City of Madison

McPike Park homeless encampment to close, city working to find other solutions

'We just want to be able to find places for people to go that are safe housing options for everyone,' city alder says

City of Madison

Pandemic, polar vortex do not hinder Madison’s homeless shelters

The Beacon and The Salvation Army offer pandemic success stories

City of Madison

New tiny house village to be built for Madison’s homeless

'So far the neighborhood, while initially surprised, has been pretty supportive,' says Occupy Madison Co-President

City of Madison

Dane County launches plan to protect homeless amidst COVID-19 pandemic

Elements of plan include securing sufficient housing accommodations, providing food, transportation services

City of Madison

Dane County books hotel rooms to ensure safe social distancing for homeless

'Complacency is not an option right now,' homeless shelter director says

State of Wisconsin

Evers proposes two coronavirus relief packages for state

First relief package aims to eliminate one-week waiting period for unemployment insurance

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Street medicine provides accessible healthcare for the most vulnerable populations

Urban homeless populations struggle to access adequate healthcare, but expansion of healthcare programs show promise

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Winter is right around the corner, heightening need for homelessness support

With cold winter ahead, students facing food, shelter insecurity will need support — laws must be implemented quickly

State of Wisconsin

Bills that would aid Wisconsin homeless rely on state Senate

Nearly 5,000 people estimated homeless in 2018.

City of Madison

New ‘StateScreen’ art piece brings hopes of civic engagement, less violence to State Street

Public art to address social issues in creative, efficient ways, decrease high crime rates

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