Stories tagged: social service
Sun., April 24, 2016, 4 a.m.
The number of older homeless people is growing, spurred by low-wage jobs and lack of affordable housing.
The number of people age 50 and older who are homeless is growing. Many of the newly homeless held low-wage or unspecialized jobs during their working lives and are running …
Sat., July 28, 2012
Firefighters get help for some of their ‘regulars’
On Friday morning as the Spokane Fire Department’s Engine 2 pulled up to an apartment, the two-story building looked familiar to most of the firefighters. The four firefighters had visited …