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New Madison homeless shelter productive, but requires more mental health, drug abuse support

Housing-first model will support temporary, chronic homeless cases, lacks holistic approach needed to help homeless people reenter workforce

City of Madison

City of Madison to rent hotel rooms for people living in Reindahl Park

City of Madison hopes to eventually find inhabitants permanent housing

City of Madison

$2.5 million awarded to Dane County Continuum of Care to combat youth homelessness

Grant will further initiated efforts to aid 'invisible population'

UW-Madison Campus

Social Justice Hub packs meal bags for local homeless community as part of new housing equity initiative

The UW student organization promotes awareness, activism to aid homeless individuals in Madison

City of Madison

Proposed location for men’s shelter causes controversy

District 17 alder says city has 'out of sight, out of mind' mentality

City of Madison

COVID-19 elevates Madison’s homelessness problem, upcoming winter “a perfect storm”

Madison using temporary permitted establishments to house homeless population, encampments remain unchecked, unenforced

City of Madison

United Way awards $1.5 milllion in COVID-19 relief grants to local organizations

United Way funded more than 90 organizations through these grants

City of Madison

Freezing temperatures create challenges for homeless shelters

Shelter given even at full capacity, 'need more permanent solutions,' city official says

City of Madison

$25 million in federal funds awarded to Wisconsin organizations fighting homelessness

12 organizations in Madison received a portion of the alloted grant money

State of Wisconsin

Bills that would aid Wisconsin homeless rely on state Senate

Nearly 5,000 people estimated homeless in 2018.

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