Tuesday, February 04, 2014
By Ilya Marritz
Listen in as the Commissioner joins volunteers to count homeless people living on the streets of New York.
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Obesity is one of the most pressing concerns in contemporary American life, and a new study finds that it affects the country's homeless population as much as it does the general population. Andrea De Mink, the founder and executive of an Indianapolis-based homelessness organization The PourHouse, strives to provide her patrons with the healthiest food possible in order to combat this rising concern, and Barbara DiPietro, the policy director of the National Health Care for the Homeless Council, explains why this research is largely unsurprising.
Friday, February 03, 2012
The Department of Homeless Services announced on its web site Friday that it will not pay February rents for at least 9,000 formerly homeless families and individuals currently receiving rental assistance through the Advantage housing program.
Thursday, December 09, 2010
Some city council members are expressing outrage at a homeless prevention study that is denying certain families services.