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LA approves fast-tracked plan to build homeless housing

By DAILY NEWS | and ELIZABETH CHOU | echou@scng.com | PUBLISHED: April 11, 2018 at 6:44 pm | UPDATED: April 12, 2018 at 6:43 pm LA approves fast-tracked plan to build homeless housing, convert motels into temporary shelters. The Los Angeles City Council gave the green light to new rules aimed at speeding up the construction of permanent housing for the homeless, and to convert […]

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Hospitals Are Releasing Homeless Patients Back To The Streets. There’s A Better Way.

Recuperative care facilities offer a safer and ultimately cheaper alternative. By Anna Almendrala; HEALTH   04/24/2018 01:24 pm ET LOS ANGELES — Two years ago, Sherolyn Scott lost the apartment she had been living in for 16 years due to rising rent costs. She took the money from her security deposit and started sleeping in motels, but […]

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Homeless Women Say ‘Me Too,’ But No One Listens

HuffPost Mari Kate Mycek HuffPost13 March 2018 Like many women, I am heartened by the Me Too movement and the spotlight it has put on sexual assault and harassment. It makes me want to fight harder to tell the stories of those whose voices are still going unheard ― especially those of women experiencing homelessness. As […]

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