Housing: A Special Report

 By Laurie Jamaitus

Powelton Village: Hope and Refuge for Struggling Veterans

Powelton Village: Hope and Refuge for Struggling Veterans

The Veterans Group, located at 32nd and Baring streets, is an organization that provides help to former soldiers dealing with homelessness in Philadelphia. The goal of the program is to give them  place to live and the necessary tools to transition into productive members of society. “We help the guys coming from divorces or whatever […]

 By Matt Finn and Melissa Nowicki

Germantown: My Place Gives Homeless Hope

Germantown: My Place Gives Homeless Hope

Just weeks ago, Amos Shattock was homeless. Now, he has a brand new apartment in Germantown. Shattock is a resident at the new permanent assistance living shelter My Place Germantown located on East Price Street near Baynton Street. The house has 12 efficiency apartments with kitchenettes, full closets and private baths in a recently renovated […]

1 4 5 6