When Front Street Community Health Center raised the necessary funds to continue serving its patients after parting with former parent agency SEARHC in April, it seemed the downtown clinic could accomplish anything.
Editor's note: This is the first in a multi-part series about efforts to improve the condition of downtown Juneau. Part two will appear in the July 23 issues of the Juneau Empire and Capital City Weekly.
...that hunger and food insecurity are not the norm for almost 10 percent of our citizens. I hope for thoughtfulness, compassion, gratitude, and grace.Happy New Year, Juneau!? Mariya Lovishchuk is the executive director of the Glory Hole.
When Glory Hole volunteer Roger Kley picked up his blood pressure medication from the Front Street Clinic Monday morning, he was grateful his sole health care provider will live to see at least another six months.
Empty Bowls, a fundraiser Sunday evening from 5-7 p.m. at Centennial Hall for Juneau's Glory Hole shelter, shares many similarities with the story "Stone Soup.
...vacancy rate keeps things competitive.Egan says not much has changed since 1990. Egan, who was the Executive Director of the Glory Hole when Housing First was in its preliminary stages, said, "Essentially we saw a growing problem with numerous...
...Mayor Bruce Botelho said he was unaware of the conference at the Goldbelt Building. Jetta Whittaker, executive director of the Glory Hole homeless shelter, said she didn't know about the meeting until she heard Mangano being interviewed on the...
...pieces of material, melted garbage bags. It looked like your average garbage dump." Joan Decker, executive director of the Glory Hole, a downtown homeless shelter and dining hall, said many homeless choose to sleep in abandoned buildings. She...
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Since the Juneau Alliance for Mental Health closed its drop-in center on Front Street in late September, Willy Boy Denny, a 35-year-old man with severe depression, has spent many hours of his day staring at rain from his apartment at Salmon Creek.
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