Topics :: GLBT homeless

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LGBT Homeless Teens Fight for Survival

By Deon C. Jefferson | Aug 20
The folks at A Way Home America, Rapid Results Institute, and HomeBase have come up with a solution to end teen homelessness, dubbed the 100 Day Challenge.

San Francisco Homeless 'Tents' Measure Rarely Used

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 13
After being one of the most contentious issues on San Francisco's ballot last November, Proposition Q, which allows the city to remove homeless peoples' tents after issuing 24-hour notice and offering shelter, hasn't yet been used much.

HUD Policies Updated to Protect LGBTQ People; Will It Last?

By Jeff Taylor | Mar 5
Life as an LGBTQ person experiencing homelessness or housing insecurity, always a difficult scenario, might get that much harder.

Youth Film Highlights Homelessness

By Lainey Millen | Aug 21
Sherry Kelley, a film producer from California, had the opportunity to speak to the television and video production class at Methodist University about her documentary project, "A Place Called Home."

Homeless Shelters Struggle with Loss of Federal Funding

By Cathy Bussewitz | Jun 9
David Willett lived in a tent and struggled with drug addiction before coming to Gregory House, a Honolulu shelter that has provided temporary housing for people with HIV and AIDS for more than a decade.

Homelessness and HIV/AIDS

By Jeff Taylor | Jan 23
Homelessness and HIV/AIDS are two of the biggest issues facing the LGBT community. When the two exist in tandem, the challenges that each condition presents become exasperated.

Despite Housing Needs, Many LGBTQ Youth Hopeful at Holiday

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Dec 27
Despite the challenges they face, many LGBTQ youth in San Francisco who've struggled with housing are hopeful this holiday season.

Short Film 'Not A Sin' Turns the Lens to LGBT Homeless Youth

Sep 23
Faith in America will release a short film this week entitled "Not a Sin," in anticipation of this month's Papal visit to the U.S. and the upcoming Presidential primaries.

High Percentage of GLBT Homeless Persists

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 26
San Francisco officials have released a report showing that 29 percent of the city's homeless population identify as LGBT -- the same figure that was reported in 2013, the last time such numbers were released locally.

Miley Cyrus Steps Up for LGBT Homeless

By Christiana Lilly | Jun 12
Recently, the songstress announced that she has launched the Happy Hippie Foundation (, a nonprofit working with homeless teens, LGBT youth, and other at-risk populations.

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