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Authors: National Health Care for the Homeless Council (NHCHC)
Persons who live on the streets or in shelters are at increased risk for dehydration in warmer climates, particularly during summer months. [Read More]
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Authors: Poirier, Jeffrey
A new guide provides information for educators, human service providers and allies about supporting the health and well-being of children and youth who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex and/o... [Read More]
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There are a wide variety of resources, tools, and other materials available to outreach teams, providers, and first responders serving people who are homeless. Following are links to a few of these resources. [Read More]
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Authors: Fisher, Sylvia K. ; Poirier, Jeffrey M. ; Blau, Gary M.
Despite growing social acceptance, many young people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT) experience harassment and bullying, family rejection, and social stigmatization—putting them at high risk for dep... [Read More]
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Authors: Technical Assistance Collaborative
The goal of the TAC Resource Center is to expand new and innovative supportive housing approaches and models which link affordable and accessible permanent housing resources with community-based supports and services for... [Read More]
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Authors: Abt Associates Inc.
This ASPE Research Brief explores local programs for linking human services and housing supports to prevent and end family homelessness. The Research Brief is based on interviews with stakeholders in 14 communities nati... [Read More]
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Voices from the Field

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Voices from the Field Blog: Winter Weather Preparations for Those Living Unsheltered

Darby Penney

Senior Research Associate

Homelessness and Housing contributing writer Darby Penney discusses the onset of winter weather and what many cities have instituted in response to tragic deaths from hypothermia and other cold-related conditions to temporarily enhance access to shelter when the temperature falls.

Living on the street can be daunting and dangerous at any time...

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