Tag: homelessness

September 30, 2021

Fiercely Focused: CommUnityCare

AUSTIN -- When the pandemic started, unhoused people faced a lot of questions: Where am I supposed to isolate? Where can I wash my hands now that...
September 29, 2021

We must dismantle white male supremacy in homelessness services. Here’s step one.

AUSTIN (Sept. 29, 2021) -- Austin/Travis County’s Homelessness Response System, like so many across the country, is imbued with systemic...
September 15, 2021

New reports highlight racial inequities and the need for more housing

AUSTIN (Sept. 15, 2021) -- A Black Austinite is six times more likely than a white Austinite to experience homelessness, new research from the...
August 31, 2021

Fiercely Focused: A New Entry

AUSTIN (Aug. 31, 2021) -- Two decades ago, an unfulfilled Peter Daniels left behind his career in electrical engineering and went back to school to...
January 20, 2021

What a Biden administration means for homelessness in Austin

AUSTIN, Texas (Jan. 20, 2021) -- As the Biden administration formally begins its stewardship of the country, ECHO is encouraged by the incoming...