Meeting Basic Human Needs

Meeting Basic Human Needs

Support programs and policies to prevent or reduce poverty and to promote self-sufficiency for individuals and families.

Income Assistance. Support income assistance programs, based on need, that provide decent, adequate standards for food, clothing, and shelter.

Support Services. Provide essential support services.

Housing. Support policies to provide a decent home and a suitable living environment for every American family.

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The Irving League of Women Voters supports funding for programs to reduce the incidence of Domestic Violence and to alleviate its effects.

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The League of Women Voters of Northwest Wayne County supports the following criteria for senior services.
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The State Senate will vote Tuesday on two bills supported by the League and one that we oppose.

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The League of Women Voters of San Joaquin County supports both public and private programs to provide sufficient and adequate housing to meet the needs of the entire community.
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Homelessness and Affordable Housing are major problem areas in the Bay Area and in California.

Event Date: 
Oct 14 2019 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Yosemite Falls Cafe

Linda Gleason, founder, The Children's Movement Fresno will be the featured speaker at the League's October membership meeting.  Join us at Yosemite Falls Cafe (at Granite Park) in Fresno, 4020 N. Cedar at 6 pm.  No host dinner.

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Support of local, consistent, transportation for the elderly and/or disabled in the Oxford area financed by public and private funding (1979; amended 2010, 2013, 2015).

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Support of human services, especially children’s services, for Butler County and the Oxford community through both public and private agencies

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The League of Women Voters of the Midland Area supports the principle of availability of safe, decent, desirable housing in sound neighborhoods for all Midland County residents.