Category Archives: Interviews

Want to be part of the discussion on Savannah’s Social Issues? | Savannah steps back in time | savannahnow.com


Heery, who was once homeless, said the tour not only benefits a social cause, but it also portrays information and is a learning opportunity for people about the history of social issues and how they’ve been addressed. “In an advocacy … Continue reading

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Mainstream media misses the issue, advocates disappointed: Tampa passes new ordinances on homeless despite protests – National Social Issues | Examiner.com


Another one bites the dust, criminalization of homelessness happened again in another Florida community! Tampa held it’s second reading & comment period on July 18, 2013 & the local advocates & homeless were seen but bot heard by the media! … Continue reading

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Please participate in this: Community Health Needs Assessment Survey Chatham County Safety Net Planning Council


Community Health Needs Assessment Survey St. Joseph’s/Candler Health System and Memorial University Medical Center have partnered to gather public input regarding health needs through a “Community Health Needs Assessment Survey.” We seek to understand what community health services and social … Continue reading

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Great find for our Homelessness Revealed Board: “Finding Grace: The Face of America’s Homeless”


Source: findinggracehomeless.org via Marvin on Pinterest This should give us all some visualizations & stories to read that will tear at our heartstrings! Support this effort to share the revelation of what homelessness is for individuals – it’s not just … Continue reading

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How to end chronic homelessness with stories, images & video: Haunting Portraits of the Homeless by Lee Jeffries | Colossal


Haunting Portraits of the Homeless by Lee Jeffries | Colossal. The “getting to know his subjects” & “spending time” is the best part of this – one-on-one conversation is important to the homeless & giving the encouragement along the way … Continue reading

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Former shelter resident, entrepreneur now advocates for homeless | savannahnow.com


Former shelter resident, entrepreneur now advocates for homeless | savannahnow.com. Thanks to Eric Curll for his reporting work & his outreach at the Commissioners meeting mentioned in the article that prompted this article! Also, thanks to the SMN ( Savannah Morning News ) … Continue reading

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The real way to tell a homeless story needs our support: Philanthroper – $1 Helps Homeless People Be Heard


Philanthroper – $1 Helps Homeless People Be Heard. An original post on Google+ that shared this website & funding approach commented that: Noland Hoshino originally shared this post: It’s a FREAKIN $1 (of course, give more if you can). This is … Continue reading

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Social media courage: Cambridge homeless man chronicles his life on Twitter – Cambridge – Your Town – Boston.com


Cambridge homeless man chronicles his life on Twitter – Cambridge – Your Town – Boston.com. Homelessness is a different experience for lots of folks, where we come from to get there is an amazing story sometimes! How we make it … Continue reading

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Connect with the issues here: Sophie Johnson: Homeless Kids


Sophie Johnson: Homeless Kids. Some more reality for homeless kids, in print but if you read this I guarantee you will be closer to getting it if you’re having trouble understanding what homeless kids go through! Follow the comment threads … Continue reading

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Thanks CBS News for the follow-up & update: More homeless kids now living in cars – CBS News


Watching this now – are YOU? Follow-up showing response from School Systems in Central FL! Look at this issue in your community & see how you should be helping! It’s everywhere! This is as bad or worse than chronic homelessness! … Continue reading

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