Podcast by Homeward Bound of WNC
Mothers & Homelessness
Mothers & Homelessness by Homeward Bound of WNC
Alix and Rick
Rick is a veteran who has experienced homelessness in Asheville for a number of years. In this episode of Dwelling, Rick tells his story of moving from life on the street to a new life in a home. Rick's case manager Alix explains the logistics of case management work and the relationship she and Rick built over the course of working together through Homeward Bound.
Donna and Alanna
Episode 10 of Dwelling focuses on Homeward Bound client Donna, her years of experience living on the street in Asheville, the effects of homelessness on her health, and her relationship with her case worker, Alanna. This episode exemplifies the idea that Housing is Healthcare and emphasizes the importance of the Housing First model.
Episode 9┃Dwight & Elizabeth
Homeward Bound client Dwight and case worker Elizabeth Bowers join host Belle Crawford to discuss their journey working together to overcome some of the struggles of homelessness. Dwight shares his story of moving from chronic homelessness to permanent supportive housing.
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Dwelling Ep. 8 | Homelessness & Police
Captain Lamb from Asheville Police Department's Community Engagement Division discusses homelessness, crime, and the police.
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Dwelling Ep. 7 | Mental Health & Homelessness
Homeward Bound's Rapid Rehousing Program Manager Jerry Kivett-Kimbro, and Housing Authority of the City of Asheville Case Manager Amanda Thomas discuss homelessness and mental health as a part of Mental Health Awareness Month.
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*Background music by Ketsa*
Insightful host with tons of great information covered in each episode.