Pandemic Putting Crimp In Nonprofit's Programs That Help The Homeless Find JobsA South Florida nonprofit that operates successful programs which get the homeless off the streets and into gainful employment, is facing a budget crisis.
Miami-Dade Homeless Trust Pushing To Get Homeless Seniors VaccinatedA number of sheltered homeless senior citizens from Camillus House received their second COVID-19 vaccine shot on Friday.
Broward Declares Cold Weather Emergency, Opens Shelters For HomelessBroward County has declared a one-day cold weather emergency for Tuesday as the National Weather Service predicts low temperatures overnight, including wind chill, to dip down to the upper 30’s to low 40’s.
Miami-Dade Homeless Trust Hurting As Pandemic Cripples County's Food & Beverage Tax RevenueFewer tourists in South Florida due to the pandemic means less revenue from the county's food and beverage tax. That’s prompting growing concerns within the Miami-Dade County Homeless Trust.
Miami Proud: Backpack Barber Gives Hope And Haircuts To HomelessGreg Young had some difficult years living on and off the streets in South Florida until he got his life on track.
Fort Lauderdale Gets Funding To Extend Temporary Housing For Homeless Due To COVID-19A group of about two dozen homeless people and community activists came together Monday to speak out against the City of Fort Lauderdale.
Coronavirus Taxing Resources Of Those Helping South Florida’s Homeless PopulationThe coronavirus crisis is taking the resources of those helping South Florida’s homeless population. On top of that, social distancing is adding another layer of complexity.
Coronavirus Update: First COVID-19 Case Among Sheltered Homeless Reported In Miami-DadeThe Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade confirmed its first case of COVID-19 among Miami-Dade’s homeless sheltered population.
Broward Declares 2-Day Cold Weather EmergencyBroward County has declared a two-day cold weather emergency for Friday and Saturday.
Broward County Issues Cold Weather Emergency, Opens SheltersGet ready to bundle up. Chilly temperatures are streaming into South Florida leading Broward County to declare a Cold Weather Emergency.
Florida House Bill Seeks To Change Legal Definition Of 'Homelessness'The Florida House Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee voted unanimously to approve a bill that would change the legal definition of homelessness.
'Arrested Several Times For Feeding The Hungry,' Champion Of The Poor Arnold Abbott Dies At 94South Florida has lost a champion for the homeless and less fortunate.
Downtown Fort Lauderdale Homeless Camp Dismantled, Residents Moved To HousingFor the first time in a long time, the homeless encampment in Fort Lauderdale next to the downtown county library is gone.
South Florida Shelters House Homeless During Cold Weather AdvisoryAnother cold night and morning is expected in South Florida Thursday prompting another cold weather emergency across the area.
Fort Lauderdale Barber Pays It Forward, Giving Haircuts To The HomelessGiving back to the community is something that anyone can appreciate, but that is especially true of someone who has lived homeless.