Frederick Place

Hunger and Homeless Awareness Month
3:24 am
Tue November 4, 2014

November Is Key Month For Frederick Place

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November is National Hunger and Homeless Awareness Month. The Northwoods Alliance for Temporary Housing and Frederick Place, the homeless shelter in Rhinelander, are gearing up for campaigns to fulfill their mission of providing shelter for the homeless.

Frederick Place Executive Director Tammy Modic says the public can make a direct donation of a dollar at area businesses....

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Part of Statewide Effort
4:00 am
Mon January 27, 2014

Groups to Conduct Winter Homeless Count

Volunteers will be scouring four counties this Wednesday night to tally the area’s homeless population. 

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.  It covers Forest, Langlade, Oneida and Vilas Counties. 

Coordinator Lori Hallas explains the count is an important tool to measure the homeless population.   

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Arts & Life
3:41 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Soup For Shelter Set For November 9

Frederick Place homeless shelter Rhinelander
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A key fundraiser for the Northwoods homeless shelter happens this Saturday.

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.

Director Tammy Modic says the event nourishes everyone involved...

 

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Count held twice each year
1:37 pm
Tue July 23, 2013

Homeless Count In Northwoods Set For July 31

Rhinelander homeless shelter
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The Northern Wisconsin Initiative To Stop Homelessness Continuum of Care will conduct their bi-annual count of the homeless on July 31.


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....



"....right now we're looking at the cities of Rhinelander, Minocqua, Eagle River, Crandon and Antigo...."

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