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Trauma Sets Female Veterans Adrift Back Home

Share this post:February 27, 2013 – New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/28/us/female-veterans-face-limbo-in-lives-on-the-street.html  

Covenant House volunteers help count homeless peers

Share this post:February 3, 2013 – Houston Chronicle http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Covenant-House-volunteers-help-count-homeless-4247706.php

City’s new homeless czar optimistic about efforts

Share this post:February 3, 2013 – Houston Chronicle “Mayor Annise Parker last week appointed the city’s first special assistant to the mayor for homeless initiatives, Mandy Chapman Semple. A Montana native who has worked in Houston since 2010, Semple is

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Preconceived notions tested against reality

Share this post:From a 2013 Homeless Point-In-Time Count volunteer: “Until today, I had never actually had a conversation with a homeless person. I’ve brushed off many with a curt ‘no I can’t help you’ or ‘don’t have any change’. And that

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