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The Road Home is a private nonprofit social services agency that assists homeless individuals and families, in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. Here, a view from outside. Cayce Clifford for NPR

Utah Reduced Chronic Homelessness By 91 Percent. Here’s How.

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The Road Home is a private nonprofit social services agency that assists homeless individuals and families, in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. Here, a view from outside.Cayce Clifford for NPR…
During the sleep-out, students made signs about youth homelessness that they waved outside Mendenhall Mall and Safeway. (Photo by Lisa Phu/KTOO)

High school sleep-out raises $3,000 for homeless youth

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During the sleep-out, students made signs about youth homelessness that they waved outside Mendenhall Mall and Safeway. (Photo by Lisa Phu/KTOO) About 200 kids and teenagers in Juneau are homeless. There are students…

Thane Campground closes for winter, displacing homeless

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"Going back to school cost me $1,100 and being homeless," said Elliot Scott.

Utah housing expert who cut chronic homelessness 90% pitches Alaska solutions

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Gov. Bill Walker says he’d “love for Alaska to be the first state without homelessness.” With a little inspiration from the state of Utah, some are hopeful that could become…

Homeless survey finds at least 70 in Juneau sleeping outside

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"We lay out the tarp to give us something dry to lay on and then we lay our bedding out on top of that and then the excess tarp we…

Candlelight vigil honors people who died on the streets of Anchorage

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Sunday night about 70 community members gathered on the Park Strip in Anchorage to honor those who died while living outside on the streets this summer.

‘I thought he was safe,’ brother says of man found in wetlands

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There are moments when James Knudson forgets his younger brother, John Knudson, is dead.

Affordable senior housing project in limbo with broken partnership

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"We put in a lot of time, effort, money, blood, sweat, tears into this project and it’s very disappointing, very disappointing," said St. Vincent de Paul's Dan Austin.