A Few Pages To Get You Started?
Texas way of helping the homeless
Just what it say an international way of presenting the homeless.
It shows the image of the homeless from all aspects of the world with
some insights each month.
An illigitimate way to arm the homeless has been made by a news station.
Seems someone wanted to give homeless weapons to protect themselves.
I really think we should consider using this url because this is a website dedicated to talking about the homeless. I really think we should use this site on the BeHeard web site. Check out the guy who's name is Judge Ito.
This looks like a web page that is certainly dedicated to the homeless
but are looking for donations to allow the help they do proceed.
If anyone is writing about how the internet helps those in need this is
a great story about a family who were essentially okay and then by one
event all that they had was gone. This is a very touching
I like this one because if you need to get in touch with someone in your
state, this gives the person to contact. There are two people that
you can get in touch with in South Carolina.
This site gives information about the rights that homeless people have.
This site has alot of good facts that could be used to help support some
of your papers.
This web site gives the insite into homeless peoples life. It talk
about there views on different issues. This site seems that it is
working with homeless people on the internet. I think that this
would be a great one to use in our web site. It has a place were
homeless people can speak out and be heard about issues that effect them
This is another site that would be good. It has homeless people's
views and news. This site might give more information about homeless
people around the world. It has a way that you can change the language
to other languages. Might get an inside view into what they are
really going through here in the United States and around the world.
A list of
homeless shelters on the web.
was written from the point of view of someone who knows what a Homeless
person needs. It has
Coalition for the Homeless. It has lots of good links and has a
nice search engine on it too.
for Humanity has been doing a lot of good things for the homeless and
this site talks about how you can volunteer and exactly what they do.
a site based in Columbia but I think this is basically what we are going
for with our site. This has lots of good useful links and a benefit
to the homeless.
some good links on information about the homeless and ways we can get
involved. Not really catered to the
that this was the best site that I found. It is the Homeless Peoples
Network. It is a discussion list
a link to an article in the chicago times talking about how the income
of the street newspapers is dropping
a link to a site that lists all the street newspapers in the country
a link that explains street newspapers and how to get one started
This is the journal of ordinary thought. We talked about it in class and
I really like it. I recomend that all of you take some time and read this
writings. They are real life.
This is the homepage of that lady that emailed me...She sounds very interesting.
This is the one i did my extra credit on. Off of this site there are many
other links. It is also very interesting
This is an interesting article on homless people and the access that is
availabe to them.
is kind of slow, but it talks about how technology is widening the global
poverty gap. It brings up issues about the use of the Internet in
different countries. It makes a good point that "Although only one
in 10 people worldwide speaks English, 80 percent of websites are in English."
Some developing countries aren't able to use the Internet because they
don't have telephone lines. The site has a real audio/video broadcast
of a segment of news talking about the Internet and the poverty gap between
is another article about Global Internet access. It gives vital
statistics of the people that use the Internet and people who do not.
talks about a research project being conducted to see if people can live
off the Internet alone. The experiment involves four volunteers
(two men and two women), they will be in a room for a week and the only
thing they have is a credit card and the Internet.
says that there are three basic needs of humans. 1) Information, 2) Matter,
and 3) Consciousness. The site explains what it means by these three
is a list of links and descriptions about different resources that assist
people in need. The help that they give includes employment assistance
training and permanent housing opportunities at no cost to the homeless.
Also offers literacy programs and computer jobs training.
talks about 9 basic human needs. These needs are:
gives ten basic needs of humans. They are:
Cultural and Spiritual Development.
discusses the definition of the French phrase "Noblesse oblige."
Which means: nobility obliges; those in high position must be responsible.
This website brings up the question brings up the question of moral obligation
to help those who are need. People who are needy need help and only
those of higher position can help them.
talks about the campaign 2000 in which voters have to decide between two
wealthy candidates who have no personal experience on middle-class money
issues like Social Security, health insurance, college tuition, and tax
reform. The website brings up that there is nothing wrong with being
wealthy and being involved in politics. The author of the article
mentions Houghton and Rockefeller are the last surviving practitioners
of "noblesse oblige." He states that "these people do not hide from
their wealth but accept their proposition that a substantial inheritance
brings a responsibility to serve the public." This site gives an
example of noblesse oblige. The idea of noblesse oblige can strengthen
an argument based on providing for people who are need.
contains an article discussing the importance of safe, affordable housing.
