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Health Matters, Television for Life

Your opportunity to talk directly with physicians, nurses and other regional experts about the health issues that are important to you. Teresa Lukens hosts this monthly conversation and viewers are encouraged to call, text or email their questions in advance for the panel. Send your questions to healthmatters@ksps.org

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WSU Spokane

Housing is Health

Poverty and the lack of affordable housing are major causes of homelessness in Spokane, pushing increasing numbers of women and families with children into unhealthy and unsafe living conditions. Local charity, business and community leaders discuss efforts to solve the problem and what still needs to be done.


Guests

David Lewis
Administrator, City of Spokane, CMIS

Robert Lippman
Chair, Spokane Homeless Coalition

Spokane Housing Authority

Fawn Schott
President & CEO, Volunteers of America

Edie Rice Sauer
Executive Director of Mission & Services, Transitions

Dawn Kinder
Vice President Stabilization Services, Catholic Charities

Ben Stuckart
Executive Director, Spokane Low Income Housing Consortium

Helpful Links

Spokane Continuum of Care
www.my.spokanecity.org

Spokane Low Income Housing
http://www.slihc.org

Spokane Homeless Coalition
http://www.spokanehc.com

City Of Spokane - Community Management Information System
www.my.spokanecity.org

Volunteers Of America
www.voaspokane.org

Transitions
www.endtheviolencespokane.org

Catholic Charities Eastern Washington
www.cceasternwa.org

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