first official fundraiser which will be in the west Salas parking lot on Monday, April 27 …

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    Point-In-Time Count 2013

    The Southwest Continuum of Care will conduct it’s annual Point-In-Count of both Sheltered and Unsheltered homeless, on January 31, 2013.  The Count will be conducted at various locations throughout the SW geographic area.

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  • Mom21

    Oklahoma Mission of Mercy

    The fourth annual Oklahoma Mission of Mercy (OkMOM) will be held on February 1 and 2, 2013 at the Great Plains Coliseum in Lawton, Oklahoma. This two-day clinic is designed to meet the critical needs of dental patients of all ages by providing free dental …

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  • Homeless Man1

    Navigating Lawton’s Safety Net

    Homeless for the past seven years, the 48-year-old woman in OU pajama bottoms, pink fuzzy socks and an oversized coat had turned to the Southwest Oklahoma Continuum of Care (CoC) program agencies many times since 2005. “I’ve been living on the street and here and …

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