The Road Home The Road Home en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 28 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Sun, 28 Dec 2014 04:42:21 MST Newspapers As winter approaches, here's how you can help Utah's homeless Salt Lake organization that shelter and serve homeless people need donations of new/gently used coats, warm clothing,... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 16:30:00 MDT Road Home to use Midvale shelter one more season before building new facility on site The Road Home will use its Midvale community winter shelter one more season before building a new facility at the same site.... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:15:30 MDT Salt Lake City a partner in campaign to house 100K chronically homeless Americans Salt Lake City and other partners in a national effort to reduce chronic homelessness have reached their collective goal of... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:40:00 MDT 10 cities, Salt Lake County fund inaugural homeless services grant Acknowledging homelessness is a shared responsibility, 10 cities and Salt Lake County have funded an inaugural homeless... Thu, 01 May 2014 19:33:49 MDT Missing Kearns teen found safe Baylee Fausett, 17, who went missing Monday, was found safe Wednesday in Salt Lake City/ Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:51:42 MDT Police ask for help locating missing Kearns teen Police are asking for help locating a 17-year-old girl who went missing from her home Monday and may be attempting to meet up... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:55:00 MDT The Road Home to level and build new community winter shelter in Midvale The Road Home plans to open a newly constructed community winter shelter in Midvale next fall. The nonprofit agency plans to... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 21:40:00 MDT Youths team with Utah Jazz forward Jeremy Evans for artistic alley-oop The Utah Jazz and AT&T are teaming up on a mural that will be installed on the exterior of the Artspace Bridge Projects in... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 17:34:28 MDT New steps taken to break the cycle of poverty In three years, Sen. Stuart Reid has guided an effort to address intergeneration poverty from the research stage to tapping... Sat, 15 Mar 2014 11:45:00 MDT Day of service helps meet needs, teach youth life lessons Youth Councils from across Salt Lake County participated in a day of service Saturday. Kearns and Midvale youth helped ease... Sun, 17 Nov 2013 00:19:12 MST Utah Symphony to commemorate JFK with concert Nov. 22-23 The Utah Symphony will hold concerts to commemorate the legacy of John F. Kennedy on Nov. 22-23 at 8 p.m. at Abravanel Hall. Sat, 16 Nov 2013 13:00:00 MST Weather change marks opening of Road Home overflow shelter Families who stay at The Road Home's overflow shelter in Midvale this winter will have a new roof over their heads, part of... Mon, 28 Oct 2013 15:35:00 MDT Salt Lake's 'Rio Grande solutions' aim to tackle issues of public safety, drug use and more Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker and others community leaders on Monday outline collaborative efforts to ensure homeless... Mon, 30 Sep 2013 21:55:00 MDT Photo gallery: Children at homeless shelter get new back-to-school supplies More than 140 children who have recently moved into the Road Home, Salt Lake City’s family homeless shelter, received... Mon, 19 Aug 2013 15:08:02 MDT Zions Direct Adds 5 New Charities to Growing Auction Platform ... Tue, 30 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT Zions Direct Adds 5 New Charities to Growing Auction Platform Best Friends Animal Society, United Way, JDRF, Utah Food Bank, and The Road Home are the newest additions to Zions Direct's... Tue, 30 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT Christmas in July brings fun, donations to The Road Home The Salt Lake Board of Realtors held its 22nd annual Christmas in July event at The Road Home homeless shelter Friday... Fri, 12 Jul 2013 18:08:58 MDT The Road Home serves homeless throughout state, nation The Road Home shelters homeless people from every county in Utah and every state in the nation. Acknowledging this is a... Wed, 05 Jun 2013 23:29:06 MDT Stamping it out: New programs helping the homeless beat substance abuse Many shelter directors say an increase in substance abuse is to blame for trapping more young people in homelessness. But... Wed, 08 May 2013 17:52:24 MDT Mayors of Salt Lake County ready to fund help for the homeless All communities in Salt Lake County would help support services for homeless people under a proposal for each city to give 35... Fri, 03 May 2013 06:29:18 MDT Salt Lake Bees: Bees rally to sweep doubleheader vs. Reno at home The Bees took two games from Reno on Wednesday night, taking a 2-1 series lead in the process. Wed, 10 Apr 2013 23:40:00 MDT Jazz notebook: Utah puzzled by rare 5-point play in 5-point loss to Mavericks The Dallas Mavericks made a rare five-point play in the fourth quarter of their five-point win over Utah. Sun, 24 