Egbert “Skip” Visker is hugged by resident as he leaves the homeless shelter in Placer County to a new home in Auburn on Wednesday. The formerly homeless man is moving into a home purchased with money from the Whole Person Care grant.
Egbert “Skip” Visker is hugged by resident as he leaves the homeless shelter in Placer County to a new home in Auburn on Wednesday. The formerly homeless man is moving into a home purchased with money from the Whole Person Care grant. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
Egbert “Skip” Visker is hugged by resident as he leaves the homeless shelter in Placer County to a new home in Auburn on Wednesday. The formerly homeless man is moving into a home purchased with money from the Whole Person Care grant. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com

Placer provides glimpse of what Sacramento may expect on tackling homeless challenges

November 13, 2017 07:00 AM

UPDATED November 13, 2017 07:00 AM

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