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By Leah Harding on October 30th, 2014 | Last updated: December 8, 2014 at 3:22 pm
Gainesville’s homeless prepare for the cold, and local shelters are ready to provide additional help.
By Leah Harding on October 16th, 2014 | Last updated: December 8, 2014 at 11:53 am
Funding from the City of Gainesville will allow a pavilion at the Grace Marketplace facility to remain open for one more month.
By Leah Harding on October 2nd, 2014 | Last updated: October 2, 2014 at 6:54 pm
Grace Marketplace offers new dorms to homeless who volunteer at the new shelter. Some pavilion residents prefer to stay outside in tents at Dignity Village.
By Cassidy Whitson on October 1st, 2014 | Last updated: October 2, 2014 at 1:33 pm
On Wednesday, emergency shelter Grace Marketplace opened its first dorm for the homeless. Residents must adhere to criteria, but the dorm offers a more permanent housing option.
By WUFT News on September 18th, 2014 | Last updated: December 10, 2014 at 11:36 am
Grace Marketplace will soon close two facilities to alleviate some of its expenses.
By Leah Harding on August 28th, 2014 | Last updated: December 8, 2014 at 3:21 pm
Gainesville and Alachua County are funding a project that provides meals, showers and mental health screenings for the homeless.
A new Gainesville homeless shelter is requesting other local services to stop catering to the homeless in the downtown area.
By Maria Llorens on April 14th, 2014 | Last updated: April 15, 2014 at 12:14 am
The Citrus County Health Department has implemented a mobile clinic program to help low-income and homeless patients get basic medical services.
By Ashley Autumn on March 25th, 2014 | Last updated: March 25, 2014 at 5:39 pm
Alex Templeton, a 22-year-old Catholic missionary, leaves Gainesville after helping the local homeless.