Services for the Homeless News
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Two Alaska nonprofits have garnered $768,000 in federal grants from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to help reduce veteran homelessness.
The funding was released through VA's...more
A federal funding valued over $181,780 will be awarded to local housing agencies to help homeless families and individuals get housing support and shelter.
The federal funds come from the United...more
Homelessness is increasing in schools with school officials are counting higher percentages of homeless children among their student body.
According to Jake Murray is the director of the Aspire...more
Homeless NYC man, Leo Grand, who was taught how to code by Patrick McConlogue, has launched his carpool app.
The app aims to cut the number of automobiles on the road, and in turn, to shrink down...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
Bad credit, criminal history and high rents keep people out of rental housing. Tight apartment vacancy rates add another dimension of complexity to the hunt for housing.
Criminal history can play...more
A Portland event tagged "Homeless Voices for Justice" annual summer event will feature how a homeless person battles a day's hardship and struggles.
The event is to raise awareness about...more
There is a proven research that housing subsidies successfully reduce homelessness among children and families, contradicting the "zombie lie" long maintained by the Bloomberg administration...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
The Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts has suddenly cut the funding on the Compass Project, a youth development approach that is being used in Worcester to serve homeless youths.