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.
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
Incredible Thrift is a thrift store stationed in Springfield's South Glenstone Street, where its staff comprises of homeless or "at risk" kids.
James Bruggeman, the store director, saw the need...more
Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, recently awarded more than $1.9 million in homelessness prevention grants to New Mexico counties as part of an effort to serve 1,300 homeless and...more
Father Chris Riley, CEO and founder at Youth Off The Streets, breaks down core myths about homeless youth.
Marking Youth Homelessness Matters Day on April 9, Riley asserts that breaking down...more
Ed Peterson, the founder and Executive Director of Housing Hope is one of Everett, Washington's best social entrepreneurs.
Peterson has been highly regarded businessman in the community when he...more
Street Soccer USA holds its final round in a small soccer field smack dab in the heart of Manhattan.
Founded by Lawrence Cann, the soccer league is composed of homeless athletes, both men and...more
Linnea and Danielle, the creators of Raw Threads, a nonprofit devoted to giving people a voice through drawing and fashion, works with the Coalition for the Homeless to address needs of people living...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 City of Rochester recently announces the release of its Homeless Resolution Strategy to address the issue of homelessness.
The City of Rochester has been managing a study to help recognize...more
Homeless agencies have set a cautious welcome to the Social Impact Investing scheme, which was announced in the budget that will primarily focus on housing projects.
The first phase of the scheme...more