Shelter For Homeless Single Fathers To Open In Fort WorthThe facility not only provides a safe refuge for single women, moms with children and dual-parent families, but is also the area’s exclusive shelter for single fathers with children who are homeless.
DPD Officer Plans To File Suit Against City Of DallasOfficer Martinez will ask for damages because he was not fully reimbursed by the city for his time away from the Dallas Police Department, resulting in financial loss, mental anguish and severe damage to his reputation.
Critics & Supporters Clash At Dallas Homeless Commission MeetingDallas Mayor Mike Rawlings' Commission on Homelessness met today and got an earful from critics.
Homeless Man Falls Asleep In Dumpster, Survives Trash CompactorA homeless man who fell asleep in a dumpster on Lake June Road woke up in the hospital today.
Public Feedback Wanted At Dallas Homelessness MeetingsThe new Dallas Commission on Homelessness wants feedback from the public and is hosting two public meetings this week to let residents speak up.
It Takes A Village: Austin Community For Homeless May Offer Dallas A Template For ChangeWith a homeless population that is much higher both numbers-wise and percentage-wise than Dallas', Austin has been searching for viable options for decades.
Commission Being Set Up for Dallas HomelessDallas mayor Mike Rawlings announced the formation of a commission to find a long-term housing plan for thousands of homeless.
Residents Looking For New "Homes" After Tent City ClosureThreats of arrest apparently were enough to clear out an area in Dallas known as Tent City. The people living in the homeless camp under an Interstate-45 overpass packed their bags and moved out before today's deadline.
Tent City To Shut Down This Week... So, Now What?As the City of Dallas prepares for the final shutdown this week of the homeless encampment known as Tent City, a question remains. Where will the hundreds of homeless go after they have been displaced?
Dallas Street Choir Looking For One Million Video "Likes"The Dallas Street Choir has launched its first music video -- "Homeless, Not Voiceless: The Climb -- and is looking to get a million views or "likes."
Work Moves Forward On Shutting Down Tent CityThe City of Dallas is dismantling Tent City under I-45 near downtown.
Homeless Census Shows Numbers Up In Dallas & Collin CountyThe latest count of homeless people living in Dallas and Collin Counties shows there's been an almost 30-percent increase since last year. The latest unofficial census focused on what are called unsheltered homeless.