"Housing is an essential factor to resolving the social problems of society."
I think this is a good website that discusses our nation's homeless and
substandard housing problem. The website brings up good issues and
backs them up with good facts.
shows interesting facts and statistics about the internet. The site
discusses the kind of people who use the net, what the people do on the
net, and the size and growth of the net. I think this is a very
good page for anyone to use because it gives good facts about the type
of people that use the net. These facts can also help back up your
arguments and overall strengthen your paper.
site talks about a program that has been created by a non-profit organization
that created a newspaper that is composed of stories and poems written
by homeless people. The non-profit organization sells the newspapers to
homeless people for 25 cents and the homeless people sell them for a dollar.
This lets the people get money to buy food or clothes.
site tells people motivated people how to start there own newspaper for
homeless people to sell. It tells people how to get started and how to
keep it going. It also tells some of the problems that people might come
across, like deciding of what of the many entries should be selected to
be put the newspapers.
site is mainly a page that contains links to many different organizations
that will be able to help those who are homeless or someone that might
become homeless in a couple of days or weeks.
of Ordinary Thought is a web site that is a newspaper written by homeless
people. On the web site they have every issue made. Each issue is filled
with literature by people that have become homeless. The site has some
links that talk all about The JOT. It has one that will let you subscribe,
it lets people know about all the upcoming events and readings and where
they will be held.
site is for a organization called StreetWrites and is based in Seattle,
Washington. It gives homeless people a place to write whatever is they
wish to share. This way they can get their literature directly onto the
Internet. If you go through some of the links that it has that go to different
pages within the site you will eventually find a list of some of some
of the writers works.
has an article about a man who went to college but couldn't get a job
and ended up becoming homeless. He wanted to be a writer and even though
he had no home he ended up writing his book anyway. cool story.
is a brief summary of a book called The Mole People by Jennifer Toth.
the book is a documentary, i guess, about the people that live underground
in sewer pipes and abandoned underground rooms. How they live and why
they have made the choice to abandon their lives on the surface.
a good government site with lots of information on what is offered to
seems to focus on children but it is also a good resource for how the
internet helps homeless.
a program that helps people get computer who would otherwise not be able
to afford them
thoroughly describes many of the problems public internet terminals have.
has lot of information on homeless people. Some parts are very general
while others are very in depth.
of public internet and technology services.
looked over this site yet but it looks like it is all about public internet
is pretty cool because it is aimed at both homeless people and people
with homes. This has resources to help people get back on their feet or
just have a good time on the net.
is a summary site with other helpful links that may be useful, it also
has a summary of each site that it lists.
gives an overview of how the to help the homeless get on the net, and
train the on the net.
is a listing of questions and answers about homeless people about a program
in Detroit that is called ANCHOR but I am not sure what it is all about
yet because i haven't got to look into it good yet.
site is one that the San Jose Library has put together to help the homeless
search the web and it also gives a local listings of shelters and people
to contact in the shelters.
site with Homeless links and summaries.
If you are
looking for a site with lots of numbers and statistics this is a good
place to look. The page was put out by the U.S. Government Bureau
has a bunch of links to other sites, e-mails, and news articles.
There is a lot of unrelated articles to but if you surf through the links
you can find some good information
is entitled homeless links and the name pretty much says it all.
There is no real information on the page but a lot of other links to pages
dealing with homelessness
empowers work with the homeless. The title is a little misleading
but it is still a good page it talks about how the goverment ignores the
homeless issue and what people are doing about it
is entitled homeless people and the internet. This is probably the
most useful site that I found. This page deals with the exact thing
that the beheard site does.
This site is ok it is just trying to get people involved in trying to
resolve the problem of hunger.
This site isn't too helpful but he said that he wouldn't mind it if we
wanted to promote his sight with ours we could. There are a lot
of different links off of this one page.
