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  • Homeless children at a higher risk for mental health problems
    More mental health services are needed for homeless children
    A pilot study reveals that 25 percent of children who are homeless need mental health services, say researchers at the Community Action Targeting Children who are Homeless (CATCH) and North Carolina State University. They say that the findings of...
  • Award given to Jo Wynn
    The homeless in Kenosha get their teeth pulled more often than restored
    Jo Wynn runs Walkin in My Shoes, an outreach program that helps the homeless population in Kenosha. She found herself homeless in 2004 and decided to help other people by starting a non-profit agency in Kenosha. Recently Wells Fargo Bank donated a...
  • Social media brings notice to the missing homeless in America
    Facebook page shares photos of homeless that may be missing people in America
    A new social media page on Facebook is bringing attention to the homeless in America and is trying to match them with their family's that are searching for them.Jerrie Dean, who is an advocate for the missing and who is well known for her work...
  • Seeking Shelter
    Blankets needed for the homeless
    I woke up this morning and it was 29 degrees in Orlando. I was comfortable in my apartment, even though the heat never came on. We don't have the thermostat set to turn on the furnace. But all I had to do is step outside briefly to feel the...
  • Jesus the Homeless
    Jesus the Homeless
    There are many paintings, monuments and sculptures depicting the artist's interpretation of what Jesus Christ really looked like. Some are similar to one another, but there are not two that are exactly the same.Most are in agreement that we...
  • Many homeless Canadians with mental illness also have cognitive deficits
    Many homeless adults with mental illness also have cognitive deficits
    Nearly three-quarters of homeless mentally ill adults in Canada show signs of cognitive deficits such as difficulties with learning, memory, and problem solving, say researchers at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. The study was announced...
  • Homelessness in Eugene Oregon
    Four year old boy shines his light by selling toys to buy homeless food
    In a dark, weary world we can often find one light that shines through the darkness. Carter Bahler is a 4-year-old that is such a light.Carter and his family are residents of Eugene. Every morning he climbs into his mother’s car and they...
  • Donna Mapel McRee
    Students learn the value of helping the homeless
    Donna Mapel McRee, is a 2nd grade school teacher at Champion Preparatory Academy in Apopka. One day, a student of hers shared a very special story. The little girl had brought in her own blanket to class and said: “The homeless people need...
  • The Homeless Man
    The Homeless Man
    Isaiah 61:1-2, (AMP)“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed and qualified me to preach the Gospel of good tidings to the meek, the poor, and afflicted; He has sent me to bind up and heal the brokenhearted, to...
  • Homeless viral video hoax: Video of homeless man paying it forward a big hoax
    Homeless viral video hoax: Video of homeless man paying it forward a big hoax
    A viral video of a Good Samaritan homeless fellow is nothing but a big hoax. Viewed close to 30 million times, and tugging on our heartstrings right before the holidays, a prankster’s video of homeless man, gifted with a $100 bill and paying...
  • YouTube Star pranks America?
    Homeless man viral video nets YouTube star $52,000: Josh Paler Lin's video fake?
    Josh Paler Lin, the YouTube personality who grabbed viewers with a viral video of a homeless man buying food for other homeless individuals with $100 is getting rich off his latest video. The homeless man in Orange County who bought the food at a...
  • Homeless child
    Why Tyler Perry’s story matters the real reason we can’t give up on the homeless
    Tyler Perry is an international megastar who seems to have the perfect life, but according to Time.com, before he became a famous multimillionaire, Tyler lived in his car on and off for 6 years after using his savings to stage his first play, ...
  • homeless and free lunches
    The Hungry Box a restaurant helping the city's poor
    This is the time of year when people have joy in their hearts and give a little extra to the poor and homeless. Montreal is no exception. Feeding the poor is a major women's issue of the day. It is an ongoing battle which a certain Montreal...
  • The greedy among our greatest losers: the charitable among our greatest heroes
    The greedy among our greatest losers: the charitable among our greatest heroes
    Jesus’ Parable of the Last Judgment (Matthew 25:31-46) is a serious warning personally and nationally. How does it translate to our responsibilities as Christians? How does that work in our national politics? How does that translate to our...
  • Papa Joe Bradford
    A Worthy New Year's Resolution
    New Year's Resolutions. I have rarely taken that route. It always seemed to be more of a joke than anything else and most seem to break their resolutions within the first few weeks of the new year. In fact, according to StaticBrain.com, only 8...