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The Rise of the Tent Ward: Homelessness in the Era of Mass Incarceration

In the era of mass incarceration, services for the homeless often involve mechanisms of confinement and discipline. Over the past decade, homeless communities in cities across the US have developed large-scale encampments in which residents survive…

BEEFinalReportToPWP.pdf
The goal of I4E's 2019 Homelessness Demystified campaign was to educate men and women about the plight of homeless people, the homelessness crisis in OC, and empower all interested residents to find their best fit in working towards a solution. The…

This is a video playlist of 17 videos of the full program of Homelessness Demystified: Strategic Directions and Missional Actions on May 4, 2019 at First Pres. Church - Orange, Spring Gathering of the Presbyterian Women of the Presbytery of Los…

I4E Career Development Pilot Report.pdf
The I4E Career Development Pilot was a learning by volunteering experience in the Homelessness Demystified: Buffet of Educational Experiences campaign. The pilot is described as well as the emerging leaders, lessons learned, and next steps. The…

California’s New Vagrancy Laws: The Growing Enactment and Enforcement of Anti-Homeless Laws in the Golden State

NVL-Update-2016_Final.pdf
Appendix has a list of the anti-vagrancy and other laws/ordinances against homeless people for some OC Cities. The Policy Advocacy Clinic prepared this 2016 update for the Western Regional Advocacy Project (WRAP). WRAP is a non-profit organization…

S County Case- Amended Complaint dtd  5.13.19 Doc 17.pdf
In Housing is a Human Right OC, Orange County Catholic Worker, Emergency Shelter Coalition, et al vs. The County of Orange, The City of Irvine, The City of Aliso Viejo, The City of Dana Point, The City of San Juan Capistrano, The City of San…

Faith is the First Step: Faith-based Solutions to Homelessness

A report from the Homeless Rights Advocacy Project, School of Law, Seattle University. 64 pages, Extensively footnoted with 332 References. Bibliography, p. 46 - 59.

Solutions for Homelessness: What Works and What's Ahead

HCPresbyterianChurchPresentation.pdf
Presentation by Helen Cameron, Business Development Manager at Jamboree Housing Corporation (Irvine), one of three panelists at Homelessness Demystified: Creating Awareness, Understanding, and Solutions, 2 February 2019, Canvas, Irvine. About the…

Do we have the knowledge to address homelessness?

Various forms of housing exclusion are a reality for millions of people across the globe. For people who are homeless in advanced industrialized economies, housing exclusion often co-exists with social service engagement. This essay reviews …

A Homeless Bill of Rights (Revolution)

This Article examines an emerging movement so far unexplored by legal scholarship: the proposal and, in some states, the enactment of a Homeless Bill of Rights. This Article presents these new laws as a lens to re-examine storied …

Why turning homelessness into a crime is cruel and costly

Two law professors who study how laws can make homelessness better or worse, encourage cities, suburbs and towns to avoid punishing people who live in public and have nowhere else to go. One big reason: These “anti-vagrancy laws” are…

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Org Code is a leader in the housing first approach and housing-focused shelter systems. Download their white papers and learn more. Recommended by Friendship Shelter, Laguna Beach.
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