Shelter For Families Full

Shelter is Full” post on This Side of Town about the shelter for families being full 3/4 of the last 19 days.

It’s not a surprise, but the homeless shelter for families is full. And so is the over-flow Warming Shelter. Check out the numbers.

In the last 19 days . . .
– The over-flow shelter has had 3 – 7 families in it per night
– The over-flow shelter has had 9 – 19 individuals stay per night
– There were only 5 nights it was not at or over capacity, 74% of the time it was at or over capacity. read more>>

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About Operation Welcome Home

OWH is a group of homeless people in Madison, WI and their allies organizing around the root causes of homelessness- racism, poverty, and criminalization. We are fighting for housing, jobs, and an end to the criminalization of poverty.

Posted on May 13, 2010, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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