4 days ago
The Independent Living Association & Recovery Residence Association were happy to host a full house at this morning’s fabulous (and free!) Communication & De-Escalation Training. Kindra Moore, a subject matter expert from Community Research Foundation, passionately taught an eager room of IL and RR housing operators, house managers, and community partners. Thank you to everyone for coming out on a Saturday morning and sharing your commitment to quality housing! ... See MoreSee Less
2 months ago
This year’s ILA and RRA Annual Recognition Luncheon was a sea of smiling faces and shared success! Guests enjoyed a delicious meal at Casa Machado Restaurant while Keynote Speaker and Community Health Improvement Partners CEO Edward Quinlan took attendees through a historical journey of the Associations’ past achievements.
Congratulations to the association members, community partners and service providers who were recognized for their remarkable support given this past year. And a sincere thank you to all of our members for your tireless efforts in providing high quality shared housing to San Diegans across the County! ... See MoreSee Less
3 months ago
ILA and RRA team members were excited to participate in the third cohort of the Be.Health Today Workshop held yesterday at the North Inland Live Well Center. Participants were coached to identify current issues facing SD County’s Behavioral Health Services and educated by human-centered design process on how to collaborate and find significant roots to the problems. See the circular diagram of the ILA & RRA’s innovative dreams for the future! ... See MoreSee Less
This morning the CHIP Public Policy Committee hosted a Community Conversation on Lessons Learned from the San Diego County Hepatitis A Outbreak. Attendees were presented with an informative overview of the disease, followed by the responses to the San Diego outbreak by the County, the City and the UCSD Health hospitals. Thank you to our panelists, Sayone Thihalolipavan, MD, MPH (County of San Diego), Stacey LoMedico (City of San Diego), and Francesca Torriani, MD, FIDSA (UC San Diego Health), and thank you to the American Liver Foundation for co-sponsoring the event and to our panel moderator Scott Suckow! ... See MoreSee Less
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What a sight at the Annual Project Homeless Connect today at the San Diego Civic Center! The Independent Living Association table had hundreds of prospective residents stop by and receive information on how to utilize the ILA Online Directory to find vacant beds in ILA member homes. The event provided lunch to attendees, as well as medical services, haircuts, clothing, DMV appointments and much more! Thank you San Diego for making all of the best resources for our homeless population accessible under one roof. ... See MoreSee Less