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Home for chronic inebriates opens in Fairbanks

...hotel, is based on the "Housing First" model that has grown in acceptance in recent years. The complex targets chronic inebriates, but doesn't require that its residents stop drinking to stay there.The theory behind Housing First is that...
Kiefer shares CBJ news at Chamber luncheon

...revitalization and Juneau's chronic inebriates issue among other topics...funding in place," she added.Chronic inebriate housing"We have a huge problem...supportive in house services to chronic inebriates. It is designed to give inebriates...
Program targets chronic inebriates of Fairbanks

...Fairbanks has its way. The Chronic Inebriate Program Task Group is touting...treatment plans for about 45 chronic inebriates considered to be the most frequently...coordinating their efforts with the chronic inebriates task group. Case managers...
Anchorage focuses on problem of city inebriates

...solution to its growing problem of chronic inebriates. Sound off on the important...inebriates. About 200 to 250 chronic inebriates are living in Anchorage,, because the list of chronic inebriates whom the city picks up most...
Candidates for Assembly weigh in on heavy topics

...brought to the table to find a viable solution for Juneau. He estimates the city is looking at 25-30 people who are chronic inebriates. Smith said it's a complex problem and the city should look at how Alaska Mental Health Trust's project in Anchorage...
Downtown dilemma: Impacts of chronic drinkers a fact of life for downtown merchants

...sometimes even dying. Until the economic downturn, chronic inebriates were the main clients. Executive Director Mariya...stepping stone to get back on their feet, but the chronic inebriate folks have been here for many, many, many years...
Downtown dilemma: Many resources readily available to help alcoholism

...looks different for everyone."Nigro said personal independence with the homeless chronic inebriate population is important to address."The chronic inebriates downtown, that level of alcoholism is a disability," Nigro said. "We want to...
Next steps to treat chronic inebriates coming

...begin a vulnerability index for Juneau's "homeless chronic inebriate" population in January.The coalition, which is...average of five interactions per day with the homeless chronic inebriate population - or 100 per month in the winter months...
Assembly committee hears housing options for homeless inebriate population

...problems created by homeless chronic inebriates, but also more on the solutions...something where homeless chronic inebriates can stay, pay rent, follow...already done so:? What do the chronic inebriates want? Would they use a housing model...
Juneau's most vulnerable woman remembered

...Plummer, one of Juneau's most visibly homeless chronic inebriates, died Tuesday after living on the streets for more...beginning to survey Juneau's population of homeless chronic inebriates on Monday."It is really curious that she dies...


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