We check in with different regions of the Bay Area to hear about local efforts to help the homeless. Is there more desperate poverty on the street? What innovative programs have been effective in reducing homelessness?
Homelessness in the Bay Area
Jennifer Friedenbach, executive director of the Coalition on Homelessness
Jennifer Loving, executive director of Destination: Home, a public-private partnership dedicated to ending chronic homelessness in Santa Clara County
Terrie Light, executive director of the Berkeley Housing and Food Project
Diane Linn, executive director of the Ritter Center, a non-profit that seeks to foster self-sufficiency for low-income families and to end homelessness in Marin County