Presented as part of Austin’s 2011 Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, the Downtown Service Provider Crawl will spotlight the four major service providers in the downtown area: Trinity Center, Front Steps (ARCH), Salvation Army, and Caritas. Participants will take an interactive walking tour to follow in the footsteps of a person or family experiencing homelessness. Experience the emotional component of seeking assistance while in a safe, controlled environment.
“To Whom this May Concern: I speak only for me, I am so grateful for the help and most of all love and understanding that you and your staff has given to me.”Read More
Dear friends, it is with great sadness that we share with you the passing of a long-time friend of Trinity Center.Read More
Volunteers from Temple Beth Shalom spent a recent Saturday working hard to give Trinity Center a fresh interior coat of paint and a brighter look inside. The volunteers spent their day painting th einterior of the Center to give our neighbors, volunteers, and staff a pleasant environment for working, connecting, and visiting.
After four years of working at Trinity Center, and five years working in the downtown homeless community, my last day was Friday, May 6th. I started my social work career in July 2006, just out of UT grad school, as a Case Manager at the ARCH Healthcare for the Homeless clinic, and after a year there, I moved to Trinity Center where I have found a home away from home among our neighbors, staff, and volunteers. I have worn many hats as a Trinity Center staff member over the years from coordinating volunteers and running the Center to supervising interns and AmeriCorps members and even writing policies and grants. My most favorite part of the job and what I will miss the most is the people IRead More