Aisha Abu Awwad, 57, sat in front of a demolished tent that once constituted her family’s home in the Palestinian community of Humsa al-Fawqa. With practically no shelter from the winter weather, she held tightly to her youngest granddaughter, three-month-old Manar, who is also the youngest newborn in the community.
More families staying at the Global Dorm in Maite are being placed into homes, Guam Housing and Urban Renewal Authority Director Ray Topasna said. Topasna provided an update during an Interagency Council on Homelessness and the Office of Homelessness and Poverty Prevention meeting Thursday. He said over the last couple of
The COVID-19 pandemic has left thousands of Oklahomans without jobs, and some do not have a place to stay.Now, the city of Moore is rolling out a new program using federal relief funding to help families facing homelessness get back on their feet.“The number of people that are calling worried
Housing Hope is proposing developing a complex to house the Edmonds School District’s homeless students on the 1.8-acre, district-owned Scriber Baseball field, located along 58th Avenue West and adjacent to Cedar Valley Community School in Lynnwood. (Image courtesy of the Edmonds School District) A proposed partnership between an Everett non-profit
Community Posted Monday, January 18, 2021 3:16 pm In an effort to help one of the most vulnerable populations during the coronavirus pandemic, members of Chaparral Christian Church volunteered to shelter and provide meals for families experiencing homelessness in partnership with Family Promise of Greater Phoenix. Family Promise rescues primarily
SOUTH LOS ANGELES (KABC) — The numbers are alarming: more than 17,000 LA schoolkids are homeless. And now with the COVID-19 pandemic, educational inequities have been drawn into the spotlight. The working poor and those experiencing homelessness face the added challenges of shared computers, or no computers; and poor Wi-Fi.
“Clayton’s support of A Future Begins at Home has enabled us to increase the impact of our homelessness prevention and diversion programs and assist many more families facing homelessness,” said Claas Ehlers, CEO of Family Promise. “This has been crucial with so many families facing homelessness due to COVID and