Read what’s happening in the UGM community - residents, staff, volunteers.

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Sin's contribution to homelessness

Jul 29, 2014 9:34:00 AM

It's impossible to talk about homelessness without mentioning sin.

By Rich Schaus, Director of the UGM Crisis Shelter for Women & Children

While it has never been popular to say so, as we look at the increasing number of homeless women and children, we must acknowledge that sin is at the root of the crisis.

Ending generational dysfunction and giving recovery tools to children

Jul 22, 2014 10:08:00 AM

Lori Bradley cares for children impacted by generational poverty, homelessness, addiction and abuse.

LIFE Recovery from a Child's Perspective

Jun 20, 2014 10:22:00 AM

In her recovery graduation speech, Roxanne reflects on the impact on her children.

Homeless Women and the Abundance of Villains Who Prey on Them

Apr 29, 2014 11:33:24 AM

As the male director of a women's homeless shelter, I see too many men whose goal is to exploit and use women.

Women in Free Fall: the missing safety net for homeless families

Mar 20, 2014 10:53:00 AM

Women in homeless shelters are missing the safety net of extended family.

Addiction: Broken Families Raise Broken Children

Feb 27, 2014 10:18:00 AM

Addiction impact the whole family. Children need recovery, too.

Homeless women: Who will believe in them?

Feb 25, 2014 11:37:41 AM

Women in crisis need someone to believe in them.