Frederick Place en Groups to Conduct Winter Homeless Count <p>Volunteers will be scouring four counties this Wednesday night to tally the area’s homeless population.&nbsp;</p><p>The point-in-time count is conducted by a coalition of groups called Northern Wisconsin Initiative to Stop Homelessness, including Oneida County UW Extension and Forward Service Corporation.&nbsp; It covers Forest, Langlade, Oneida and Vilas Counties.&nbsp;</p><p>Coordinator Lori Hallas&nbsp;explains the count is an important tool to measure the homeless population. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 13514 at Soup For Shelter Set For November 9 <p>A key fundraiser for the Northwoods homeless shelter happens this Saturday.</p><p>The annual "Soup For Shelter" supports the Northwoods Alliance for Temporary Housing and the shelter, Frederick Place, in Rhinelander. The shelter is used by persons from Oneida, Vilas, Lincoln, Forest and Langlade counties.</p><p>Director Tammy Modic says the event nourishes everyone involved...</p><p> </p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 21:41:00 +0000 Ken Krall 10139 at Soup For Shelter Set For November 9 Homeless Count In Northwoods Set For July 31 <P>The Northern Wisconsin Initiative To Stop Homelessness Continuum of Care will conduct their bi-annual count of the homeless on July 31.</P> <P>Lori Hallas from Forward Service Corporation says the "Point In Time" count finds volunteers and staff going out in the region to get an idea of how many people are without shelter....</P> <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><I><U>"....right now we're looking at the cities of Rhinelander, Minocqua, Eagle River, Crandon and Antigo...."</U></I></P></BLOCKQUOTE> <P>The Point-In-Time count will begin with a kick-off event July 31 at St. Tue, 23 Jul 2013 18:37:03 +0000 Ken Krall 5482 at Homeless Count In Northwoods Set For July 31