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Rosemary Soto works for the County of Monterey.  She serves as a liaison with community members and organizations working to reduce violence, and connects them to available public resources. She acts as a link between the regional efforts throughout the county.  Because she seeks partnerships to further this work, CASP is a natural fit for her and her interests.  The professional network around the table advances a multi-sector approach and holistic solutions.

 

Rosemary is one of the original members of CASP. “Its remarkable improvement has come from the strength of the collaboration, from years of growing together and working together.  There’s a lot of commitment around the table…” and some original members.  “If you are serving youth dealing with the challenges and disparities that are involved in gang/system involvement, then you will find the partnerships in CASP that will help you address the many layers of root causes.”

 

Rosemary was born and raised in Salinas, and lives in Salinas now with her black terrier mix dog named, “Blackie.”

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CASP
Thank you to everyone that attended the Faith Convening on January 25, 2018.  Faith Convening Images click here 
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First 5 Monterey County
Join the Bright Beginnings Early Childhood Development initiative! First 5 Monterey County has released Round 10 of the application to select child care programs to receive technical assistance services that will improve child care quality and support inclusion for children ages 0 to 5 years and…
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Over 50 people joined the CASP Board of Directors for the CASP Action Team listening Session on March 12. The topic was "How can Cannabis Tax Policy Support Violence Prevention" Much appreciation to everyone who participated!
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Special thanks to all our CASP partners who joined us for the "Changing the Public Discourse on Violence" training by Berkeley Media Studies Group on Friday, March 9.  Thirty people attended. The County of Monterey hosted the training in their new  building at Schilling Place.
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Community Human Services is offering group counseling. Services will be provided at the Chinatown Health Services Center in Salinas at 115 East Lake Street, Mondays and Thursdays from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Medi-Cal and sliding fee clients are welcome. For more information please call, 831.757.7915,…
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Did you miss the photos from National Night Out? Check them out here.
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Harmony at Home
Join Harmony at Home on the THIRD THURSDAY of every month for a casual bicycle ride to Lover's Point and back! We will meet at Workhorse Bicycles located at 486 Washington Street in downtown Monterey at 5:30pm and depart around 5:45pm. We suggest a $10 donation that you can pay with cash, credit…
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The Epicenter
Are you a high school student who needs community service hours? Then join the Prevention Youth Council. For more information, click on the flyer below. You may also contact Lesa Rubalcava at (831)800-3066 or lesa@epicentermonterey.org.