Since the stay at home order was issued by the federal government and the great state of Arizona, The Street Fairy has not been able to solicit donations or seek out sponsorships (or pass out water). Eventhough StreetLights was only published online there were still significant monthly expenditures. We try…Continue Reading
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Who or What is the GaggleContinue Reading
I dont see the state is doing much, but my view is very limited. It’s not just a Phoenix problem, it’s just that the other cities send the problem to Phoenix, making it a statewide issue.Continue Reading
Otherwise known as the outsider perimeter of C.A.S.S. In a previous article here on The Street Fairy, I talked about the encampments outside of the Central Arizona Shelter Services located on the Human Services Campus in Downtown Phoenix.Continue Reading
A new report on the unsheltered homeless population of Phoenix, AZ, came out this week and one of the most significant things they found was that they need to listen to the real stories of the people on the streets to combat the problem with real solutions.Continue Reading
Fairy Solicits Donations! Still looking to raise funds for printing of first issue. if we don’t meet our goal….I have a back up plan.Continue Reading
This is one of the few articles I have read recently that points to specific actions that have caused this exponential growth. Alicia states the most obvious cause of living without a permanent shelter is the rising cost of housing and the simultaneously decreasing affordable housing units available. It is in the next paragraph though that I see as a very important and often overlooked cause of homelessness.Continue Reading