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Point in Time count finds more unsheltered people in Clark County

May 28, 2020, 6:01am Clark County News

Although a survey found that the overall number of homeless people dropped 4 percent this year in Clark County, it found more people living without shelter. Read story

In Clark County, coronavirus pandemic shows that ‘housing is health care’

May 24, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Health

In a way, it’s still winter — at least when it comes to the seasonal shelter system. Some wintertime shelter facilities in Clark County remain open due to COVID-19. The… Read story

New calls for home-delivered meals for seniors tapering off in Clark County

May 23, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

New applications for Meals on Wheels People’s home-delivered meals for seniors are tapering off, similar to the trend that the Department of Social and Health Services is seeing with food stamps. Read story

Community Foundation for Southwest Washington awards COVID-19 grants

May 16, 2020, 5:59am Clark County News

Over the past two weeks, the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington granted $592,078 from the SW Washington COVID Response Fund to relief efforts across Clark, Cowlitz and Skamania counties. Read story

Walk & Knock prepares for challenging effort

May 16, 2020, 5:57am Clark County News

Walk & Knock, the largest annual food drive in Clark County, is gearing up for a challenging year. Read story

Access to food evolving in Clark County during coronavirus crisisvideo icon

May 15, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Health

With finances strained for many families across Clark County, nonprofit groups are trying to get free emergency food to people who need it with mixed results. Some food pantries have experienced long lines during the COVID-19 pandemic and increased questions about access to food while others have seen fewer clients. Read story

FISH drive-thru food giveaway in downtown Vancouver doesn’t get many nibbles

May 9, 2020, 4:24pm Clark County News

FISH had the food. What it didn’t have were many drive-thru takers. Read story

Living Hope giving shelter at Vancouver’s first sanctioned homeless camp

May 7, 2020, 6:00am Churches & Religion

A new temporary camp next to Living Hope Church intended to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus is also Vancouver’s first sanctioned homeless camp. Read story

Safe-park program at Vancouver Mall shuts down

May 5, 2020, 5:50pm Clark County News

An encampment at the Vancouver Mall parking lot designed for people living out of their vehicles is shutting down, effective today. Read story

Giving Tuesday Now: A May spinoff of a holiday tradition in Clark County, globally

May 3, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Some local charities are taking part in a day of philanthropy that may sound familiar. Read story