Focus on Prevention will receive $2.5 million to tackle homelessness

Stanislaus…will receive $2.5 million to tackle homelessness

Stanislaus County launched Focus on Prevention two years ago to deal with homelessness through a community-wide approach. Withrow said Gray met with him and other county officials a few months ago to learn more about the initiative.

“He sat down with us with some of his staff,” Withrow said. “He was impressed with Focus on Prevention and that it was not just another county program, that it was community driven. And he wanted to help get money for us. He was sold with the movement that was happening in Stanislaus County.”

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