homeless shelters

Ben Carson Says Homeless Shelters Shouldn’t Be ‘Comfortable’ Or People Will Never Want To Leave

Ben Carson Says Homeless Shelters Shouldn’t Be ‘Comfortable’ Or People Will Never Want To Leave

We haven’t heard much from Ben Carson since he became Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and that’s probably a good thing considering the fact that Dr. Carson has a habit of spouting off WTF?! statements at the drop of a hat. Carson is back, and he’s been touring housing facilities across the state […]

Woman Freezes To Death When Landlord Boots Her Out For $338 Unpaid Rent (VIDEO)

Woman Freezes To Death When Landlord Boots Her Out For $338 Unpaid Rent (VIDEO)

A 52-year-old woman, Karen Lee Batts, was evicted from a senior assisted living facility for non-payment of $338.00. Batts’ family says she suffers from schizophrenia. The facility that evicted Batts was under the management of  Cascade Management, Inc. and Northwest Housing Alternatives, LLC. The housing complex was designed for people with disabilities and financially limited seniors: “The court records […]

Prankster Turns Homeless Shelter Into A Five-Star Restaurant (VIDEO)

Prankster Turns Homeless Shelter Into A Five-Star Restaurant (VIDEO)

When a prankster takes over a homeless shelter for an evening, he pranks 50 homeless people — and gives them a five-star filet mignon dinner with five-star service. Three percent of the U.S. population is homeless. Many of the people in this video don’t “look” homeless, nor do they “sound” homeless. They’re articulate, successful people […]

6 Tips For Success In Life — From Homeless People

6 Tips For Success In Life — From Homeless People

When it comes to compassion, we could all learn a lesson from children. When Heather Lee, ?an elementary teacher, conducted a class project for her students to make place mats for a?homeless?shelter, she was unprepared for how moving it would be – for her, the children, and for the shelter residents. We’ve explored the conditions […]