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Under One Roof
Can the City Make Good on Its Affordable Housing Promise?
"...The AHFC coordinator for economic development services, Martin Gonzalez, says city policy impacts developers in another..."

July 28, 2000 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Articulations
More cultural philanthropy and a disturbing Statesman report on same.
"...characterizing the arts as "highbrow" and pitting it against social services, as if we can't afford both, is simplistic..."

June 16, 2000 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Federal Money at Stake
"...Rehabilitation services $2.4 billion..."

Feb. 11, 2000 News Feature

Postmarks
Can't Handle Scamming
"...in the article. Any notion that we should gut social services/social fabric spending to increase police presence in the..."

Aug. 15, 1997 Column

After Five Decades, Austin Recovery to Close
Nonprofit succumbs to financial challenges made worse by COVID
"...for people battling addiction, as well as how those services are funded. For each of the last 10 years,..."

April 22, 2020 News Post by Austin Sanders

Every Day of Your Life
Remembering Sims Ellison, and profiling the SIMS Foundation
"...able to help him. All moved awkwardly through the services, gratefully accepting comfort and support from friends and fans..."

July 7, 2000 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

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Our readers talk back.
"...On January 20, 2006, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission initiated a new program called the Integrated Eligibility..."

July 14, 2006 Column

Page Two
The Planned Parenthood boycott is about moral bullying, not a commitment to preserving life.
"...unborn. Again and again, he cites the family and social standards. He is happy to threaten the livelihoods of..."

Dec. 5, 2003 Column by Louis Black

Justice Delayed?
A federal judge's decision on Medicaid angers GOP legislators
"...a federal mandate to improve its delivery of Medicaid services -- the federal-/state-funded medical and dental program for the..."

Sept. 22, 2000 News Feature by Louis Dubose

Paying Doctor
Federal Insurance Program Could Aid Texas' Youth
"...Dr. Celia Neavel, director of adolescent health services at the People's Health Clinic photograph by Jana Birchum..."

Dec. 26, 1997 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

allgo Celebrates Milestone 35th Anniversary
Honoring grassroots org's past, present, future serving QPOC
"...Though allgo served as a social space-maker, much of the org’s work in the Eighties..."

Oct. 16, 2020 Qmmunity Post by Lilli Hime

Community Court Finds New Home at Terrazas Library
Temporary move allows greater number of people experiencing homelessness to access walk-in services per day
"...Austin Community Court temporarily moved its triage case management services from its location on East Sixth Street to Austin..."

Aug. 28, 2020 News Feature by Angela Bonilla

Council Poised to Enact First APD Reforms and Budget Cuts
Change begins now
"...the FY 2020 budget – to a variety of social services and criminal justice diversion programs...."

June 12, 2020 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Local Representatives Check In, Bring Food to Neighbors in Williamson County
Bucy, Flannigan team up to serve HD 136
"...from COVID-19, seniors face additional barriers to receiving essential services and sources of support, including food access and community..."

April 3, 2020 News Post by Beth Sullivan

Chronicle Endorsements
Dec. 11 Run-off Election; Early Voting Nov. 29-Dec. 7
"...was able to establish. Her expertise in human and social services, gathered during her time at the Ending Community..."

Nov. 23, 2018 News Feature by The Chronicle Editorial Board

Money Don't Buy Everything, It's True …
City Council plows through housing, energy, and budget hearing
"...• Social Services: Several speakers noted the underfunding of public health/social..."

Aug. 21, 2017 News Post by Michael King

The Mayor's Story
Three contenders try to write a personal tale that will convince the voters
"...and in his work with many local artistic and social justice nonprofits. The implication has been that he's not..."

Oct. 10, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Top 10 Texas LGBT Stories
One step back and two steps forward
"...Texas, the national trend toward LGBT equality gained momentum. Social conservatives tried vainly to throw on the brakes, but..."

Jan. 6, 2014 News Post by Brandon Watson

Reclaiming 'The Corner'
Neighbors, police, and prosecutors applaud the 'Drug Market Intervention' at 12th and Chicon
"...to a meeting with police, neighbors, faith leaders, and social service providers, and given notice that they are being..."

Sept. 20, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Point Austin: Adios, Mofo
The governor's legacy of negligence and contempt
"...objection to higher (state) property taxes and virtually all social services. But public needs don't disappear simply because state..."

July 12, 2013 News Column by Michael King

Exiled From Main Street
Can Austin's stock of affordable housing keep pace with high-speed growth?
"...suburbs or to areas of Austin that have fewer services. This recent history is reflected in a report from..."

June 28, 2013 News Feature by Elizabeth Pagano

The Canada Model
Author Paul Tough on education innovator Geoffrey Canada
"...2008, recounting how the Bronx native reshaped a local social services nonprofit called the Rheedlen Centers for Children and..."

Aug. 6, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

'Chronicle' Endorsements
May 9 Municipal Election
"...most reliable and thoughtful advocate for protecting core city services and those policies indispensable to citizens' quality of life:..."

May 8, 2009 News Feature

'Chronicle' Endorsements
May 9 municipal election (early voting, April 27-May 5)
"...most reliable and thoughtful advocate for protecting core city services and those policies indispensable to citizens' quality of life:..."

April 24, 2009 News Feature

The Long Shadow of Wal-Mart
Place 1 candidates differ on development, environment
"...also been a strong advocate of city support for social services. "They fill a need that is absolutely essential..."

April 25, 2008 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Texas Pregnancy Care Network Proves Unimpressive
Report shows Alternatives to Abortion program to be expensive, inefficient
"...be diverted from traditional providers of comprehensive family-planning health-care services to so-called "crisis pregnancy centers," unlicensed and unregulated groups..."

April 18, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Downtown Austin Plan
The city unveils its Downtown Plan in progress
"...clear assurances that each specific need (affordable housing, parkland, social services, new retail and office, etc.) will be promoted..."

Jan. 11, 2008 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

On the Lege
Trying to revive insurance for kids
"...privatization experiments on segments of the Health and Human Services Commission, which ultimately made Texas a poster child for..."

April 27, 2007 News Column by Amy Smith

Beside the Point: City Budget
Council goes for the rollback rate, gives early Christmas presents
"...$525.3 million General Fund budget, largely public safety and social-service needs. Council spent most of its Monday meeting these..."

Sept. 15, 2006 News Column by Wells Dunbar

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Our readers talk back.
"...to hire outside legal counsel for review of professional services contracts was made by Mayor Pro Tem Dale Dingley...."

May 12, 2006 Column

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