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Oh for shame! This story is heartbreaking. Shame on the council – SHAME on them! To take away a homeless person’s only source of warmth and protection – it goes beyond mere indifference, doesn’t it? 588 more words

When will it End

Convevar Abonyo

After analyzing the main causes of having a lot of street children on our streets, including the street families from our previous blog, I thought of carrying out a survey to get your responses concerning their increase. 195 more words


Grateful for the reminder

Last week I was taking the metro to an appointment. At the station entrance were three homeless people, two men, one woman. It is a pricier area so you don’t often see homeless people there, but I wasn’t really surprised. 610 more words


Gaia House provides overnight shelters to homeless during subzero temperatures

For two years, James ‘California’ Hayes has been sleeping rough on the streets of Carbondale.

“I used to be somebody,” Hayes said.

Originally from Monterey County, California, Hayes found himself in Anna two years as a stranded commercial truck driver when he became homeless. 487 more words

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During winter break, I lead a group of nine students on a service trip to Atlanta. Our trip was focused on urban homelessness and hunger, and we stayed in a homeless shelter and worked at a food pantry. 481 more words


Humility and more of what Jordan taught in our friendship

Jordan walked in the church where I worked at the time, two days after Donald Trump was elected president. Welcoming him back to Foundry UMC… 305 more words


U.S. Could End Homelessness With Money Used To Buy Christmas Decorations

$20 Billion in funding could end homelessness in the US. That’s about what we spend on Christmas decorations every year. The link has a great info graphic showing places we might find that funding. 32 more words

Nobody Is Flying The Plane