Human Services, General/Other News
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According to Nan Roman, president of the National Alliance to End Homelessness, the homelessness in New York City is no easy fix.
Roman explains what the homelessness system can do is resolve...more
According to a 2011 Homelessness Resource Center study, 23.5 percent of homeless are teens and young adults.
These teens and young adults are largely invisible, buried beneath the visible homeless...more
The Senate passes a bill decreeing the addition of three members in the Interagency Council on Homelessness.
To join the Council, one should be a ProvidenceVeterans Administration Medical Center...more
According the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, New York City and Los Angeles both account for one-fifth of the nation's homeless population. Both cities have witnessed significant...more
Nashville Coalition for the Homeless presents with the Phyllis M. Frank Volunteer Award to local volunteers Julie Davis and Cheryl Hays of Re-New, a program at the YWCA of Nashville & Middle...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
The state Department of Health and Human Services produced a series of videos showcasing what working in health and human services is really like.
The real deal behind these videos exposes high...more
Organizations across Knoxville-Knox County are pitching in to help homeless children and their families cope with their current situation.
According to the National Alliance to End Homelessness,...more
HomeStart, a nonprofit organization, works to end homelessness in the Greater Boston area. HomeStart officials lead the organization to help homeless individuals, families and veterans.