The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul of Canada launched its national housing campaign on The theme is “Safe, secure and affordable housing is a human right.”
Articles in Homelessness
245,999 Evictions (in only 5 states) Have Been Filed During the Pandemic, Despite the Moratorium
Arts help calling people to prayer, commissioning a special requiem Mass and holding a series of fundraisers via Zoom to help the homeless.
The SSVP’s President General is taking part in a UN panel to discuss the benefits of digital technology at the service of the homeless.
For too long and for too many students, the issue of homelessness has not received the attention it deserves.
“May we be reminded of the words of St. Gregory the Great, who, when faced with the death of a mendicant from cold, said that Masses would not be celebrated that day because it was like Good Friday.”
Catholic Charities USA and the Felician Sisters of North America have jointly created the CCUSA Francis Fund for Eviction Prevention.
According to the NLIHC and the Innovation for Justice Program, an incident of mass eviction would incur astronomical costs for the general population. In total, they estimate those costs to total somewhere between $62 billion and $129 billion
Real Experience with Homelessness: – Top 10 Posts of 2020 – Invisible People
“Any public health response that does not center the voices of people who have lived the experience of homelessness is going to come up with the wrong solution.”
I never cease to be amazed at how many times Invisible People stops me as they give voice to situations I had not thought of.
Let’s remember what we learned during COVID-19, especially how we managed to maintain our personal relationship with those who, in addition to the daily challenges of living in poverty, must now weather the effects of the pandemic.