HOPE

Southern Oregon’s leading broadcaster, and the creator of the Southern Oregon Meth Project, KOBI-TV/NBC5, will work with AllCare to bring compelling news stories and Public Service Announcements providing information about homelessness and poverty in Jackson County. The goals of the on-air and web campaign will be to educate and inform people in our community about support programs that help those individuals that are homeless and / or in poverty.

Employing the combined reach and messaging power of KOBI-TV/NBC5, This TV, www.kobi5.com, Facebook and YouTube….viewers will see the compelling and emotional stories of those individuals that are affected, how they got where they are, and what their hopes and dreams are moving forward.

HOPE: First Presbyterian Church of Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore.— Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh learned about the First Presbyterian Church of Ashland. They do a lot of work to help people struggling with homelessness by …

HOPE: Joe’s Place

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh learned about an organization call Joe’s Place. They focus on helping homeless and disadvantaged youth get off the streets …

HOPE: Home at Last

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh met with a man who experienced homelessness in Ashland. He suffers from multiple disabilities and heard about an organization …

HOPE: OnTrack

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh met with a woman who struggled with addiction and homelessness since she was a teenager. At 17, she …

HOPE: Curry County Veterans Services

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh met with two veterans who experienced homelessness or were on the brink of homelessness. Both of them went to …

HOPE: Oasis Shelter

CURRY COUNTY, Ore.— Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh met with a woman named Kimberly. She became homeless when she fled an abusive husband and ended up at the …

HOPE: Beyond Rejection

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh went to Curry County to find out about the organization Beyond Rejection. It was started by Jim Johnson, his …

HOPE: Central Curry School District

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh went to Central Curry school district to find out how homelessness impacts its students, and what the district does …

HOPE: Coffee Shop Offers Helping Hand

Curry County is among the smallest in the state. That means there are less job opportunities, housing options, even affordable housing. That’s why many organizations are working together to help those experiencing homelessness or close to it. In this episode of “HOPE,” …

HOPE: Welcome Home Oregon

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh went to Welcome Home Oregon in Grants Pass. The organization provides transitional housing for those who are just getting …