Past posts

Point in Time Survey

Listen to this story that NPR did on a ‘point-in time’ survey. Organizations and volunteers around Charlottesville will be doing a similar survey this week.  
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Meet Our Guests! – D’s Story

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After struggling with surgery, chronic health concerns, and a minor legal matter that dragged out for months and months, D turned his concentration to finding work. He found three jobs! Sadly, none of these jobs really worked out. Challenged but not down, D decided to take matters into his own hands – he became...
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Meet Our Guests – D’s Story

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D. wrote us a letter: Dear Haven, You do not know how much you mean to me! Without this place, I would be in the street with nothing or any place to place or receive calls. I used the computers and within 4 weeks…I have gotten a job. This means so much. My name...
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Meet Our Guests – V’s Story

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When V heard that we were having a volunteer celebration in January, she said she wanted us to tell her story to our fabulous volunteers. She said she wanted to say thanks. She said she had things to say. Here is what she wrote: I wanted to be here tonight, but my school commitment...
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Opening Doors: Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness

Unlock this door!

In an unprecedented move, the White House has released Opening Doors: Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness! This document represents the first federal recognition that ending homelessness will not be accomplished on the local level alone. Instead, this plan is a call to action for coordinated services between the ‘mainstream’ resources for...
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