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Housing crisis could drive 'a million families to homelessness'

More than a million households living in private rented accommodation are at risk of becoming homeless by 2020

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independent.co.uk - 26 Jun 17

Hairdresser travels around the world to give the homeless free haircuts

Toting a backpack with scissors, a razor, clips, a comb, and a styling cape, Joshua Coombes is traveling around the world, giving free haircuts to homeless men and women

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theweek.com - 26 Jun 17

Portland's homeless population up but more are in shelters, homeless count finds

Portland's homeless population up but more are in shelters, homeless count finds

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kgw.com - 20 Jun 17

Oregon ranked best in country for educating homeless students

Homeless children in Oregon have a better chance of succeeding in school than their counterparts in any other state, according to a new ranking released Friday.

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oregonlive.com - 20 Jun 17

$79,000 grant will help homeless students in Southwest Riverside County

Some families are living in cars to keep their kids in school

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pe.com - 28 May 17

Group provides heat relief for homeless as summer nears

They are simple steps for survival in the sun, from people whose lives aren't all that simplistic.

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tucsonnewsnow.com - 28 May 17

Homeless 'war zone'; Oakland officials under fire to solve crisis

Homeless camps continue to spread from one end of Oakland to the other as city and county leaders try to find ways to provide transitional and permanent housing for people living on the streets.

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eastbaytimes.com - 25 May 17

Delray program that wakes, clears homeless at 6 a.m. ends, now what?

Every morning for the past four months, security in bright yellow shirts have patrolled Atlantic Ave...

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palmbeachpost.com - 25 May 17

As Anti-Encampment Ordinance Begins, Some Houston Homeless Will Risk Arrest

Friday marked the first day the city's anti-encampment ordinance went into effect, you wouldn't know it.

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houstonpress.com - 16 May 17