Months after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Ricans are trying to rebuild their lives while they're still housed in hotel rooms.
 Ibid. The programme is also building the capacity of police officers, prosecutors, judges and community leaders to ensure
"When you hand someone a serving tray of food, it’s like handing them a hug, smile and handshake all at once."
It’s for a good cause.
At one time or another, we've all come across street people, most of whom find themselves to be intermittently or chronically homeless. But the scope of homelessness runs deeper than what a cursory glance renders or a brief interaction elicits.
"If it wasn't for this program, I wouldn't be alive."
“Young people don’t feel safe in adult shelters. We felt it would be wrong not to open up a space for our peers.”
We asked survivors, advocates and experts how to reduce fatal domestic violence.
Bullard said it won't be easy for many African Americans to leave or return in the next big storm, whether it's under their own steam or the city's auspices.
• Shelter House, Iowa • Carrfour Supportive Housing Inc. - Miami Dade County • Clark County Department of Social Services
As New Horizons makes its final approach, it does so due to the corrective measures its advocates used to help it reach its target. Similarly, the insights, inspiration, and new information collected at the Best Friends National Conference will help advocates reach our target.
It can be hard to understand how seeking safety can first lead to danger. When victims choose to leave a domestic violence situation, they have made one of the most courageous choices imaginable. Few people realize just how dangerous the week victims choose to leave truly is.
Lisa LaVerdiere is the Executive Director of Home For Life Animal Sanctuary, which is small but mighty, and she knows that a small sanctuary can make a big difference.