September 3, 2013

Editorial | North Strand shelter changing, expanding to help growing homeless population

Open to house homeless people for less than three years, the North Strand Housing Shelter is poised to add a second building at its site on Route 9 in Longs to accommodate the growing number of families needing shelter. In 2012, a total of 198 persons were housed, including 29 children staying with parents, some for several months.

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