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Cities Remember Homeless Deaths, Commit to Creating Solutions

December 21 is marked as Homeless Persons’ Remembrance Day. More than 100 communities across 39 states will hold memorial services and provide personal remembrances for those that have been lost.  1,030 more words


Veteran Homelessness - NYT Editorial

Yesterday, the International New York Times published an editorial titled “Broken Promises to Homeless Vets” where the Board called President Obama’s recent statement of having reduced the number of homeless veterans by 47 percent, an “upbeat statistic actually reflects shrunken ambition and mission failure” 139 more words


Coming Home to Homelessness in the United States

I met a stranger named Paul on night.  Paul appeared out of nowhere early one evening as I was struggling with my purchases at a local Home and Garden store. 1,525 more words


Top 3 Takeaways From the First Lady’s Address on Veteran Homelessness

First Lady Michelle Obama addressed and thanked city officials and the National League of Cities (NLC) for their support of the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness as part of NLC’s 2016 Congressional City Conference in Washington, D.C. 326 more words


Ending veteran homelessness in CT does not mean it is 'abolished'

Taylor Nicole Richards – News Writer

Governor Dannel Malloy recently announced in an interview with WNPR that Connecticut is officially the second state to end veteran homelessness after Virginia. 523 more words