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Ask Shelters for the Homeless to Open Before Temperatures Reach Life-Threatening Levels
Society & Culture  (tags: shelters, homeless, petitions )

Freya
- 219 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Hypothermia can set in at temperatures between 0° and 10° C (32° - 50° F), yet in many cities winter shelters don't open until long after the homeless are at risk for hypothermia.
NYC Cuts Funding to Homeless Youth Shelters
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, humans, homeless, shelters, youth, funding, protection )

Cher
- 1385 days ago - gayrights.change.org
Last week, the day after thousands of homeless youth around the city relied on drop-in centers and community outreach for a Thanksgiving meal, the New York Department of Housing announced that it would immediately begin slashing funding for youth
Support the Plan to Turn An Abandoned Indianapolis Hotel Into a Homeless Shelter ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, homeless, shelters, protection )

Cher
- 1442 days ago - change.org
Tell the Historic Irvington Community Council to allow the hotel to become a shelter, for the good of the community and their homeless constituents.
Surge in Homeless Children Strains School Districts
Society & Culture  (tags: USA, school, children, homelessness, foreclosure, school districts, report cards, shelters, motels, trailer parks, homeless families )

K. A.
- 1840 days ago - nytimes.com
more than one million students without stable housing by last spring, has tested budget-battered school districts as they try to carry out their responsibilities -- and the federal mandate -- to salvage education for children whose lives are filled with
Sign Petition: Stop Family Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, family, domestic, violence, sexual, assault, prevention, services, shelters, battered, women, children, abuse, crime, death, police, sadness, law, safety, government, americans )

Tom
- 1926 days ago - change.org
Domestic violence and sexual assault programs are facing a crisis. State funding and donations are down, while demand for services is skyrocketing. Shelters are operating over capacity and are turning victims away. Federal funding of programs is essential
Dusty R!!! *- GREATEST MEMBER OF CARE2 -* Wk.# 13
Society & Culture  (tags: Dusty R, Care2, Care2 member, great example, shelters, activists, americans, celebrity, children, education, ethics, goodnews, humans, interesting, internet, news, society, usa, women, world )

Teresa
- 1951 days ago - care2.com
When a saint for animals crosses inside my head I think of Dusty, a woman with great values and love for helping children and animals in a pure way, honest, sincere and real. Dusty is the kind of animal lover that really practice what she says: HELP.
YouTube - CNN/YouTube Republican Debate: HOMELESS IN ST. PETE   video
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, homelessness, rights, government, cnn, dignity, shelters )

Cheryl
- 2487 days ago - youtube.com
CNN/YouTube Republican Debate: HOMELESS IN ST. PETE and the right to sleep, exist outside. Not to criminalize the homelesss. National and Veterans issues included. CNN wanting them off property
Nation's Homeless Straining Shelters,
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, coldest months, shelters, inadequate )

Eleanora
- 2760 days ago - cbsnews.com
The nation has three-quarters of a million homeless people, filling emergency shelters through the year and spilling into special seasonal shelters in the coldest months, the government said Wednesday. The Department of Housing and Urban Development est
   

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