Advisory House committee to hold briefing on homeless solutions

Posted on Jan 8, 2018 in Latest News

MEDIA ADVISORY–HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 8, 2018 – For immediate release

Contact: Rep. John M. Mizuno 808-586-6050
repmizuno@capitol.hawaii.gov
Media Contact: Carolyn Tanaka 808-381-7752, 808-586-6133
tanaka@capitol.hawaii.gov

HOUSE HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE TO HOLD INFORMATIONAL BRIEFING ON HOMELESS SOLUTIONS

WHO: STATE REPRESENTATIVE JOHN M. MIZUNO, CHAIR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE
STATE REPRESENTATIVE BERTRAND KOBAYASHI, VICE CHAIR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE

WHAT: Informational briefing on homeless solutions

WHEN: Tuesday, January 9
9 – 11:15 a.m.

WHERE: Hawaii State Capitol
415 South Beretania Street
Conference Room 329

The House of Representatives Health & Human Services Committee will hold an informational briefing on homeless solutions at 9 a.m. Tuesday, January 9 in conference room 329 at the State Capitol.
This briefing will focus on the health and human services area relating to homelessness and consensus building and solution seeking through collaboration. The committee seeks to identify methods and programs that efficiently and effectively address and reduce homelessness.
Speakers will include government officials, hospitals, non-profits, mental health workers, social workers, faith based organizations, law enforcement and other advocates to identify possibly solutions to significantly address Hawaii’s homelessness.
No public testimony will be accepted.

For more information, visit https://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2018/hearingnotices/HEARING_HHS_01-09-18_INFO_.HTM

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James Gonser
Assistant Director of Communications
Hawaii House of Representatives – Majority
Office: 808-587-7242
j.gonser@capitol.hawaii.gov