Tag: Homelessness

Charity running out of money for homeless motel vouchers

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Jackie Campbell, 23, her three children, boyfriend and two small dogs have been living out of their Ford Explorer for about...
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BISMARCK, N.D. — Bismarck is exploring funding options to address the area's homeless crisis after the only men's shelter in the city closed several...
Report: 80 homeless people died on Portland streets in 2016

PORTLAND, Ore. — Eighty homeless people died on the streets in the Portland metropolitan area last year, adding to a tally of more than...
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CLEVELAND — Authorities say the bodies of two people believed to be homeless have been found near downtown Cleveland. ...
California city approves tiny home plan to tackle homeless

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Officials in San Jose, California have approved a pilot program to build 40 so-called tiny homes for homeless people to...
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LAS VEGAS — A recent report says southern Nevada has the eighth-largest homeless population in the country. ...
Utah governor unveils $16.7 billion budget plan for 2018

KAYSVILLE, Utah — Gov. Gary Herbert is calling on Utah lawmakers to keep tackling issues around Salt Lake City's homeless shelter and to get...
Once-homeless man publishes book written along the way

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — A once-homeless man has published a book about homeless shelters and his five-year experience with homelessness. ...
Addiction, mental illness complicate help for the homeless

EVERETT, Wash. — This is the lesson that the working-class city of Everett has learned: It takes a community to rescue the hardcore homeless. ...
Audit: Lack of oversight worsens Dallas homeless problem

DALLAS — An internal audit says Dallas officials have done a poor job of keeping an eye on people and agencies they've tasked with...

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