Dixie Care & Share and VA Homeless Fair offer helps with housing and job search

ST. GEORGE – Dixie Care & Share and VA Salt Lake City Health Care System will hold a Homeless Fair and Veterans Stand Down Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., lunch served from 12-1 p.m., at the Dixie Care & Share Community Soup Kitchen. The soup kitchen is located at Grace Episcopal Church, 1072 E 900 South, in St. George.

Many helpful agencies including the VA, Dixie Care & Share and others will be represented to explain their services.

The event is open to the community. It is for those interested in supporting its purposes and anyone in need of help in finding a job or temporary housing. All are invited to come and to invite those who can be helped and to see what services are available right here locally.

“Dixie Care & Share and Veterans (Affairs) are excited about hosting this event in Washington County,” Dixie Care & Share’s executive director, Jae Maxfield, said, “and being able to have the service providers all together in one convenient location to serve those in need,”

Dixie Care & Share, a 501(c)(3) charity based in St. George, is a community organization created to provide food and shelter to the homeless and disadvantaged in Washington County and facilitate their self-reliance and independence. Dixie Care & Share operates food banks and an emergency shelter in Washington County dedicated to helping those who need employment, housing, and food resources.

Please call 435-628-3661 with any questions.

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