• shelters
  • In partnership with the Tarrant County Homeless Coalition - and working with the Salvation Army, Presbyterian Night Shelter and Day Resource Center for the Homeless - the professor and 10 of her students conducted 150 face-to-face interviews with women living on the streets and in emergency shelters, to understand their life stories and report the findings on areas of need. (unthsc.edu)
  • It serves to let women living in or accessing shelters and outreach centers know their community cares about them and values them. (wikipedia.org)
  • She founded this shelter in an abandoned supermarket after discovering that homeless women disguised themselves as men in hopes of getting into male-only shelters. (wikipedia.org)
  • People are encouraged to bring their gently worn jeans to Aéropostale, and they are then donated to over 1,000 homeless shelters in the United States and Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • mothers
  • The ideal residential center would accommodate women with children by offering housing for children of all ages, 24-hour daycare services, support groups for mothers, and special programs for female veterans with young children. (dol.gov)
  • streets
  • Well, it seems someone may have come across a woman with a voice just like Houston's on the streets of Los Angeles. (litemiami.com)
  • The homeless women and children on the streets of Tehran, show once again the empty promises of the rulers of the Muslim world, including in Iran that deceptively claims to protect its women in accordance to Islamic law. (blogspot.com)
  • It is irrelevant for them whether the women and children of the Ummah live on the streets, consume drugs, sell their children, sell their bodies, or die under the regime's own bombs and bullets. (blogspot.com)
  • It is not uncommon for sexual predators to seduce young women who have a low self-esteem, no place to live or no type of resources in order to survive on the streets, by luring them with money, drugs and a place to live," Sheriff Gene Mitchell said. (crimeonline.com)
  • vendors
  • In 2013, a Swedish tech company created software for the homeless newspaper vendors to accept credit card payments via a mobile app. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • The 23 year old woman knocked on 25 year old, Aaron Barker's door asking for help. (stinsonhunter.com)
  • Last year, she bought a foreclosed, three-bedroom, 1,300-square-foot home to help house a growing number of homeless women. (latimes.com)
  • The campaign looks to help clothe the over one million homeless teens across the country, by providing a top requested item: jeans. (wikipedia.org)
  • convince
  • After luring the women, predators will then brainwash the women into thinking that they have no other options and then convince the women to engage in sexual acts as payment for what the predator has provided. (crimeonline.com)
  • risks
  • Titled 'It Happens out Here,' the presentation shared data on the health and safety risks to these women, from theft, threats, physical and sexual violence, stalking and verbal abuse, to psychological trauma and injuries resulting in physical disability and chronic pain. (unthsc.edu)
  • Co-author Kirk Dombrowski, sociology professor and principal investigator for the Research, Evaluation and Analysis for Community Health (REACH) Lab, said the findings have implications beyond the homeless population, particularly considering the social costs of sexually transmitted diseases, HIV and other health risks. (unl.edu)
  • When folks who are homeless and who have a mental illness go out and act in a way for their own survival, we can't blame them for the larger repercussions and risks for the population as a whole," he said. (unl.edu)
  • outreach
  • In many communities, social service organizations provide outreach programs for homeless women and are skilled at building trust to ensure that the women get the care they need. (medindia.net)
  • group
  • For two semesters, Emily Spence-Almaguer, PhD, School of Public Health Associate Professor of Behavioral and Community Health, has worked with a group of UNTHSC graduate students to identify the victimization experiences and health challenges of homeless women in Fort Worth's East Lancaster area. (unthsc.edu)
  • Barker was leading a theatre group when the class suddenly stop, he said the woman was in her twenties. (stinsonhunter.com)
  • young
  • When authorities arrived on the scene they discovered drugs in plain view, along with two young girls who later were found to be homeless, as reported by TimesDaily . (crimeonline.com)
  • Investigators interviewed the two young women they found living at the home, who told them Glenn would provide monetary assistance, in addition to the drugs, in exchange for sex. (crimeonline.com)
  • One young woman even told police that the 59-year-old offered to pay her friend's cell phone bill if he could watch the two perform sexual intercourse. (crimeonline.com)
  • Central Coast Young Homeless Women Crisis Accommodation. (wikipedia.org)
  • As Brock's investigation deepens, he finds that his own employer was complicit in an illegal eviction, which eventually resulted in the death of a young homeless family. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1956 the female prison at Mountjoy was given over to young male offenders and became St. Patrick's Institution. (wikipedia.org)
  • house
  • Kip was also one of the founders of Victory House in the South End of Boston, a residential alcoholism treatment program for homeless, alcoholic men. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • The average participant was female, 43 years old and had been homeless for just over two years. (unthsc.edu)