This site would be a good one to put with our site because it is nothing
but finding homeless people a shelter in their area.
sheet reviews definitions of homelessness and describes the demographic
characteristics of persons who experience homelessness. A list of resources
for further study is also provided.
You do a
variety of searches on this data base to find information on the homeless.
this website is not direct itself toward the homeless, it is directed
to those in the community. It could show how people view the homeless
facts about the homeless
goes into depth about homelessness in rural areas.
pages are from the same person. Just different servers.) This is
a page of "history in a song" songs. He has a whole list of songs
about the homeless, beggers, hoboes, etc... Thought they aren't
a professor's history class page. Its primarily about the Great
Depression, but it does contain some information about the homeless of
the era. I don't know if this will help anyone else, but it
mainly deals with how Roosevelt tried to solve some of the problems of
the depression, including homelessness.
really cool. This is a news paper article at HAvard.net about how
they donated free DSL lines to a Homeless shelter and free access that
way the homeless can be on the internet. They say that its important
a link to a Newspaper article in the Chicago Reporter about how the Street
Wise nespaper is selling more than ever but the vendors are making less
money than ever.
A page that
contains links to many homeless sites.
A this is
a link to a gopher site. which you use a regular webbrowers to go to,
that tells of how to join a listserve,(like ssminnow) thats made up of
the homeless, once homeless and those that want to help.
the North American Street Nespapper Association's site has link to many
street newspapers and info about streetnewspapers.
info and stuff about Real Change a Seattle based street Paper.
a news article from May 98 about a fight emerging between 2 street competing
street newspapers in San Fransio. One paper was started there and teh
otehr is moving there from London.
street newspaper. They took off when Phil Collins starting distributing
them at his concerts.
Street Writes. It is a workshop put on by Street Wise that helps
to teach the homeless how to right and to Empower Them.
The Wall. It is a bunch of banner ads for homeless websites. Some
of them pretty cool. And since it contains links to them I will
not list them in this email. Its actually a pretty small page but
the links are to pages that for the most part i hadnt come accross yet.
is the Web Site for a homeless poet. Contains a pic of her and a
bunch of her work. The poems are very good and represent why the
Homeless disserve a voice. I think you should all stop by and read
to a center called St. Catherine's Center for Children located in Albany,
NY. This center provides educational, mental health, and social services
programs for less fortunate children.
is a charity web site that helps families affected by poverty,homelessness
is about two organizations that joined together to make Shelter Outreach
Plus. This shelter provides many services and programs such as Domestic
Crisis Programs and the Mobile Out Reach Service Team(MOST). MOST
site publishes books that teaches others how to provide services
to the homeless. This site deals with the homeless indirectly.
service from Colorado State...The homeless alternative to UPI and Reuters.
In other words, get a bunch of homeless newspapers over the net. If you're
gonna look at any of my links, check this one out.
to gather resources together for the benefit of the homeless and to "help
bridge the gap between the haves and the have-nots."
homeless people use the internet. Read this for a few ideas.
about Chicago's "Streetwise" newspaper.
How to organize
a "Homeless Newspaper" in your own city...Their mission: "A Homeless Newspaper
in Every City by the Year 2000" ...I think the page is a little outdated.
getting a homeless newspaper started in your city...
Coalition for the homeless...
a web site for a free Internet Service Provider. This can allow
homeless people access to the Internet if they have a computer, but do
not yet have access to the web, This will give them an opportunity
to surf the Internet, to look for jobs and other information that will
help them in society.
site contains one organization that is battling against homelessness.
They try to attract homeless people and then help them make their lives
site describes an organization based in Seattle, Washington. The
organization helps homeless people get food, clothing, cellular phones
for people to call home and to keep teens off the streets, and other necessities
for these people.
explains ways people can help end poverty, and provide help for homeless
people. They indicate their missions and how people like us can
help them complete their mission.
allows you to click a link every day to donate food to the homeless people
that can benefit their life.It mostly donates food to people in African
countries instead of homeless people in our area or around the United
This web site donates a percentage of money you use to but their products and donates it to homeless people.