Posts Tagged ‘chronic homelessness’

  COTS, in partnership with the Vermont Agency of Human Services and other local groups, opened a 40-bed Winter Warming Shelter on Nov. 3 in downtown Burlington. The winter-only emergency shelter will operate 6 p.m.-7 a.m., seven nights a week, through March 31, 2016, as a more effective and less costly alternative to the previous system of motel vouchers. “This shelter will be an ongoing resource each winter to ensure…

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Every day, the Daystation offers guests Chittenden County’s only free noontime meal – a program that has been around nearly as long as the Daystation itself. Guests depend on the Daystation’s lunchtime meal not only for the food, but also for the sense of community and belonging it provides. Every effort is made to ensure that the lunches are as nutritious and balanced as possible. Chili, beans, pasta, salad, and…

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