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A local non-profit organization is helping veterans transition into their futures by echoing their selfless service done in the past.
A local shelter offers a place to stay for homeless veterans and veterans overcoming a drug or alcohol addiction.
A local homeless shelter will soon be offering a new laundry program to its residents. On Nov. 6, Grace Marketplace, a “one-stop” shelter for the homeless, received new laundry equipment provided by the City of Gainesville using money donated by the […]
An area dubbed Tent City in Gainesville housed homeless people for years, but their eviction left the area littered with remnants from the former occupants. The property is now seeking help for a much needed clean-up.
The shelter accommodates unusually high numbers on harsh, cold nights this season.
Expecting a weekend cold snap, Gainesville homeless shelters like St. Francis House and Grace Marketplace are asking for donations to prepare for a surge of homeless people looking to stay warm.
Gainesville’s homeless prepare for the cold, and local shelters are ready to provide additional help.
Funding from the City of Gainesville will allow a pavilion at the Grace Marketplace facility to remain open for one more month.
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.
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.