Our Roundup of Tweets from the DC is Our Home Housing for All Rally

#dcisourhome is now trending in #DC http://t.co/Xu9W3gI4lu — Trendsmap DC (@TrendsDC) February 7, 2015 This Saturday, hundreds packed the Calvary Baptist Church in a call for action to address the affordable-housing crisis in the District. Speakers touched on all the important topics we as a city need to be talking about:  homelessness, permanent supportive housing, tenant purchase, displacement, homeownership, jobs, and rental […]

Let’s Talk About the Connection Between Homelessness and Domestic Violence: Five Reasons Survivors Become Homeless

The statistics are there: domestic violence is one of the leading causes of homelessness in women.* Sadly that probably doesn’t surprise most people. But what if you ask why? Like, really, specifically, why? Someone’s immediate response might be that when survivors have to leave their homes, it’s often fast. Often despite having no plans for their […]