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Homelessness Organizations Resources Running Low Due to COVID-19

Homelessness Organizations Resources Running Low Due to COVID-19

As winter approaches, Chicago’s homeless will once again be subjected to the city’s infamous cold weather. The looming presence of COVID-19 only complicates this, as the health and economic woes of the pandemic continue to affect society’s most vulnerable. Unfortunately, when it comes down to helping the homeless, Chicago has limited sources. The city is […]

Pittsburgh Fire Forces Residents From Their Homes

Pittsburgh Fire Forces Residents From Their Homes

During a late-night fire on Saturday night, six people were forced from their homes. The fire was reported taking place in Orchard Place at 9 p.m on July 27, 2020. Despite firefighters arriving on the scene and getting the fire under control the resulting damage from the fire made the damage homes unstable. The people […]

The Complexities of Homelessness in Chicago

The Complexities of Homelessness in Chicago

Many people in Chicago are unaware¬†that the homeless population is increasing and face of homelessness is changing. Fifty-eight percent of the homeless people in large metropolitan areas are families, usually a single mom with children. They live on the streets or in a temporary shelter. They are the fastest growing population of homeless people today. […]