October 16, 2019

Santa Cruz County: “Santa Cruz panel highlights ‘women and homelessness’ in series,” Santa Cruz Sentinel

October 11, 2019 By Jessica A. York Of the more than 2,000 people estimated as homeless countywide this year, more...
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October 16, 2019

San Diego: “The city is moving forward with a $1.9 billion plan to address homelessness in San Diego,” The San Diego Union-Tribune

October 14, 2019 By Gary Warth San Diego City Council members embraced an ambitious plan Monday that aims to get...
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September 10, 2019

San Diego County: “Sleepless San Diego gives close look at homelessness,” The San Diego Union-Tribune

September 4, 2019 By Gary Warth SAN DIEGO — About 500 people are expected to spend the night sleeping under...
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September 10, 2019

Santa Cruz County: “Santa Cruz homeless job training farm secures success stories,” Santa Cruz Sentinel

September 9, 2019 By Jessica A. York SANTA CRUZ — Before graduating from the Homeless Garden Project’s job training program,...
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September 10, 2019

Seattle/King County: “New authority to fight homelessness will boost accountability, Seattle mayor says,” K5 News

September 7, 2019 Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan believes a proposed regional authority to tackle the homeless crisis could create a...
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September 10, 2019

Pierce County: “Shelter opens in Tacoma to help get homeless teens off the streets,” Q13 FOX

August 26, 2019 By Franque Thompson TACOMA, Wash. - A shelter in Tacoma was created to help youth who were...
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August 27, 2019

Merced County: “Homelessness is Merced’s biggest problem. Will this new housing make any difference?,” Merced Sun Star

By Thaddeus Miller The state awarded Merced a $13.9 million grant on Friday for a project that fits into plans...
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August 27, 2019

Santa Cruz County: “Santa Cruz to debate homelessness and public facilities use,” Santa Cruz Sentinel

August 24, 2019 By Jessica A. York SANTA CRUZ — Lightly managing and later removing a large unsanctioned city homeless...
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August 27, 2019

San Diego: “Long-Delayed Skydiving Facility-Turned-Homeless Center Could Open Soon,” Voice of San Diego

August 26, 2019 By Lisa Halverstadt The long-delayed homeless housing navigation center in East Village could finally open its doors...
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August 14, 2019

Santa Cruz County: “Santa Cruz attention to chronic homelessness paying off,” Santa Cruz Sentinel

July 17, 2019 By Jessica A. York SANTA CRUZ — Qualifying as one of Santa Cruz County’s most vulnerable people...
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August 14, 2019

San Diego: “San Diego City Council approves homeless housing plan,” Fox 5

August 12, 2019 By Danielle Radin San Diego –- The San Diego City Council unanimously approved Mayor Kevin Faulconer’s “Housing...
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August 14, 2019

Fresno: “Fresno County lays out its priorities to combat homelessness. Will the courts stop it?,” The Sun

July 15, 2019 By George Hostetter The Fresno County Board of Supervisors recently adopted a list of “Homelessness Priorities” for...
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August 14, 2019

Seattle: “This new development will provide Seattle’s aging homeless population with housing and health care,” Crosscut

August 14, 2019 By David Kroman As King County’s homeless population ages and grows, shelters, service providers and hospitals are...
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June 6, 2019

Boston: “Boston has found housing for more than 1,000 homeless veterans in last five years, Mayor Marty Walsh says,” Mass Live

May 27, 2019 By Dan Glaun The city of Boston has housed more than 1,000 homeless veterans since the implementation...
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June 6, 2019

Seattle/King County: “Full Seattle homeless count report shows who is on the street and why,” MyNorthwest

May 31, 2019 The latest homeless count for Seattle/King County showed that there are 11,199 people experiencing homelessness countywide, but...
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May 24, 2019

San Diego: “San Diego Homeless Count 2019: Data shows over 8,000 living on county streets or in shelters,” ABC 10 News

April 29, 2019 SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - There are just over 8,000 homeless people living in San Diego County, with...
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May 23, 2019

California: “Gov. Gavin Newsom says he’s serious about dealing with California homelessness,” The San Francisco Chronicle

May 21, 2019 By John Wildermuth and Kevin Fagan Gov. Gavin Newsom says his new task force on homelessness won’t...
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March 14, 2019

Boston: “Pine Street Inn pitches permanent housing complex for homeless,” The Boston Globe

March 13, 2018 By Tim Logan The Pine Street Inn and a leading developer of affordable housing are planning to...
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March 14, 2019

Connecticut: “Four stories of homelessness in Connecticut, told by those who have lived it,” Hartford Courant

February 28, 2019 By Rebecca Luyre If they had always had somewhere to call home, the four people facing the...
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March 14, 2019

San Francisco: “Aging onto the street,” The San Francisco Chronicle

March 8, 2019 By Kevin Fagan For the past six years, Joe White has been waking up every morning in...
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February 28, 2019

San Francisco: “San Francisco picks up $44.5 million in federal funding to help homeless,” The San Francisco Chronicle

February 8, 2019 By Kevin Fagan San Francisco received more money than any other California county except Los Angeles in...
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February 28, 2019

