Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, we no longer have islands of hunger, illness and housing instability to contend with; these exist in all quarters of our community. We are seeing people who have never experienced homelessness being forced to navigate it for the first time.
As the federal eviction moratorium comes to an end and no stimulus deal in sight, tens of millions of American will face the nation's most severe housing crisis yet.
The man was found living at the Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Coronavirus exposes failed progressive homeless policies, writes a Seattle-based radio host.
I had no money for even the basics, and went back to a diet of microwave noodles. It was like being in college again—except I'm 30-years-old.
"They have heard these promises of shelter from City of St. Louis government time and time again and historically those promises are empty," a civil rights group said.
Life on San Francisco's streets is hard, and it's gotten even harder because of COVID-19. Manfred Walzer is trying to bring the city's most vulnerable citizens a bit of healthy homemade food everyday.
"This is a community of people who don't have easy access to health care...as well as not having access to hygiene facilities," said Megan Hustings, the managing director of the National Committee for the Homeless.
John Dennis, the chairman of the San Francisco Republican Party, shared video of his encounter with a man protesting a cleanup event.
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson blamed rampant U.S. homelessness on "stacks and stacks of regulations" on technology for modular and tiny homes.
The man, who has yet to be identified, was sleeping inside his tent when workers tried to remove it.
The father of the two-month-old babies said he found them unconscious in their cribs at The Landing, a hotel turned homeless shelter in Queens.
A judge ordered two homeless women who have been occupying a vacant house in Oakland, California to leave the premises within five days or be forced out by police.
Mobile, Alabama's police chief has released an apology after a photograph of two of the city's officers holding what they called a "homeless quilt"—a raft of cardboard signs taped together, allegedly taken from the homeless people they'd arrested—went viral.
President Donald Trump and his business finances are the subject of New York state and county investigations.
Trump told New York and California to "politely" call and ask for homelessness aid that California Governor Gavin Newsom previously said the president had been withholding for political purposes.
All Home King County director Kira Zylstra has resigned after footage of dancer Beyonce Black St. James performing at a work event she organized was released.
The hiker was walking with their dog when they found the remains at the bottom of a steep hill in a densely wooded area of Griffith Park in Los Angeles, California.
"There are four times as many empty homes in Oakland as there are homeless people," Sameerah Karim, one of the Moms for Housing, said.
The study evaluated more than 200,000 cases over a two-year period, discovering lower survival rates among veterans with pain, even when controlling for a history of suicide attempts.
Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren has spoken out against a new ordinance that would levy hefty fines and misdemeanor charges against homeless individuals sleeping on Las Vegas sidewalk if beds are open at local shelters.
The governor cited news reports that claimed "needles and feces" had become more prevalent in certain parts of the state's capital city.
"Well, I guess I'll go sleep in the woods," Samantha Coyle said she thought after the homeless shelter denied her entry because she's transgender.
Carson reportedly sent an agency-wide e-mail attempting to preempt the outrage brewing over his remarks.
Critics of President Trump and his labeling of Baltimore as "disgusting" began posting pictures to social media showing Republican-controlled areas rife with homelessness, poverty and masses of garbage.
"It's disgraceful. I'm going to maybe — I'm looking at it very seriously," Trump told Fox News host Tucker Carlson in response to homelessness in American cities.
This represented a two percent decrease from the previous year's survey.
"Why wouldn't local leaders want to stop the flow of new arrivals to get prices under control," Carlson said.
But local authorities aren't convinced.