Headlines for April 19

Homelessness is a Public Health Crisis

HUD Announces $5 Billion to Increase Affordable Housing to Address Homelessness

Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause throws a wrench into effort to vaccinate Hudson County’s homeless

 

 

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Homelessness Series: PART IV Gateway Community Action Partnership: A Place to Live and Thrive
By Kelsey Turner - April 13, 2021

On a cold December night in 2013, Joseph Hanshaw, a 50 year-old homeless man in the City of Bridgeton, was searching for a way to get warm. Hoping to find a coat or a warm place to sleep, he climbed into a Salvation Army clothing bin. But he became entangled in the clothing bin’s pull-down door, leaving him stuck inside the metal container where he tragically suffocated to death. 

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