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Petition - Allow Pets in Homeless Shelters With Their Owners
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless people with pets, shelters, compassionate care, ethics, Social Care, safety, politics, protection, Humanitarian Aid )

- 6 days ago -
3.5 million Americans are homeless. Five to ten percent of homeless people have dogs and/or cats. In some areas of the country the rate is as high as 24%. Every homeless person has a unique story - some have lost their homes and jobs, some have...
Petition: Help Establish a 24-Hour Learning Center and Women's Shelter By Saving Fairhaven Retirement Home!
Society & Culture  (tags: social security, social services, education, women and children, shelters, responsibility, safety, americans )

- 8 days ago -
By signing the petition below shows your support for the City Planning and Zoning Commision to change the current use of the facility to one that will benefit the community as Little Red Children's Learning Center, a 24-hour daycare and Little Red's...
Fifty Shades of Running For Your Life
Society & Culture  (tags: Gail Dines, Boston Wheelock College, battered women, shelters, donate, fifty shades of grey )

- 286 days ago -
Gail Dines, an activist and professor at Boston's Wheelock College chose battered women's shelters as the recipients this campaign. Because as she learned women in real life end up in shelters - if she was lucky. Links to donate to various women programs.
Ask Shelters for the Homeless to Open Before Temperatures Reach Life-Threatening Levels
Society & Culture  (tags: shelters, homeless, petitions )

- 655 days ago -
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 )

- 1822 days ago -
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 )

- 1878 days ago -
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.
- 2276 days ago -
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 )

- 2362 days ago -
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 )

- 2387 days ago -
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 )

- 2923 days ago -
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 )

- 3197 days ago -
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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