Nonprofit Starting Tent Community For Homeless People In SacramentoA nonprofit that’s spent the last decade working to address the homeless crisis is finally moving forward with a pilot project.
Mobile Clinic Brings Free Coronavirus Testing To Sacramento Homeless SheltersA local health clinic is traveling throughout Sacramento to provide free coronavirus testing for Sacramento County's homeless population.
2 Homeless People In Sacramento County Test Positive For CoronavirusHealth officials say two homeless people in Sacramento County have tested positive for coronavirus.
Coronavirus And Homeless: Sacramento City Council Approves $15M Homeless Response PlanIn an effort to protect the homeless population and slow the spread of the coronavirus, the Sacramento City Council approved a $15 million homeless response plan Tuesday.
Homeless Advocates Say Governor's Plan To Protect Homeless Is Form of Protection NeededWorking with FEMA, the state has secured roughly 7,000 hotel rooms that will be used as housing during this crisis for the homeless. The goal is to get 15,000.
Coronavirus Response: 'We're Moving Way Too Slowly,' California Homeless Advocate SaysSince the beginning of an international pandemic, experts have known one population is particularly vulnerable to contracting and spreading the coronavirus: the homeless.
Homeless & Coronavirus: Unreliable Access To Hand-Washing Stations Increases Risk In SacramentoThe Sacramento Homeless Union says there are approximately 11,000 unsheltered individuals across Sacramento who are having a difficult time following the CDC guidelines.
Protecting Homeless From Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Authorizes $150M For Emergency HousingIn an effort to help protect the homeless population in California from the coronavirus, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order for Wednesday and authorized $150 million to help house the homeless.
State Working To House Homeless During Coronavirus OutbreakAuthorities want people to stay in their homes to slow the spread of the coronavirus, but what will the homeless do?
'The California Dream Is For All': Gov. Newsom Focuses State Of The State Address On Homeless CrisisCalifornia should lower the legal bar for providing forced treatment to the mentally ill and building more homeless shelters, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday in his second State of the State address.
California Governor To Address Homelessness, Mental HealthCalifornia's governor is expected to call for better mental health care to help the state's huge homeless population when he addresses one of the state's most pressing problems in his second State of the State speech.
Cabin Community For Homeless Young People Approved In North SacramentoThe Sacramento City Council approved plans for a sleeping cabin community in North Sacramento next to St. Paul's Church on Grove Avenue.
18 Homeless Camps Cleaned Up Along Rocklin GreenbeltPolice say they have cleaned up more than a dozen homeless camps that had popped up along freeways in Rocklin.
Accidental Angel: Stockton Man Saves Homeless Woman Who Stepped In Front Of His CarA Stockton man was driving to work when he says a woman intentionally walked in front of his car on the highway.
Legislative Analyst Criticizes California's Homeless PlanCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom's budget proposal likely won't have a meaningful impact on the nation's largest homeless population, according to a new analysis from the state's nonpartisan Legislative Analyst's Office.