Women’s shelter, other services coming under one roof in Rockville

$6.8M Rockville project gets $350K boost By Margie Hyslop Special To The Gazette Buying, renovating and equipping a building in Rockville to house an outpatient mental health clinic, a medical clinic and the county women’s shelter will be paid, in part, with a $350,000 grant paid through state-backed bonds. The project is one of 18 … Continue reading Women’s shelter, other services coming under one roof in Rockville

Shane Rock On Results of Homeless Census

For Immediate Release COUNTY HOMELESS COUNT INCREASES, BUT SHOWS ENCOURAGING TRENDS April 2015, Rockville, MD   –   The 2015 count of people experiencing homelessness in Montgomery County is 1,100, an increase compared to last year’s count of 891. Despite this increase, some of the homeless census data indicate encouraging trends. The overall spike can be … Continue reading Shane Rock On Results of Homeless Census

Interfaith Works To Spotlight Volunteers

Interfaith Works CEO Shane C. Rock will present “The State of the Safety Net” in Montgomery County at the organization’s 18th annual Companies Caring Breakfast on March 24 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference. Interfaith Works provides an array of services to help thousands of individuals and families move from crisis to stability. … Continue reading Interfaith Works To Spotlight Volunteers

‘I Got It When I Needed It the Most’

The Giving Together women’s giving circle recently visited our Community Vision site to hear the stories of women who will be helped, thanks to a generous grant from the group. The Giving Together volunteers not only listened to the stories, but they took the time to provide coaching and interview preparation sessions for the women … Continue reading ‘I Got It When I Needed It the Most’