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$2.3M federal grant boosts programs here for homeless youth
At Cocoon House in Everett, a HUD official said the money is a reward for proven success.
For young people on the streets, Cocoon House provides a refuge
Presented by Premera Blue Cross
When Lux Howard came out to his mother seven years ago, his mother laughed in his face. Only 14 at the time and living in Upstate New York, Howard didn’t have the life skills or language to adequately communicate what he was experiencing: discomfort in a female body, an attraction to boys and girls, and a general disconnect with his peers. Every six months or so through the following years, Howard continued to broach the topic of gender identity with his mom, who he says brushed off his questioning as “just a phase.”
Lux Howard, an outreach youth counselor at Cocoon House, shares his life experiences with the homeless youth that frequent the drop-in outreach center in Everett
Howard’s relationship with his father was equally fraught. Howard says…
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Premera pledges $250M of tax cut to health coverage, charity
Cocoon House is among the beneficiaries, receiving $1.6 million from the non-profit health insurer.