Mon., March 3, 2014 7:55am
The lifestyle of the homeless is rugged and unforgiving. While Macon has several shelters that are open during the day, only one—the Salvation Army...
Fri., February 28, 2014 5:44pm
Organizers say the goal is to improve sanitary conditions at two locations where homeless people live outdoors.
Wed., November 7, 2012 12:08pm
Kay Elam, Executive Director of Elam's Women Shelter, estimates that the homeless population in Troup County is around 700 people. One idea...
Wed., August 29, 2012 2:02pm
City councilors in Macon are considering a system of donation stations that would offer an alternative to giving to panhandlers.
Fri., June 1, 2012 3:21pm
The board overseeing Savannah's homeless authority has sacked the agency's executive director. Mark Baggett came under scrutiny after city...
Wed., May 2, 2012 3:19pm
Officials who oversee millions of dollars in public money for Savannah's homeless services are blaming unpaid insurance payments on chronic...
Wed., November 2, 2011 4:11pm
Columbus is committing nearly $200,000 over three years for a new homeless initiative. Three private organizations also have provided matching funds...
Sun., July 17, 2011 11:01pm
A public-private collaboration wants to find Southeast Georgia's 100 most seriously mentally ill patients. The goal is to identify the area...
Wed., March 23, 2011 11:23am
A 24-raised-bed community garden opened today in the heart of downtown Atlanta.