homeless

Housing first, care second

Pathway to Housing’s simple yet revolutionary way to help the chronically homeless Gerard Thomas Gerard Thomas served with the U.S. Army in the Vietnam W...
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Homeless Rock Stars

Nigel Skeet has been photographing some of Rock & Roll’s greatest like Van Halen, Bon Jovi and Poison, to name a few, since arriving in L.A. in 1986.  But n...

Messages beyond the cardboard

Images by Homelessfonts.org One organization uses handwriting to help homeless individuals.  You might see them every day, or once a week on your commute...

Clothed with Dignity

Tucked into trendy, walkable midtown Atlanta, Free Fab’rik is a non-profit thrift store offering free shopping sprees to women and girls in need. “Obviously ...
A volunteer works in front of a portrait of individuals facing homelessness | Photos courtesy of Hack To End Homelessness

Hack to give back

How the Hack To End Homelessness Initiative introduced Seattle techies to the greater community. Commuting to work is uneventful for most people, but for Sea...

Back in business

Jerry Ernst was sitting pretty, making a cool $140,000 a year in retail management. All the while, he was battling an addiction to methamphetamines. Eventuall...