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Hi evfurry..boy we know friends in the US and France have had some pretty awful rain….and we hope evfurry is safe and dry..we have been hit with the opposite! 377 more words


Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)

Many thousands more are living in deep poverty and paying more than they can afford for rent, leaving them extremely vulnerable to homelessness.

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National Veterans Day Ceremony

The Veterans Day National Ceremony is held each year on November 11th at Arlington National Cemetery . The ceremony commences precisely at 11:00 a.m. with a wreath laying at the Tomb of the Unknowns and continues inside the Memorial Amphitheater with a parade of colors by veterans’ organizations and remarks from dignitaries. 24 more words


Milwaukie Local Iraq Vet Tina Kennedy Seeks to End Homelessness

After 22 years traveling the world, a 1992 Milwaukie High School graduate has returned to her hometown with a plan to build a transitional compound for homeless veterans. 151 more words

What Day is it really......

So if I can remember what day it is that would be a good start to the day…its been Thursday all day to me….crazy when your retired all the days of the become the same…LOLĀ  so it really is Wednesday but in my little mind its really Thursday, oh wait or is it Tuesday….thank goodness I have a calendar on my phone…LOL… 417 more words

Targeting Chronically Homeless Veterans with HUD-VASH

Hundreds of veterans are sleeping on the street or in the emergency shelter system in the District of Columbia. This brief examines data from the vulnerability index survey, completed by the DC Department of Health and Human Services and Common Ground, a nonprofit supportive housing provider.