homeless shelters

Good Works provides housing to people in nine Southeastern Ohio counties

BY: - August 23, 2023

This is the second part of an ongoing series looking at homelessness and housing insecurity in rural Ohio counties. Read the first story here.  Keith Wasserman opened up his remodeled basement to people experiencing homelessness more than four decades ago and hasn’t looked back.   He asked his professors at Ohio University if he could do […]

‘Critical lack’ of resources and capacity for COVID-19 at homeless shelters, report says

BY: - March 27, 2020

If a person at a homeless shelter tested positive for COVID-19, about half of the organizations that oversee shelters wouldn’t know how to respond. Less than half of them have received any training or education on COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus. These and other findings appeared in a recent report, “Double […]