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Christal Luellen

New program helps chronically homeless

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After being homeless off and on for the past four years, Christal Luellen is in a home and working toward maintaining her independence, through a new program begun by the St. Croix and Polk County branches of the Salvation Army.


The Supportive Housing Program (SHP) was created to help people who have extra difficulty finding permanent housing.

"It's a good chance to get back on your feet," Luellen said.

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Gretta Stark
Gretta Stark has been a reporter for the River Falls Journal since July of 2013. She previously worked as a reporter for the New Richmond News from June 2012 to July 2013. She holds a BA in Print and Electronic Media from Wartburg College.
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