D.C. is still on track to end veteran homelessness but housing affordability and availability remains a big issue.
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Two Montgomery County students founded a chapter of Birthday Cakes 4 Free, a national charity that bakes and distributes cakes to low-income children.
When people are given housing, they are more likely to recover from drinking or drug use problems and be productive. Eighty-five percent of people in Housing First are successful in their first year.
Heyradine was down on his luck. The four-year U.S. Army veteran had injured both his knees in a training exercise where he was stationed at… Read more »
I made the right choice three and one-half years ago. I was homeless and staying at a shelter in Rockville, which was scheduled to close… Read more »
A breakout session at the National Conference of Ending Poverty focused on ending homelessness in the Washington metropolitan area and featured speakers from service providers… Read more »
More than 800 people from across the nation gathered at the Washington Convention Center on March 28 for the fourth annual National Conference on Ending… Read more »
News on the movement of homeless people, from the city to the suburbs.