Homeless student finishes 500-mile walk to raise funds to end homelessness

ABC News published this video item, entitled “Homeless student finishes 500-mile walk to raise funds to end homelessness” – below is their description. Boston College sophomore Gordon Wayne walked 500 miles from his hometown in central Virginia to Boston to raise funds and awareness about homelessness. ABC News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your … Read more Homeless student finishes 500-mile walk to raise funds to end homelessness

Andy Burnham: Tier 3 lockdown will increase levels of poverty, homelessness and hardship

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Andy Burnham: Tier 3 lockdown will increase levels of poverty, homelessness and hardship” – below is their description. Andy Burnham has accused the government of walking away from negotiations over Greater Manchester entering a Tier 3 lockdown, which he said will “increase levels of poverty, homelessness and hardship”. … Read more Andy Burnham: Tier 3 lockdown will increase levels of poverty, homelessness and hardship

New Zealand re-elected PM promises better economy for all after Labour landslide

CGTN published this video item, entitled “New Zealand re-elected PM promises better economy for all after Labour landslide” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video New Zealand’s re-elected Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, is promising to take on poverty, inequality and homelessness after her landslide victory on Saturday. The Labour Party secured almost half of … Read more New Zealand re-elected PM promises better economy for all after Labour landslide

CrossTalk | Quarantine Edition | Political Homelessness

RT published this video item, entitled “CrossTalk | Quarantine Edition | Political Homelessness” – below is their description. As the election approaches, we feel it is necessary to ask a very simple, though important question. Why do most potential voters describe themselves as independent or not affiliated with a political party? On top of this, … Read more CrossTalk | Quarantine Edition | Political Homelessness

One teenager’s experience of finding herself homeless | ITV News

ITV News published this video item, entitled “One teenager’s experience of finding herself homeless | ITV News” – below is their description. Meet Gemma. As a teenager, she knew all too soon in life what it was like to have nowhere to call home. She was rescued from homelessness by the charity Llamau – and … Read more One teenager’s experience of finding herself homeless | ITV News

Renters face losing their homes as coronavirus eviction ban ends

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Renters face losing their homes as coronavirus eviction ban ends” – below is their description. Tenants who have lost income due to coronavirus could soon face homelessness after rules banning evictions due to COVID expire. Sky News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments … Read more Renters face losing their homes as coronavirus eviction ban ends

Coronavirus: How homeless camps have grown in LA

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus: How homeless camps have grown in LA” – below is their description. Residents in some of LA’s wealthiest areas have started leaving as homeless camps increase following the pandemic, as many people are not able to afford rent or mortgages. Before the pandemic, figures showed a 16.1% … Read more Coronavirus: How homeless camps have grown in LA

Coronavirus sparks surge in homelessness from the US to Africa | COVID Update

DW News published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus sparks surge in homelessness from the US to Africa | COVID Update” – below is their description. 00:00 The effects of the coronavirus pandemic have been dramatic in the US. For many, it’s been a downward spiral from a secure job to eviction from their homes. Some … Read more Coronavirus sparks surge in homelessness from the US to Africa | COVID Update

Biden: Trump’s Virus Response Keeps Hurting the U.S. Economy

Bloomberg QuickTake News published this video item, entitled “Biden: Trump’s Virus Response Keeps Hurting the U.S. Economy” – below is their description. Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said the country has not seen enough economic recovery since the coronavirus outbreak began months ago. He blasted President Donald Trump for downplaying COVID-19, saying that it will … Read more Biden: Trump’s Virus Response Keeps Hurting the U.S. Economy

Inside Kanangra Court, where residents are busting the stigma of homelessness & addiction | ABC News

The estate is known as Kanangra Court — one of dozens of complexes built in the 1960s to house the ACT’s then-burgeoning public service workforce. Now, it is used as a housing option for people in need. Many of the residents said they generally have three options: Kanangra, the streets, or jail. “You can bet … Read more Inside Kanangra Court, where residents are busting the stigma of homelessness & addiction | ABC News

Could there be a Covid surge in homelessness? – BBC Newsnight

The evictions ban will be lifted on 23 August in England, as Shelter warn nearly a quarter of a million people in England have fallen into rent arrears since March. Could we see a Covid surge in homelessness? Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F On 23 August, one of the major protections put in place to … Read more Could there be a Covid surge in homelessness? – BBC Newsnight

The Bakery Which Helps Those in Need & Has Meghan Markle’s Royal Approval | Lorraine

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1KyA9sV It’s the inspiring all-female bakery that is helping others in need, by teaching them a life skill for their future, and helping them out of poverty, homelessness and abuse. The Luminary Bakery has the Duchess of Sussex’s royal approval and was set up by Alice Williams. Alice and on of … Read more The Bakery Which Helps Those in Need & Has Meghan Markle’s Royal Approval | Lorraine

The Coronavirus and Extreme Heat Are Twin Threats to Arizona’s Homeless

The first instruction people were given at the start of the Covid-19 outbreak was to stay at home, but for Arizona’s homeless population that wasn’t a possibility. As one of the many inequalities exposed by the pandemic, the provision of homes for the homeless became even more pressing as Covid-19 spread through the community. One … Read more The Coronavirus and Extreme Heat Are Twin Threats to Arizona’s Homeless

Millions in US face eviction amid COVID-19 crisis

Millions of people who rent their homes in the United States are facing eviction amid the coronavirus pandemic. By some estimates, 40 million people could lose their homes, affecting poverty rates, homelessness and the wider economy. Al Jazeera’s Andy Gallacher reports from Miami in the US. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us … Read more Millions in US face eviction amid COVID-19 crisis

Victims of Beirut’s explosion begin sifting through the rubble | ABC News

Years of war did not prepare Beirut for the massive blast that rocked Lebanon’s capital this week, plunging hundreds of thousands of people into sudden homelessness. The explosion among port warehouses storing ammonium nitrate killed more than 135 people, injured over 4,000 and caused widespread property damage. Beirut’s Governor said up to 250,000 people may … Read more Victims of Beirut’s explosion begin sifting through the rubble | ABC News