REO Speedwagon at Hard Rock Live on April 24

Do you like concerts? Do you want to help your community? Then boy, have you lucked out with this event! Allow us to introduce you to our 16th Annual Hearts of Gold, the… Continue reading

A Twittastic Twitter Experience

You may have noticed that the Coalition is on a bit of a “social media” kick. Between our new blog, Facebook page, and Twitter account, we are finding fresh ways to connect with… Continue reading

Increased needs, decreased funding

In the midst of massive layoffs, foreclosures and increased costs of living, many are finding themselves swallowed by a seemingly hopeless situation. As they fall farther behind in credit card statements, utility bills,… Continue reading

Shanetta’s family counted as homeless – Point In Time survey will answer “how many more?”

On Friday night the Coalition participated in the “Point In Time” count, an annual effort by the Homeless Services Network to calculate the number of homeless in Orange, Osceola and Seminole Counties. The… Continue reading

Recession may add 1.5 million homeless

The National Alliance to End Homelessness recently issued a report claiming that our current recession will cause over 1.5 million additional Americans to experience homelessness in the next two years. Take a moment… Continue reading

Real Families, Real Stories

Ever wondered what the homeless are really like? Ever wondered if your perception of them is wrong? Watch this video to meet real people who have endured homelessness in Central Florida. If you’re… Continue reading

Coalition declares three “Cold Nights” (January 14, 15, and 16)

We offer “Cold Night” shelter when temperatures drop to 40 degrees or below, helping guarantee that individuals and families without a permanent home, or those without heat in their home, will stay warm… Continue reading

Hello there!

Welcome to Hope for the Homeless, a blog by Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida. We may be new to the blogging community, but we are eager to jump in and get… Continue reading