Latest Homelessness in the United States Stories
Relationship breakdowns are causing a rise in homelessness among young people, a new Homeless Link study has revealed. (PRWEB UK) 5 December 2011 Published
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has selected the New York-based nonprofit organization HELP USA to advance its innovative initiative that will transform unused property at the Perry Point
A striking portrait of the health of Boston's elderly homeless population is emerging from a new study by the Institute for Aging Research of Hebrew SeniorLife, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School.
Nearly half of people who have slept rough in have a combined history of substance misuse, institutional care and street activities like begging, new UK research backed by Homeless Link has found.
More than eight out of 10 homeless people have at least one chronic health condition and more than half have a mental health problem.
Roughly 1 in 4 lesbian or gay teens and 15 percent of bisexual teens are homeless, versus 3 percent of exclusively heterosexual teens, finds a Children's Hospital Boston study of more than 6,300 Massachusetts public high school students.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).