Shelters, Services Lagging Behind Growing Youth HomelessnessState agencies and community partnerships are adjusting to surges in homelessness, while housing and food assistance are lacking across the state, particularly for homeless younger than 25.
Baltimore Works To Make Good On Promises To Reduce HomelessnessAccording to the mayor, the City has prevented homelessness or moved out of homelessness for 2,000 people and reduced the length of time people spend homeless by 30 percent over the last two years.
Brandy To Headline Baltimore Fundraiser To Fight HomelessnessGrammy award-winner Brandy is coming to Baltimore! The “Journey Home: An Evening of Unexpected Delights” concert is aimed to fight homelessness in the City.
Baltimore Mayor Develops 'Workgroup' To Combat HomelessnessBaltimore City Mayor Catherine Pugh has developed a "workgroup" to help house thousands of homeless people in the area.
D.C. Mayor Announces Plans To Combat HomelessnessDistrict of Columbia officials are offering emergency shelter to homeless families year-round and are planning to close the city's largest homeless shelter and open smaller facilities.
Conversations With Veterans: Michael Newcombe's Struggle Post Military LifeWhen Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Speaks At Homelessness Resource FairBaltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will speak at the city's third annual homelessness resource fair.
Homeless People Camped Under The JFX Forced To MoveThe city moves in and moves out dozens of homeless people who had set up camp under the Jones Falls Expressway.
United Way Combats Homelessness In Baltimore With Event At Convention CenterA project to end homelessness in Baltimore draws more than a thousand people to the Convention Center downtown.
Family Homelessness Is On The RiseWhen Janice Coe, a homeless advocate in Loudoun County, learned through her prayer group that a young woman was sleeping in the New Carrollton Metro station with a toddler and a 2-month-old, she sprang into action.
Salvation Army Says Demand Up For Youth ProgramsA survey of Salvation Army youth programs in more than 80 cities shows more than eight in 10 programs saw increased demand from children and families in the past year as unemployment and funding cuts strained charities.