Mar 2013 23:00:00 MDT In our opinion: 'Inherited' poverty When it comes to fighting chronic homelessness, Utah is developing an impressive track record. The Utah homes for the... Tue, 19 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MDT Bill allowing former inmates to obtain temporary IDs passes committee Ask any nonprofit agency that serves those newly released from jail or prison, a former inmate's lack of identification... Wed, 06 Mar 2013 17:55:00 MST About Utah: Utah's attack on homelessness a model for the nation Utah's homes for the homeless initiative, now in its ninth year, has attracted far-reaching and favorable attention because... Sat, 23 Feb 2013 20:33:18 MST Nonprofits pitch lawmakers for funds for community detox, homeless overflow shelter upgrades On Thursday, Bray asked the Utah Legislature's Social Services Appropriations Subcommittee to consider a state appropriation... Thu, 21 Feb 2013 19:35:00 MST Dick Harmon: Hot-shooting Dons race past stumbling BYU Cougars San Francisco blistered the nets, converting 9 of 10 second-half 3-point shots in a 60-point second half that buried the... Sun, 10 Feb 2013 10:32:39 MST Video: Utah youth discuss bullying, legislative process, the rewards of curiosity Youth city councils from throughout the state participated in the Utah League of Cities and Towns' Local Officials Day at the... Mon, 04 Feb 2013 09:05:00 MST Volunteers span state to count homeless Every year the State of Utah participates in a physical count of all homeless individuals across the state to determine how... Sat, 02 Feb 2013 18:51:56 MST Lawmaker's proposal: Hire a homeless person, receive a state tax credit Utah employers who hire a homeless person could receive a corporate or individual income tax credit up to $2,000 under a... Sat, 12 Jan 2013 17:28:45 MST Road Home buys overflow shelter in Midvale, plans overdue renovations The Road Home, in partnership with the local Shelter the Homeless Committee, has finalized the purchase of the... Mon, 07 Jan 2013 18:17:21 MST Homeless 600 nights, woman now has a place to call her own Not more than two weeks after Bonds stood outside the homeless shelter at 210 Rio Grande and asked for a second chance, she... Sun, 23 Dec 2012 11:30:00 MST Lack of affordable housing has forced many low-income families to turn to shelters Tanna Orullian, 25, and her 4-year-old daughter, Sage, are busy putting up decorations and getting ready for Christmas in... Sat, 22 Dec 2012 23:05:00 MST Homeless advocate Pamela Atkinson to receive FBI community service award Longtime community advocate Pamela J. Atkinson has been named as the Utah recipient of the FBI Director's Community... Mon, 26 Nov 2012 16:56:53 MST Volunteers provide Thanksgiving outing for families at Road Home shelter Families staying at The Road Home got a chance to give their kids an unexpected Thanksgiving feast and a night of fun Tuesday... Tue, 20 Nov 2012 22:10:10 MST U. to hold day of service to commemorate new president's inauguration Mon, 22 Oct 2012 14:08:43 MDT 210 Rio Grande: The epicenter for Utah's homeless More than 80 percent of the state's homeless are along the Wasatch Front, according to a 2011 state report. Many land at 210... Mon, 15 Oct 2012 21:50:39 MDT Demand brings early opening for homeless shelter Sixty-two families moved into the overflow of The Road Home shelter Monday, the earliest ever opening of the overflow facility. Mon, 01 Oct 2012 18:50:23 MDT Breaking the cycle: Children of poverty become adults in poverty Sophie Toese, simply by virtue of her gender, is almost two times as likely as a man to be a second generation recipient of... Fri, 28 Sep 2012 20:11:06 MDT A new lease on life starts with a place to call home In the marketplace of renters, a chronically homeless person will have trouble competing well with someone who has stable... Sun, 02 Sep 2012 15:37:56 MDT Apple Tree Campaign delivers more than 5,600 back-to-school items to children at shelter Above, Lillianna Schwartz receives new back-to-school clothing on Monday Mon, 20 Aug 2012 22:45:08 MDT Apple Tree Campaign delivers more than 5,600 back-to-school items to children at shelter Children at the Road Home shelter in Salt Lake City have new clothing and school supplies in time for the first day of class. Mon, 20 Aug 2012 16:01:36 MDT Chris Bosh’s masseuse dies after massage session at athlete’s home Heat player Chris Bosh’s masseuse died Monday after passing out and collapsing at Bosh’s Miami Beach home. Tue, 05 Jun 2012 22:21:39 MDT Salt Lake County to give out youth service awards Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon will present the 2012 Commission on Youth awards. Thu, 10 May 2012 16:28:55 MDT Goal of ending chronic homelessness by 2015 'achievable,' advocates say On Monday, Utah officials announced that the number of chronic homeless people in Utah has dropped 72 percent since 2005.... Mon, 30 Apr 2012 19:04:11 MDT Homeless man found dead in warehouse A homeless man was found dead Friday morning after overnight temperatures dropped and a snowstorm hit Salt Lake City,... Fri, 06 Apr 2012 17:54:59 MDT