#Homeless

  • Article: A Social Worker Will Be Employed Within Melbourne City Libraries to Support Vulnerable Citizens

    A Social Worker Will Be Employed Within Melbourne City Libraries to Support Vulnerable Citizens

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 2, 2019

    “This is a place you are not going to get turned away.” Read more

  • Article: British Students Create New Algorithm to Fight Homelessness

    British Students Create New Algorithm to Fight Homelessness

    Aug. 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of people sleep rough on England's streets every night. But this app could help. Read more

  • Article: Doctor Uses Minivan to Offer Melbourne’s Homeless Free Medical Care

    Doctor Uses Minivan to Offer Melbourne’s Homeless Free Medical Care

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 27, 2019

    "It’s a general practice — just in a bus.” Read more

  • Article: Homeless Children Resort to Sleeping in Shipping Containers Across England

    Homeless Children Resort to Sleeping in Shipping Containers Across England

    Aug. 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Homelessness has been increasing in England for nearly a decade. Read more

  • Article: One Homeless Person in the UK Dies Every 19 Hours: Data

    One Homeless Person in the UK Dies Every 19 Hours: Data

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 14, 2019

    The Museum of Homelessness says official records of people dying while homeless are "inconsistent". Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways to Help Homeless People During the Summer Heatwave

    5 Ways to Help Homeless People During the Summer Heatwave

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Jana Sepehr|July 26, 2019

    Homelessness can be even harder when it’s hot — and experts want you to help. Read more

  • Article: These Amazing Double Decker Buses Are Helping House London's Homeless Population

    These Amazing Double Decker Buses Are Helping House London's Homeless Population

    July 2, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A fleet of four decommissioned buses has been transformed into shelter. Read more

  • Article: 'Groundbreaking' Homelessness Center Offers Gym, Free Wi-Fi, and In-House Doctors for Real Solutions

    'Groundbreaking' Homelessness Center Offers Gym, Free Wi-Fi, and In-House Doctors for Real Solutions

    By Madeleine Keck|July 2, 2019

    The center is the largest in Australia and is expected to help people back into permanent housing. Read more