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Domestic Violence and Homelessness – Where We Are Now

Share this post:Over the course of a year, 1.3 million women in the U.S. will experience domestic violence, but less than 10 percent of survivors will ever report what has happened to them. In 2017 in Texas, there were over

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Homelessness 101: Street Guide v. Help Card

Share this post:Two critical resources offered by the Coalition for the Homeless to those who need help are the Street Guide and the Help Card. These two resources are similar in that they both offer information on local assistance programs;

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Homelessness 101: Person-Centered Language – What is it?

Share this post:Imagine you are driving down the street and you happen to see someone standing on the corner, they may appear to be homeless. What is the first thought in your head? How would you describe them in that

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Homelessness 101: What do all the numbers mean?

Share this post:Data plays an integral part of the day-to-day operations at the Coalition for the Homeless and drives our decision making activities as lead agency to The Way Home. The Coalition also manages the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS).

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