EscaRosa Coalition

Santa Rosa provides homes for homeless students

Santa Rosa provides homes for homeless students

Once-homeless children and families in Santa Rosa County will be settling into their new residences soon as lease agreements are executed in the first round of placements for the Santa Rosa County School District’s pilot housing program. Officially called the Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Program, Santa Rosa County’s portion of a state grant totals $750,000 to […]

Women veterans get a helping hand

Women veterans get a helping hand

When Nancy Bullock-Prevot retired from the military in 2015, she was appalled to see the challenges female veterans faced. Read the full article in the March 2 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online at navarrepress.com for as little as $38 per year.

County’s homeless population hiding in plain sight

County’s homeless population hiding in plain sight

Santa Rosa County has a homeless problem. They may not be asking for change on every street corner or sleeping on benches in every public park, but there is a problem. The problem is they are invisible. That is how Escarosa Coalition on the Homeless marketing director Serene Keiek describes it. The coalition provides support […]

Group effort used to battle homelessness in school district

Group effort used to battle homelessness in school district

The Santa Rosa County School District isn’t simply trying to help the homeless students in its schools. Its goal is to break the cycle and end the problem. “Our goal is to provide students the resources and support to graduate from high school and transition to college and a career,” said Dr. Karen Barber, the […]