2020 July

Archive: July 2020

Homelessness in the Community with Dr. Anna Laven

Executive Director of The Bakersfield Kern Regional Homeless Collaborative, Dr. Anna Laven and KernTax Executive Director, Michael Turnipseed discuss homelessness in Kern County.

Click the video below to hear about:
  • Anna Laven’s start with the Homeless Collaborative
  • Major changes in Kern County since 2019’s homeless increase
  • County and City funding
  • Navigation Centers versus Homeless Shelters
  • COVID-19 impacts on homeless and the community