Pittsburgh, Allegheny County have "effectively" ended veterans homelessness

Pittsburgh, Allegheny County have "effectively" ended veterans homelessness

Officials said Tuesday that close to 600 homeless veterans have found housing in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County since 2015 thanks to a national program.

Pittsburgh and the county joined veteran advocacy groups in 2014 to create the Pittsburgh Rapid Results Homeless Veterans’ Boot Camp, consisting of service providers across the country to put systems in place to find permanent housing for veterans.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017/Author: Alanna Koll
Categories: Pittsburgh
Yearly awareness week for students experiencing homelessness kicks off at state Capitol

Yearly awareness week for students experiencing homelessness kicks off at state Capitol

Sonia Pitzi the Regional Coordinator for Education for Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness spoke in the Main Rotunda Monday morning for the organization's yearly awareness week. This year's awareness week is called "The Education for Students Experiencing Homelessness."

Monday, November 13, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
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