A young girl hangs out at the Maslow Project.
Courtesy of David Gibb Photography
August 15, 2012 The Maslow Project teaches homeless children how to cope and become self-sufficient, using methods such as art therapy.
Zaniyah sleeps while her mom shops at the Bread for the City boutique.
Courtesy of Caroline Lacey
August 5, 2012 Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday vulnerable D.C. residents can visit Bread for the City and get some clothing for themselves and their families.
People lend a hand to others at the Project Homeless Connection.
Courtesy of PHC
August 3, 2012 Project Homeless Connect pulls together agencies and services to host an annual one-stop shop for people living on the street.
Homeless children have the opportunity to play with volunteers.
Courtesy of The Homeless Children's Playtime Project
August 1, 2012 The Homeless Children's Playtime Project lets children ages 1 to 11 from the nearby D.C. General homeless shelter just be kids for a little while.
Volunteers distribute food outside a Philadelphia Department of Public Health hearing in March on rules banning outdoor food distribution.
July 6, 2012 Many of the hungry and homeless depend on meals served by nonprofit groups in parks and other outdoor areas around the city. But new laws would force those groups to close down or continue serving meals only in indoor spaces.
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The Colorado Coalition for the Homeless runs the Stout Street Clinic in Denver, helped Dale Miller get a CT scan.
Colorado Coalition for the Homeless
April 26, 2012 The state is one of just a few that is expanding Medicaid ahead of a major expansion called for in 2014 by the federal health law. Though the state estimates that 50,000 people meet the income bar, Colorado will only be able to offer coverage to 10,000 people.
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Angelic Davis, with her three-month-old son Richard Williams IV at a homeless shelter in Dallas on Monday (Dec. 12, 2011).
December 13, 2011 More than 1.6 million American children were homeless at some point in 2010, the nonprofit National Center on Family Homelessness reports today.
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