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Jim Connell

Expert Profile

Jim Connell

Executive Director
Poverello House
Expertise: 
health of the homeless and the destitute in Fresno
free health care services for the homeless and the destitute
alcohol and drug rehabilitation for the homeless
transitional housing and temporary overnight shelter for the homeless

Biography

Jim Connell is executive director of Poverello House, a private, nonprofit, nondenominational organization serving the hungry, the homeless and the destitute in Fresno. Poverello House serves three meals a day, 365 days a year, to anyone in need. It also offers free medical and dental care through the Holy Cross Clinic, provides showers and laundry services, serves as a day shelter and safe haven for people on the streets, houses a 28-bed residential alcohol and drug rehabilitation program and a five-bed transitional home, and offers temporary overnight shelter.

P.O. Box 12225
Fresno  California  93777
United States
Office Phone: 
(559) 498-6988 x111
Office Fax: 
(559) 485-6548

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