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August 5, 2020

Housing instability is bad for your heart

AUSTIN, Texas (August 5, 2020) -- Housing instability is bad for your heart, according to a new scientific statement from the American Heart...
July 31, 2020

Fiercely Focused: Community Health Paramedics

AUSTIN, Texas (July 31, 2020) -- COVID-19 has made direct outreach more difficult for homeless service providers. But that outreach takes on a new...
July 24, 2020

How to get homeless service providers COVID-19 supplies without leaving your couch

AUSTIN, Texas (July 24, 2020) -- Homeless service providers need a lot of supplies during COVID-19 to keep themselves, their spaces, and especially...
July 16, 2020

Op-ed: Austin’s decision to decriminalize homelessness is working

AUSTIN, Texas (July 16, 2020) -- A year ago this month, measures intended to decriminalize homelessness went into effect in Austin. Austin's City...
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July 15, 2020

Unaffordable Housing: Austin 1-Bedroom Requires 125 Hours/Week at Minimum Wage

AUSTIN, Texas (July 15, 2020) -- Austin is an expensive place to live, and new research shows just how unaffordable housing has become. A minimum...