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La donación de tiempo frente La donación de dinero

En términos de cómo ayudar a las personas sin hogar, en realidad no hay manera incorrecta de ayudar y asistir. Cualquier ayuda es beneficioso para la comunidad en general. Si usted se está preguntando acerca de si su dinero o su tiempo sería una mejor donación; o bien contribución es muy útil ya que ambos son importantes en su propio camino. He aquí algunas ideas de lo que donar Dar dinero
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¿Cómo se mide la falta de vivienda y 2018 de Conde

By Andrew Fraieli The word “homeless” doesn’t differentiate between the person with a job staying at different shelters, and the teen from a troubled home sleeping by the train tracks. “Homeless” doesn’t helpfully define who is potentially going to freeze to death sleeping outside, and who is between jobs camping in the woods full time; it’s a word that is fluid and changes in
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El Homeless invisible

By Andrew Fraieli The visual of a mother and child walking down the street, then her gently leading the child to the other side to avoid someone sitting with a sign is easy to picture. The mother doesn’t mean to be cruel, it’s uneasy suspicion. But what does this teach the child? They’ll ignore these people on their own, rather than ask if they
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Billy Albert: Un hombre de muchos sombreros en la COSAC

By Andrew Fraieli Billy Albert’s favorite color is midnight blue. Or maybe maroon too. It’s a hard question he says. This, after elaborating on a bath salts twitching person in the fetal position that he came upon and was able to help. Helping people in bad situations, mostly the homeless, has become his job and his every day. Having been at the shelters for
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En primer lugar sin ánimo de lucro de Estados Unidos Motel

By Andrew Fraieli In Lake City, Florida a new motel called Motel 8 has been opened, and it’s completely run by formerly homeless. Sean Cononie, the head of the COSAC foundation which has been helping the homeless since 1997, says it is “America’s first nonprofit motel.” He started the project hoping to give the homeless skills for the hotel industry and the opportunity to
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Acuerdo Pottinger de Miami y cómo afecta a la Homeless

By Andrew Fraieli The homeless population in Miami has recently been the subject of much debate, specifically on the agreements and lawsuits that protect them from a past history of police harassment. Before a lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in 1988, police would routinely destroy the property of homeless living on the street and arrest them on misdemeanors of trespassing on
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Opinión: La penalización de falta de vivienda es una epidemia nacional

By Andrew Fraieli Homelessness is not a choice. People do not choose or generally plan, to lose their home or source of income. People do not choose to rely on public property as a place to sleep at night, they do not choose to have the sidewalk as their living room and the park as a restroom. What people do choose is to make
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Personas sin hogar debe ser protegido por las leyes crímenes de odio

Following several serious or deadly attacks on homeless people this year, the Los Angeles City Council will consider a resolution Tuesday supporting any legislation that would add homeless people to the list of those protected by the state’s hate crime law. A homeless man and woman were attacked with battery acid while they slept in a Mission Hills park in October, and a man
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Las personas sin hogar son las víctimas más recientes de drogas sintéticas

Robin McKinney wasn’t wearing the right shirt. She also didn’t have all of her supplies. But the night was warm for mid-November, and that had gotten her worried. So she went anyway, pulling up to a Southeast Washington park hit hard by synthetic drugs, trying to make a difference on an issue she believes is usually met with indifference. The District had just seen
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La COSAC

The COSAC Foundation was originally established in May 1997 to partner with other social service agencies, in the area, that provided help to the homeless population. COSAC also independently feeds the homeless or anyone in need of food. As we saw a new issue arise, we answered with a new program to tackle it. Today we house, feed and find employment for anyone who
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las tasas de personas sin hogar para adolescentes LGBT son alarmantes, pero los padres pueden hacer una diferencia

I will never forget the father who told me, on a first date, about his transgender son, who was assigned female gender at birth but identifies as male. What stuck with me most wasn’t the fact that he had a transgender child, but the affectionate way he described his relationship with his son. He told me about how his teenager, who identified as a
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