Homeless & Crisis Assistance

Homeless & Crisis Assistance

Regional Conference on Ending Homelessness to be held February 5 in Portsmouth

On February 5, Portsmouth will serve as host for the South Hampton Roads Regional Conference on Ending Homelessness. This event is sponsored by the Southside Regional Mayors/Chair Homeless Taskforce consisting of the cities of Chesapeake, Franklin, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, and Virginia Beach. This is the 2nd of these conferences, and Portsmouth’s first time serving as host city

National Media Company Unveils Support for Norfolk’s Homeless Program

Norfolk, VA - December 12, 2007 - Mayor Paul Fraim announced today that the Landmark Communications Foundation has approved grants totaling $318,000 to finance projects that are critical to the success of the plan to end homelessness in the city within 10 years


Arlington County Board Approves Redevelopment of Former Bob Peck Site

Ballston project incorporates office buildings, affordable housing, ground-floor retail, townhouses ARLINGTON, Va.– The Arlington County Board today approved a mixed-use project for the last unplanned...


Warner Presses Federal Agencies on Patch Management in Wake of WannaCry

U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA), Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence and co-founder of the Senate Cybersecurity Caucus, wrote to Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney and Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly, asking what steps the federal government has taken to ensure that federal IT and contractor systems have installed critical security updates to defend against the WannaCry ransomware that has attacked and disabled hundreds of thousands of computers in 150 countries since Friday.