Common Health 2/16/11

Producer/Host: Jim Fisher
Studio Engineer: Amy Browne

Topic: Politics, Economics and Housing

How do people fall into foreclosure? What programs are there to help people who are losing their homes? What is the role of community organizing in helping people living on the edge of homelessness?

Genevieve Lysen, Maine People’s Resource Center, Portland, ME, Housing and Worker Justice Organizer at the Maine People’s Alliance
Debbie King-Johnson, Maine Housing’s Consumer Education and Outreach Manager in the Homeownership Department.