Posts by Richard Dover

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Exorbitant Rent Increase-Solutions

There may not be solutions to exorbitant rent increases in Burien but we at least need to look at options.

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Exorbitant Rent Increases Cause Homelessness in Burien

Exorbitant Rent Increases Cause Homelessness in Burien One of the ways to deal with the homeless issue in Burien is...

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Homeless Motor Homes

Homeless Motor Homes Seattle-the Land of Fools This is going to be one of my more direct, in your face,...

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Affordable Housing for women in Seatac

Clean & sober affordable housing in Seatac, Washington for women and children

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Walk the Streets in Burien

Everybody is complaining about the homeless, addicts, mentally ill on the streets, in the parks, at the library in Burien. How many are willing to ministry to those on the streets?

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Enabling and the Homeless-Part One

Some are concerned about Burien enabling the homeless or addicts. There is a big difference between helping and enabling. Providing food and clothing to a human being in need is much different than providing money and not holding them accountable for behavior.

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Enabling and the Homeless Part Two

Providing food, clothing, medical and dental assistance, housing options is not enabling the homeless and addicts in Burien. It actually brings hope and can empower them to get help and change.

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Enabling and the Homeless-Part Three

What are you doing and supporting? Enabling or Empowering the Homeless?

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Crime and the Homeless

Is there crime associated with the homeless in Burien? Absolutely!! Is it everyone? Absolutely not. Are there ways to reduce crime among the homeless? Absolutely!

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Collaboration-Working Together Regarding Homelessness

What would happen if Burien residents, businesses, churches, government agencies non-profits, homeless worked together on the homelessness problem? Amazing things could happen.