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Homeless Count to Take Place Today

Just how many homeless are there in Nevada County? County officials are (will be) attempting to find out today…

Listen to Mali Dyck 1

Mali Dyck (Molly Dick) is the Interim Program Manager for the Department of Social Services’ ‘Cal Works’ program. She says the area homeless are encouraged to come to the Utah’s Place shelter between 11am and 3pm…

Listen to Mali Dyck 2

There will be incentives like free good, five-dollar gift cards to local fast-food restaurants, haircuts, and other services. Dyck says the homeless have been notified by fliers placed all over the neighborhood, and transportation will be provided if needed…

Listen to Mali Dyck 3

The federal government requires the count be done during one 24-hour period in the last ten days of January.

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