Tagged With Homelessness

The pandemic is making unprecedented numbers of people homeless in the UK — but these organisations are helping


Vintage photos show Central Park's Hooverville, a shanty town surrounded by skyscrapers, built by the homeless for the homeless during the Great Depression


US homelessness could shoot up 45% by the end of the year — but these organisations are helping families find relief



How bad will the wave of evictions be?


Photos show how San Francisco is housing its homeless in socially distant tent camps


The San Francisco Bay Area is putting homeless people with COVID-19 in hotel rooms. Some are given alcohol to prevent withdrawal.



Homeless New Yorkers say they have nowhere safe to sleep now that the subway is shutting down for nightly cleanings


Patrick Quinones is homeless in the middle of a pandemic. Now he's part of a group suing to halt San Diego from enforcing its ban on sleeping in vehicles.


The largest mobile soup kitchen in America is scrambling to keep up with a 50% spike in demand


My fiance and I lost our jobs and then our apartment because of the coronavirus crisis. This is what it's like trying to survive and social distance living in our car in LA.


An emergency measure just passed that will require San Francisco to rent 7,000 hotel rooms to house its entire homeless population


San Jose is building hundreds of tiny homes for the homeless to help protect them from the coronavirus



FULL INTERVIEW: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says the worst is yet to come, and warns other mayors to shut their cities down now before it's too late


A California teen is providing homeless people with sanitizing kits amid the novel coronavirus outbreak


San Francisco may house its homeless community in shut-down schools and churches as a 'shelter in place' order goes into effect to contain the coronavirus


A homeless person in Silicon Valley died of the coronavirus Monday, the same day that a 3-week 'shelter in place' was ordered for the San Francisco Bay Area



The San Francisco Bay Area's 28,200 homeless are left in limbo as officials order residents to stay indoors for 3 weeks in an effort to contain the coronavirus


A Dallas cafe is hiring young adults who have aged out of the foster care system to keep them off the streets


San Francisco will temporarily house members of its homeless population who are infected with the coronavirus in RVs for self-quarantines


San Francisco is spending $5 million to deep-clean homeless shelters and SROs as the coronavirus outbreak threatens the city's most vulnerable residents