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URGENT NEED: Warm Clothing and Supplies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Homeless providers and outreach workers ask the public for help INDIANAPOLIS (November 20, 2013) – The Coalition for Homelessness Intervention and Prevention (CHIP) has issued an urgent request for public donations of warm clothing and other supplies to help individuals experiencing homelessness  survive during the winter season. You can make a donation […]

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HOMELESS PERSONS’ MEMORIAL SERVICE DECEMBER 20

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Annual memorial service has honored more than 350 homeless since 1996 INDIANAPOLIS (November 18, 2013) – The Coalition for Homelessness Intervention and Prevention (CHIP) will honor the more than 40 people who died this year while experiencing homelessness. The annual tradition has honored more than 350 since it was started in 1996. […]

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November 5 Continuum of Care Meeting

INDIANAPOLIS (October 30, 2013) At the next meeting of the Indianapolis Continuum of Care for homeless intervention and prevention services on November 5, members of the public will receive the slate of candidates for the Blueprint Council. The Blueprint Council, named for its relation to the two-year strategic plan to end homelessness called Blueprint 2.0, […]

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NOMINATE SOMEONE FOR THE CoC BLUEPRINT COUNCIL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Indianapolis Continuum of Care needs your help in identifying candidates for the Blueprint Council who can take a strong advisory role in leading the Indianapolis community in the development and implementation of the Continuum of Care and the Blueprint 2.0. The online nomination form is at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BC_Nomination. (For more information on the […]

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Labor Day Reality: Job Loss is Top Reason for Homelessness in Indy

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Labor Day Reality: Job Loss is Top Reason for Homelessness in Indy  Panel to Discuss Poverty at Sept. 12 Fundraiser INDIANAPOLIS (August 14, 2013) Based on a study published early last month by the IU Public Policy Institute for the Coalition for Homelessness & Intervention, the primary reason given for a person’s […]

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