Services for the Homeless News
News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is Saturday, Nov. 16, through Sunday, Nov. 24, at Appalachian State University.
The week-long recognition brings attention to issues of national poverty,...more
Salvation Army's Coffs Harbour branch major, Steve Metcher, says Coffs Harbour faces an increase in homelessness.
Metcher finds that more affluent communities attract poverty. He notes that Coffs...more
Volunteers of America are working to develop a complex geared for homeless female veterans, their children and families.
The complex, which is sitting atop on a hill overlooking a butterfly...more
Angel investor Ron Conway announces that his Sf.citi association of San Francisco-based tech companies will make Project Homeless Connect its philanthropy focus for the year.
Sf.citi company tech...more
Hope Outreach Homeless Ministry believes work builds self-respect and has since been putting people to work to garner assistance.
According to Leland Streck, head of the ministry, they get people...more
Homelessness may, or may not, be obvious. It can take many forms and often difficult to spot.
People, who have been homeless, or those who have been pushed to the brink of homelessness, say that...more
Strategies to End Homelessness, an organization that leads a coordinated community effort to fight homelessness, has been assisting the homeless in Cincinnati and Hamilton County.
J-Ville, an interfaith initiative, raises awareness about pressing social issues such as homelessness.
This starts a new tenting tradition among interfaith Duke students on a Sunday night. A...more
A House bill is awaiting final approval in the Senate that would exclude volunteers from the requirement to carry a food handler's permit to serve meals to the homeless.
Initiated by Rep. Steve...more
One foundation working with its project HomelessFonts.org, is hoping that the homeless people it serves can become successful font creators.
The Cyranos McCann, an advertising agency, and the...more