  • In recent years, there has been a growing crisis in Tehran where street children are born and sold by homeless or poor women living in and around the capital. (blogspot.com)
  • Study participants ranged in age from 19 to 54 and they had spent, on average, 4.76 years homeless. (unl.edu)
  • After controlling for race, age, education levels and years homeless, the researchers found impulsiveness to be a significant predictor of whether a homeless woman had engaged in survival sex. (unl.edu)
  • The Dóchas Centre (Irish: lárionad le Dóchas) is a closed, medium security prison, for females aged 18 years and over, located in Mountjoy Prison in Dublin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the prison is designated to accommodate females over 18 years of age, there has been cases of juveniles being remanded to the centre. (wikipedia.org)
  • dignity
  • The Ummah needs a true Islamic leadership and state which will fight for the dignity of Muslim women and ensure that every single one under its rule is housed and provided for as obliged by Islam. (blogspot.com)
  • basement
  • Calvary was also located in a poorer neighborhood, which led to the church opening a homeless shelter in its basement. (wikipedia.org)
  • The small numbers of women at the time were moved to a basement of one wing of St Patrick's Institution. (wikipedia.org)
  • Female prisoners were detained in the basement until 1990 when they were moved into one wing of St Patrick's Institution. (wikipedia.org)
  • children
  • He stated that over 20 percent of them have AIDS and they spread various diseases and that in addition to spreading depravity, these women reproduce like hatching machines and as their children have no guardians, they sell them. (blogspot.com)
  • We ask: Which part of Islamic law sanctions a government to abandon its women to a life of dire poverty such that they resort to selling their bodies to feed themselves and their children, or sleep in open graves? (blogspot.com)
  • They have no genuine concern for the welfare of their women or children. (blogspot.com)
  • It is utterly shameful that these governments accept for so many of their women and children to live in these miserable conditions, not taking one sound action to remove them from this impoverished life. (blogspot.com)
  • But many women also contend with sexual trauma, domestic abuse and pregnancy - often while trying to raise children alone. (latimes.com)
  • In Boxhill, N.A. (Ed.). Homeless Children: The Watchers and the Waiters, pp. xx. (wikipedia.org)
  • Homeless children in New York City: A view from the Nineteenth century. (wikipedia.org)
  • accommodate
  • A campus style female prison within Mountjoy Prison, Dóchas was designed for twice the number of female prisoners that the old wing of St. Patrick's Institution could accommodate. (wikipedia.org)
  • custody
  • He later becomes emotionally involved in the case of a woman named Ruby, whose drug addiction led to her losing custody of her son. (wikipedia.org)
  • lives
  • In extraordinarily different circumstances, in a far cry from the glamorous lives portrayed on SATC , a 21-year-old homeless woman named Dani Johnson, came to roughly the same conclusion, though perhaps, through a more excruciating journey. (forbes.com)
  • participants
  • Participants believed that many seemingly gender-neutral programs failed to ensure equality in the level and types of assistance provided to both men and women. (dol.gov)
  • Over 60 percent of participants reported facing these types of threats in the prior 12 months while homeless. (unthsc.edu)
  • treatment
  • Single-sex housing and treatment arrangements may facilitate recovery for women. (dol.gov)
  • Women who are addicted must get treatment that gradually reduces their dependency in a way that is safe for themselves and their babies. (medindia.net)
  • The hospital has also contacted a mental hospital, where they will send the woman for examination and treatment, while the male infant may in the future be sent to a child welfare institution. (chinasmack.com)
  • This study will develop a cognitive-behavioral therapy treatment that will be adapted to best serve the needs of homeless women. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • place
  • A homeless man, identifying himself only as "Mister," enters the offices of the powerful Washington D.C. law firm Drake & Sweeney and takes many of the lawyers hostage while angrily demanding information about some kind of eviction that took place. (wikipedia.org)
  • vulnerable
  • Though women do not serve in direct combat roles, all troops in Afghanistan and Iraq are vulnerable to enemy attack in wars with no front lines. (latimes.com)
  • child
  • The infant boy has remained unclothed since it was born, the woman not using any clothing to wrap up the child. (chinasmack.com)
  • Photo is of the homeless woman carrying her child leaving the hospital, leaving behind the only towel wrapping the child before she left, the child naked. (chinasmack.com)
  • The Shariah Laws and true Islamic governance abhors all of this and does not tolerate a single woman or child to be homeless under its rule, or beg or violate their honour to survive! (blogspot.com)
  • found
  • Shocked by what he has found, Brock leaves his firm to take a poorly paid position with the 14th Street Legal Clinic, which works to protect the rights of the homeless. (wikipedia.org)
  • risk
  • Underweight women are likely to give birth to underweight babies who are at greater risk of several serious complications. (medindia.net)
  • Obese women are at increased risk of conditions associated with high blood pressure, such as pre-eclampsia and gestational diabetes, and often have very large babies, which can complicate delivery. (medindia.net)