Last year Darla went to the #SheDoes protest on Los Angeles’ City Hall Steps. She said it was scary and it must be sad to have no money when the bank buildings are your night light. I told her about my trip to @URM and meeting LaTonya and Sheila. This was her reaction. Right now […]Read More The Union Rescue Mission Lives
Feral? Pc’s Todd Spitzer called some of his citizens feralRead More Let’s take a walk Todd
Los Angeles has self cleaning toilets for the public to use. What this really means is that there are self-cleaning toilets out there that homeless people can use because the general public can use a toilet inside a restaurant or a store that their patronizing has homeless people are often turned away by signs that […]Read More Toilets, Because s#!+ Happens
Who I Read / Meet / Tweet / Follow to Learn More on Homelessness in General United States Interagency Council on Homelessness National Alliance to End Homelessness: FAQs. New York Homelessness http://www.coalitionforthehomeless.org/?gclid=COeCmK_D08UCFUuTfgod4DEATA The neighborhood of Silverlake in Los Angeles http://silverlakenc.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/homeless_flyer_bilingual.pdf has a community council that is on the ball The Good Rev Andy Bales of Union Rescue Mission. […]Read More Who I Read / Meet / Tweet / Follow to Learn More on Homelessness in General | Homeless in LA ©
” How important is it that I pay rent ?”. As jaw droppingly stupid as hearing those words from someone who is expecting a new car tomorrow is – I heard them last night. Often homelessness is caused – not by lack of resources- but by the unwise spending of resources. (Gas to go far […]Read More Learning to be Housed
I am overjoyed to find @abales of @URM in my mail box at work today. It is a little like Christmas and I am super happy to be rewarded for dragging myself into the office today. My happy dance and small shouts of “It came, It Came!” has prompted a somewhat steady stream of onlookers to […]Read More It Came! and who should be a role model?
Be a hero for children of domestic abuse. Help @urm, @abales @hopegardens.Read More Hope Gardens is running out of hope.
@danPortnoy and @portnoymedia are not the name brand main stream names you think of when you think of Media Hype and Internet Chic… but only if you are really uncool. So, throw on your parkas and jump into the freezer baby and check out Dan. (okay, I am uncool too – but you knew that – […]Read More Portnoy Please! (Aka I am a groupie)
Someday I am going to meet @abales , Reverend Bales from the Union Rescue Mission. He doesn’t blog as much as I want him to – I guess he is a little busy and all, but it is so worth the read. therefore I am directly printing the link http://www.urmblog.org/category/rev-andys-blog/ . Anyway, last night I had a […]Read More Rev Andy at the URM
How can you help the Winter Shelter and reduce the number of people needing to use it? @pathachieve #homelessRead More 57 kids homeless in Glendale CA