Jeff Lilley

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Los Angeles declares 'state of emergency' on homelessness

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday declared a state of emergency on homelessness, calling for $100 million to help address the growing crisis.<p>The move, which was reported in a statement from the office of Mayor Eric Garcetti, was announced the same day the mayor unveiled his plans for …


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Amid Growing Concerns about Overdose, Homelessness, and Public Drug Use, Advocates Launch Campaign for Supervised Injection Facilities in New York

<b>New York City</b> -- Homelessness and public drug use are on the rise in New York, and accidental drug overdoses now kill more people than car accidents …

Public Health

The Situation Facing Los Angeles And Portland Homeless Populations Is An Emergency

Last week, two American cities took a mostly unprecedented step: they declared that the situation facing their homeless populations constitutes a …


Facing homelessness | Rex Hohlbein | TEDxRainier


How the Homeless Eat

<i>At Holy Apostles on on 28th Street and Ninth Avenue, about 1,200 lunches have been served daily for more than 33 years. Photo: ©Liz Neumark</i><p>On the eve of Pope Francis' visit to New York, I waited on the corner of Fifth Avenue -- a mere 50 yards from where he would soon be sleeping. It was the start …