Housing Solutions Updates November 2018

Our building is undergoing renovations to accommodate our growing programs. We will be open our regular office hours through the construction, but you may experience some inconvenience. We are hiring! 32 hours per week Emergency Services Counselor. For more information on how to apply contact:  bkorce@swhousingsolutions.com  Deadline to apply is 11/15! Housing Solutions upcoming holidays: Veterans Day: Monday, 11/12/18 Thanksgiving:…

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Rehab Program Notice to Potential Contractors

Notice regarding Rehab Program:  Housing Solutions is restructuring the Rehab Program and seeking new contractors. We are seeking out quality contractors interested in working on home repair jobs in the 5 county area of S.W. Colorado. Appropriate insurance is required. We may also need qualified inspectors on an as needed basis. Please contact Elizabeth Salkind at esalkind@swhousingsolutions.com. Housing Solutions has…

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Join Us for Season’s Anniversary Party, a Fundraiser for Housing Solutions, December 13th

Private Party, You’re Invited! Seasons’ 22ND Anniversary Community Event   TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2016   6:00 TO 9:00 PM   The tradition continues!   The Winter Solstice of 1994 brought a new dining experience of fresh, seasonal cuisine to Durango. The Spring Equinox of 2009 emerged with fresh beginnings. In celebration of the Season, and in the spirit of community and…

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SW Solar Barn Raising Project at Southwest Horizon Ranch

  Southwest Horizon Ranch Solar Article in the Durango Herald

MUSIC AT HOME House Concert Benefit for Housing Solutions

MUSIC AT HOME – A House Concert Benefit for Housing Solutions Susan Banes, HSSW’s new Finance Director, will be hosting a concert at her home on Friday, August 12th.  This is a benefit event for Housing Solutions, so tell your friends and plan on sharing a great evening of music and dancing under the San Juan stars!  Music will be…

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Excellent Coverage of the Homelessness Summit

Durango TV shared an excellent video covering this event organized by the Durango Homeless Coalition with support from local organizations and the Colorado Governor’s Office.

Ballantine Family Fund awards grant for CEAC!

Ballantine Family Fund recently awarded the Community Emergency Assistance Coalition a $3000.00 grant. These funds will help with emergency counseling for families facing a financial crisis and help to prevent homelessness in La Plata County.

Transitional Housing Program in the News

Housing Solution’s Transitional Housing program was recently profiled in the Durango Herald.   See the story …here.

One Paycheck Away – Photography Exhibit

Housing Solutions is please to present One Paycheck Away, a photography exhibit inspired by families in our community.

Round Up your LPEA Payments to Support Your Community!

Housing Solutions partners with the Community Emergency Assistance Coalition (CEAC), which provides homeless prevention and community stability through one-time emergency assistance to individuals and families in La Plata/San Juan Counties who are facing near term financial crisis.  La Plata Electric Association’s Round Up Foundation is a partner in this important collaborative program, and any LPEA customer can help support this work…

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