Seattle/King County: “How many households escaped homelessness last year? Seattle doesn’t know,” The Seattle Times

February 27, 2019 By Vianna Davila When the city of Seattle set an aggressive goal to put a significant dent...
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January 18, 2019

What Fueled the Increase in Unsheltered Homelessness in 2018?, How Housing Matters

January 16, 2019 By Aaron Shroyer January 16, 2019 By Aaron Shroyer In 2018, over half a million people experienced...
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January 17, 2019

‘Dear NIMBYs’ — An Open Letter From A Homeless Woman In LA, LAist

December 20, 2018 By Jill Replogle Keanakay Scott cried when she read a story about a public meeting over a proposed emergency shelter and...
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January 7, 2019

Seattle/King County: “Atlanta persuaded landlords to rent to homeless people. Can it work in Seattle?” The Seattle Times

December 29, 2018 By Vernal Coleman If you’re seven months pregnant, homeless and desperate to find a landlord willing look...
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December 18, 2018

Boston: “For Youth Without Homes, Boston Nonprofit Creates New Housing Model,” WBUR

November 28, 2018 By Simon Rios When Jessica Freeman found herself with no place to call home, the 25-year-old wasn't...
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December 18, 2018

San Diego: “City faces temporary housing challenges for the homeless population,” ABC10

December 16, 2018 By Rina Nakano, Amber Bjorstrom The city of San Diego has a long to-do list when it...
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December 18, 2018

California: “California’s homeless number drops a little as programs appear to pay off,” San Francisco Chronicle

December 17, 2018 By Kevin Fagan Investing billions of dollars in affordable housing and homeless programs in recent years has...
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December 18, 2018

Seattle/King County: “Q&A: Two years after her report on Seattle’s homelessness, how does Barbara Poppe grade the city?,” The Seattle Times

December 16, 2018 By Vianna Davila If there is any single name associated with Seattle’s overhaul of the city’s homeless-response...
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November 26, 2018

Maricopa County: “Nonprofit works to break cycle of homelessness in Maricopa County,” KTAR News

November 25, 2018 By KTAR Staff PHOENIX — According to Arizona nonprofit Save the Family, 50 Maricopa County families fall...
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November 26, 2018

San Francisco: “SF Prop. C homeless tax — measure to raise $300 million a year wins with 60%,” San Francisco Chronicle

November 7, 2018 By Kevin Fagan San Francisco voters Tuesday gave a solid thumbs-up to Proposition C, which is designed to inject...
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November 26, 2018

Seattle/King County: “King County to build new facility for homeless,” KIRO 7

November 21, 2018 By Jessica Oh FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - The King County Council approved $3 million to build a...
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November 12, 2018

Cook County: “Tax on high-end real estate could help people at other end have a place to live,” Chicago Sun Times

October 25, 2018 By Mark Brown Chicago voters could soon be asked to more than double the tax on sales...
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November 12, 2018

San Diego and California: “Voters back housing for vets, homeless, mentally ill,” The San Diego Union-Tribune

November 7, 2018 By Gary Warth San Diego County residents and other Californians came out in support of two propositions...
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November 12, 2018

Alameda and San Mateo County: “HUD report shows drop in veteran homelessness,” The Daily Journal

November 2, 2018 Veteran homelessness across California dropped by 5.2 percent since last year, according to a new national estimate...
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November 12, 2018

California: “Proposition 2, Mental Health Funds To Help Homeless Housing, Passes,” CBS Sacramento

November 7, 2018 Proposition 2 has passed, allowing California to use counties’ mental health funds to help pay for housing...
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November 12, 2018

Seattle/King County: “Three years into a state of emergency, what we’ve learned about homelessness,” The Seattle Times

November 2, 2018 By Project Homeless Team Friday marks the third anniversary of Seattle and King County's homelessness state of...
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October 5, 2018

San Mateo County and San Francisco: “Federal program spends $5.3 million to help homeless veterans in Bay Area, Central Valley get housing,” SF Gate

October 4, 2018 By Lauren Hernandez More than 300 homeless veterans in the Bay Area and Central Valley could soon...
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October 5, 2018

San Diego: “San Diego receives $14.1M in new state homeless program,” The San Diego Union-Tribune

October 2, 2018 By Gary Warth The city of San Diego will receive $14.1 million for homeless services as part...
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September 24, 2018

San Francisco: “San Francisco rolls out long-awaited system to track, help homeless,” The San Francisco Chronicle

September 1, 2018 By Kevin Fagan It’s wonky. It’s a bunch of data and names. And it will most likely...
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September 24, 2018

Tulare County: “County to address homeless renters,” The Sun-Gazette

September 5, 2018 By Reggie Ellis TULARE COUNTY – On any given night, there are 800 people experiencing homelessness in...
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September 24, 2018

Boston: “Boston offers more than $16M in affordable housing funding,” Smart Cities Dive

September 21, 2018 By Katie Pyzyk Dive Brief: Boston has released a request for proposals (RFP) for affordable housing projects...
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September 21, 2018

