Homeless Shelter

The Long Island Bridge. (WBZ-TV)

Homeless Displaced In Boston Due To Unsafe Bridge

City officials are scrambling to make sure the homeless population in Boston is taken care of after a much needed shelter on Long Island was closed.

10/09/2014

(Photo by WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Bernice Corpuz)

Mayor Walsh Gives Commencement Speech At Pine Street Inn Graduation

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has spoken at several different graduation ceremonies this season, but he says Wednesday’s ceremony at the Pine Street Inn was the one he was most excited about.

06/11/2014

Mayor Menino (Photo from Karen Twomey)

Menino Resumes Thanksgiving Tradition Of Visiting Local Homeless Shelters

Mayor Menino was greeted on Thursday, his last Thanksgiving as Mayor of Boston, with gratitude as he returned to his annual Thanksgiving tradition of visiting one shelter after another.

11/28/2013

Birthday Party

Local Group Brings Birthday Parties To Homeless Children

Birthday Wishes is a non-profit organization that provides birthday parties for homeless children.

11/30/2012

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH MANUEL DURAN ON CENTRO

Help for the Holidays – Casa Nueva Vida

The holidays are here! And even though we are going through some tough economic times, it is exactly during these times, that many of us feel like giving back and want to make a difference in other people’s lives.

WBZ-TV–12/17/2011

Residents are angry with plans to place a temporary homeless shelter near a few Worcester schools.

Worcester City Council Votes To Temporarily Move Homeless Shelter

Worcester’s city council voted to temporarily move a homeless shelter to another facility following complaints from concerned citizens.

11/30/2011

(Photo from Pine Street Inn website)

Pine Street Inn, HopeFound Explore Merger

Two Boston agencies with a combined 67 years of fighting homelessness through housing and programs are hoping to combine in every way.

08/05/2011

Proposal would turn old storage building into housing for veterans.

Beverly Neighborhood Opposes Proposed Homeless Center

A battle over where to house homeless veterans is brewing in Beverly.

08/01/2011

Suspect In Lowell Shelter Murder Pleads Not Guilty

The attorney for a Lowell teenager accused of stabbing a worker at the homeless shelter where he was staying says he is considering pursuing a “diminished capacity” defense for his client.

03/15/2011

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