Change Well’s Rebecca Watson Testifies Before California Senate Budget Subcommittee
Change Well Project Co-Founder and Managing Director Rebecca Watson testified on how expanding CDSS-funded programs like Home Safe and the Housing and Disability Advocacy Program (HDAP) can serve as a vital strategy for preventing and reducing rising homelessness among the state’s elderly population.
Streamlining Services Across Imperial County
Since Change Well’s work with Imperial began, the County launched a pilot of their coordinated entry process, using their
existing homeless hotline to identify and prioritize individuals and families with particularly critical housing needs.
Why Shared Housing
Offers Hope in the Fight Against Homelessness
Change Well Project was thrilled to partner with Kris Freed, a nationally recognized expert in the field of homelessness and housing policy development, for a conversation on
the power of implementing shared housing strategies.
Working with Diverse
Across California, there are more than
150 diverse Indigenous nations—including
110 federally recognized tribes and more
than 40 other tribal communities—
each with their own distinct identity
and governing structures.
Deepening Leadership Skills to Combat Homelessness
Hannah Brady, Housing Programs Manager for the Senior Advocacy Network in Modesto, California
reflects on how Change Well Project's Program Leaders Learning Cohort prepared her to design, implement,
and lead a vital new housing program.
Change Well Project is partnering
with the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) to help counties and tribal communities overcome their challenges in creating, implementing, and scaling their homelessness programming.