San Diego: “Why the Homeless Tents Are Moving Far Fewer People Into Housing Than Leaders Hoped,” Voice of San Diego

August 31, 2018 By Lisa Halverstadt San Diego’s homeless tents have fallen far short of contractual targets to move their...
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September 21, 2018

Seattle/King County: “$46 million complex funded by Paul Allen will house 94 families in South Seattle,” The Seattle Times

September 18, 2018 By Scott Greenstone A new $46 million complex, mostly paid for by billionaire Paul Allen, will house...
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August 3, 2018

Pierce County: “Citing a moral obligation, Tacoma faith community wades into affordable housing policy”, The News Tribune

July 25, 2018 By Matt Driscoll For the last several months, the Tacoma City Council has received an earful as...
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August 3, 2018

Jacksonville: “Wednesday Editorial: Homeless advocacy community is a Jacksonville role model”, The Florida Times-Union

August 1, 2018 By Times-Union Editorial Board Jacksonville’s homeless advocacy community is an inspiring role model for our city. Why?...
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August 3, 2018

Orange County: “With Hundreds of Homeless Back on Streets, Judge Sets Friday Hearing”, Voice of OC

August 2, 2018 By Nick Gerda Federal court involvement in Orange County’s homelessness crisis is ramping back up, with Judge...
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August 3, 2018

San Diego: “San Diego City Council passes ordinance to prevent affordable housing discrimination”, ABC 10 News

August 1, 2018 By City News Service SAN DIEGO (CNS and KGTV) - The San Diego City Council Tuesday approved...
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August 3, 2018

Pierce County: “Homeless women veterans find help in Orting. ‘This is your safe haven'”, The News Tribune

July 02, 2018 By Allison Needles After six years in the Air Force, 27-year-old Kacy Cross moved from where she...
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August 3, 2018

Maricopa County: “Seniors Tracked in Latest Maricopa County ‘Point in Time Homeless Street Count'”, KJZZ

July 20, 2018 By Kathy Ritchie Last January, 700 volunteers participated in the “Point in Time Homeless Street Count,” which...
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August 3, 2018

King County: “Seattle restaurants band together to help fight homelessness”, Capitol Hill Seattle

July 31, 2018 By CHS From Ethan Stowell Restaurants On Wednesday, August 8, over 80 local restaurants, food trucks, coffee...
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August 3, 2018

Connecticut: “‘Gotham’ Actor J.W. Cortes Drawing Attention to Housing Crisis”, NBC Connecticut

July 31, 2018 By Scott Gelman Three days a week, "Gotham" actor J.W. Cortes patrols New York’s Penn Station with...
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August 3, 2018

Boston: “Boston’s battle against youth homelessness gets a big boost”, The Boston Globe

July 18, 2018 By Milton J. Valencia Stephanie Ford was living on the streets at age 15, and she has...
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July 6, 2018

Maricopa County: Program combats Phoenix homelessness one ID at a time, Arizona Republic

June 15, 2018 By Megan Janetsky Raymond Celaya was first in a stretching line outside the Brian Garcia Welcome Center...
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July 6, 2018

Sacramento County: Hotel Turning Into Housing For Families, Homeless, CBS 13 Sacramento

July 5, 2018 By Angela Greenwood It was a long time hub for prostitution in Sacramento County, but an old...
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July 6, 2018

San Diego: Landlords recruited to help house homeless, San Diego Union Tribune

June 26, 2018 By Gary Warth Blanca Barreiro admits she was apprehensive about renting a room to a homeless man...
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July 6, 2018

San Francisco: Gateways to new lives, The San Francisco Chronicle

2018 SF Homeless Project By Kevin Fagan San Francisco's homeless Navigation Center blueprint appears to be working. Here's how they...
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June 13, 2018

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County: “Count shows 440 homeless people in Forsyth County,” Winston-Salem Journal

May 15, 2018 By John Hinton The latest tally of the homeless population in Forsyth County shows that there are...
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June 13, 2018

Seattle/King County: “Project Homeless: 9 intimate stories of homelessness, told live at Ignite Project Homeless,” The Seattle Times

There were 12,112 people living homeless in King County at last count. That's 12,112 stories. Listen to a few of...
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June 13, 2018

Metro Denver: “Denver Has A New Apartment Complex For The Homeless,” Colorado Public Radio

May 31, 2018 By Sam Brasch The Renaissance Downtown Lofts building looks like many other apartment complexes going up in...
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June 13, 2018

Maricopa County: “A time and place to heal: Arizona’s first homeless respite center expands,” The Republic | azcentral.com

May 16, 2018 By Jessica Boehm Four years ago, Denise Miles was living on the streets in Phoenix because she...
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June 13, 2018

San Diego: “Criminal Justice Partners set up courtroom at city’s homeless shelter,” KUSI News

May 23, 2018 By Sasha Foo If you get a ticket for something like a traffic offense, it’s usually not...
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June 13, 2018

San Mateo County: “Landing a home of her own,” The Daily Journal

Woman to find home, services in supportive housing project May 22, 2018 By Anna Schuessler Daily Journal staff With a...
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