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Over 14 Million Americans are unemployed.
Now imagine you're one of them.
Your savings is gone.
You've lost your house.
And you're down to your last $1000
can you make it through the month?
Urban Ministries of Durham won two North American Effie Awards for SPENT, an online game about surviving poverty.
Spent is a thought provoking look at the reality for many folks across the country and here in Napa County. With the astronomical cost of housing, dealing with the hard choices between food and medication, balancing family, just surviving becomes a daily challenge.
HomElessness in Napa County
What is the issue?
About 1,000 people were homeless or at risk of being homeless in Napa in 2015. Being homeless is a major social determinant of health.
What can I do?
Marijuana use and Napa County
At the October 10 LHNC Partner Meeting speakers from the Napa County Catalyst Coalition presented on marijuana use and Napa County, including potential implications of California Proposition 64 (the Marijuana Legalization Initiative) based on lessons learned from other states that have legalized marijuana.