News & Press

Some Facts About The State of Homelessness in 2016

Posted by: Carnell Simon Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News & Press

December
27

The US homeless population 2007-2016 (HUD) The positives to take away from the Nation’s Homeless situation in 2016, include a national drop by 15% since 2007, that’s 97,000 fewer Americans living on the streets or in shelters, according to a year-end …

Read More

The Hidden Students of Homelessness

Posted by: Carnell Simon Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News & Press

November
28

The mask of stability provided to students by their schools cannot remove the “instability of homelessness”. We know that on any given night nearly 1,000 youth are living on the streets of Santa Clara County, but it’s believed a far …

Read More

Introspective what its like to be Homeless in the Bay

Posted by: Carnell Simon Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News & Press

November
8

The 2015 Census determined that there were 1,772 homeless people in San Mateo County on the night of January 22, 2015 which comprised of: 775 unsheltered homeless people (living on streets, in vehicles, in homeless encampments) and, 997 sheltered homeless …

Read More

Are Tents an Issue? Is Prop Q the Answer?

Posted by: Carnell Simon Tags: There is no tags | Categories: News & Press

November
3

With frustrations boiling over San Francisco’s explosive homeless crisis, the city voters will be asked to weigh in on banning tents from sidewalks. “Proposition Q” on the November ballot would empower police to remove tents and encampments with a 24-hour …

Read More