Trauma and Resiliency Informed Care and Homelessness

by Laura Hernandez, MSW and Brenda Wiewel, DSW Traumatic stress occurs when an individual experiences an event, series of events, or set of circumstances that are so physically or emotionally challenging, harmful or threatening that they overwhelm the available internal and/or external resources and interfere …

Bond-funded housing project opens its doors

The first housing development to be funded through the Los Angeles City Bond fund, HHH, approved by voters in 2016, now has its first residents. It took a long time, even with everyone working together but it DID happen. We CAN create affordable housing, stay …

Are We the Enemy?

As he laid out the case for the value of the Los Angeles region in a recent seminar, Lew Horne described in glowing terms the lure of the area for foreign investment and business growth.  As President of CBRE Real Estate’s Pacific Southwest Region, Mr. …