Latest Homelessness in the United States Stories

2011-07-22 01:45:01

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.

2011-06-24 16:19:00

Veteran in PSA: "I'm getting help because I fought for my country.

2011-06-14 14:31:00

LOS ANGELES, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to today's release of the 2011 Los Angeles County Homeless count by the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority and the cities of Long Beach, Pasadena & Glendale, the Los Angeles Business Leaders Task Force on Homelessness has issued the following statement: The 2011 L.A.

2011-06-10 00:00:31

Homeless Link responds to latest Government figures on statutory homelessness London, England (PRWEB) June 09, 2011 Government figures on statutory homelessness in England, published today, show that the number of people applying to councils for help for housing has continued to increase.

2011-04-13 21:19:12

The role of family in ending youth homelessness is largely ignored in Canada.

2011-03-08 16:05:29

Homeless patients cost about $2,500 more per hospital stay than the average patient, according to a new study by researchers at St. Michael's Hospital.

2011-03-03 17:14:00

NEW YORK, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- They spent their teenage years living on the streets of New York City. Today, a group of formerly homeless adolescents is one step away from winning an Emmy for the gritty, critically-acclaimed documentary they produced about their own lives.

2011-02-02 09:08:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) announced evaluation results of their cutting-edge Keeping Families Together pilot program.

2011-02-01 10:11:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, February 3rd, 2011, longtime anti-poverty agency, Watts Labor Community Action Committee (WLCAC) and development partner Affordable Housing CDC, Inc.

2011-01-13 00:00:45

National and state by state counts show recession-driven increase in homelessness unemployment, housing cost burden, doubling up shown as indicators of homelessness, Washington, D.C.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.