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May 14, 2021

Our unhoused population is aging

AUSTIN, Texas (May 14, 2021) – May is Older Americans Month, and right now the research is as clear as ever: The median age of America’s...
May 2, 2021

ECHO Statement on Passage of Prop B

AUSTIN, Texas (May 1, 2021) -- Thousands of Austinites are now at risk of fines and jail time for no other reason than not having a safe, stable...
April 29, 2021

Fiercely Focused: The SAFE Alliance

AUSTIN, Texas (April 29, 2021) -- More than 70% of people experiencing homelessness in Austin and Travis County report their homelessness was caused...
April 19, 2021

When Sleeping Became a Crime

by Rhie Azzam Morris https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TScNLhwkifA I was 23 years old the first time I experienced sleeping as a crime in...
April 7, 2021

Vote NO on Prop B

All Austin voters have a choice to make in the coming weeks. The Ending Community Homelessness Coalition (ECHO) is asking you to make the humane,...