Shelter Providers to talk intentions, impacts

Planning, concerns, intentions, impacts and outcomes are the topics up for discussion at the Shelter Providers Network of Clallam County meeting set for 10-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 15, in Room 160 of the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles.

Susan Hillgren, director of The Answer For Youth, will share TAFY’s plans for the former Gross’s Nursery, followed by a discussion of regulatory proposals affecting social services.

There will be a brief review of what has been accomplished under the 2005-2015 Ten-Year Plan to End Homelessness in Clallam County, and the Network will begin considering goals and strategies for in the next TYP.

Also on the agenda is preparation for the June 21 Annual Forum on Homelessness in Clallam County, plus reports on state legislation affecting homelessness, services and housing openings across the county.

Everyone who is interested in ending homelessness in Clallam County is welcome. Sign-in begins at 9:45 a.m. There is no charge to attend.

For more information, contact Network coordinator Martha Ireland at 452-7224 ext. 307 or email