NIMBY is an acronym that stands for “No longer In My Again Backyard.” It’s what occurs when a neighborhood (and even simply a person) places up resistance to one thing getting into that neighborhood (for instance, a jail). On this first of a two-part characteristic, you are going to meet Juliet Dorris-Williams, Government Director of The PEER Heart, a peer-run, drop-in facility in Columbus, Ohio. After offering much-needed products and services for fairly a while, the Heart used to be challenged through some contributors of the neighborhood who felt it used to be an unwanted part. This in the long run resulted in the Heart relocating. Juliet stocks the tale of this year-long combat.
NIMBY Display Highlights:
“The largest lesson that I’ve discovered on this previous yr is that you’ll be proper… and nonetheless lose.” ~ Juliet Dorris-Williams
[1:26] Juliet talks about The PEER Heart.
[3:06] How NIMBY struck.
[5:47] Welcoming the neighbors.
[8:05] Looking to meet the neighbors midway.
[13:16] The prison combat over NIMBY.
[19:38] Will the neighbors be told anything else?
About Our Visitor
Juliet Dorris-Williams, is Government Director of The PEER Heart in Columbus, Ohio, and a grasp’s educated, authorized, social employee administrator. All over her grownup existence, she has discovered to effectively navigate the demanding situations that include being a survivor of trauma and its accompanying dual, melancholy. She may be the writer of Notes to my 25 12 months Outdated Self… A Non secular Adventure.
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