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2009-11-17 07:00:00

DODGEVILLE, Wis., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, one week before Thanksgiving, the National Coalition for the Homeless and the National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness cosponsor National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week.

2009-11-11 12:57:00

ATLANTA, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- This holiday season, Ingenious Med is partnering with Children's Restoration Network (CRN) to donate employees' time and treasure to roughly 2,000 Metro-Atlanta children living in group homes and shelters.

2009-11-05 12:43:57

Research examining issues surrounding homeless veterans and the types of relationships they had with their fathers was presented Nov. 4 at the VA Veteran Homelessness Summit in Washington, D.C.

2009-10-27 12:24:04

Research: Mortality among residents of shelters, rooming houses and hotels in Canada: 11-year follow-up study.

2009-10-26 10:43:00

BOSTON, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: There are at least 7,681(1) homeless men, women and children in Boston each facing a winter where warmth will be an elusive dream.

2009-10-19 12:17:43

New immigrants are more likely to cite economic and housing factors as barriers that keep them homeless compared with native-born individuals, according to a new study on the health of homeless immigrants led by St. Michael's Hospital researcher Dr. Stephen Hwang.

2009-10-12 07:25:00

British scientists have discovered adults who learn new tricks such as juggling can improve the "wiring" of their brains.

2009-10-07 12:06:00

Funding will help to provide housing and counseling services to address mental health and substance abuse issues CLEARWATER, Fla., Oct.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.