Every day many congregations are faced with turning people in need of financial assistance, shelter, food, clothing away. Bring your questions and concerns, and hear about local efforts to support faith based responses including shelter and safe parking.

Guests include:

Michael Ramos, Church Council of Greater Seattle (Facilitator)

Pastor Kelly Dahlman-Oeth, Lake Washington UMC Safe Parking Program

Dawn Stenburg (Tentative), Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission Emergency Family Shelter

Tsukina Blessing, Intern Seattle University School of Theology & Ministry, Seattle Mennonite Church

Road to Housing, Compass Housing Alliance

Workshop Notes Found Here: Faith Based Emergency Responses Notes

Workshop Materials:

Lake Washington UMC Safe Parking Program

Lake City’s flex-shelters could change the way we see the homeless

 

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