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KPCC joins unique collaboration on homeless coverage

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| On Wednesday, KPCC listeners and readers will find special coverage of homelessness in Los Angeles County, part of a larger collaboration launched in San Francisco.

LA's Skid Row shelters overwhelmed with women and families

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More women and families are showing up on their doorsteps of homeless shelters on Skid Row. Advocates say many are fleeing domestic violence.

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Did the census forget to count 400,000 Latino kids?

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A new report says that 400,000 Latino infants and toddlers went uncounted in the 2010 Census, affecting money for programs like Head Start.

LA homelessness: City, county pass plans. Now what?

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City and county officials affirm their commitment to ending homelessness, but say they will need to find more revenues to fund their plans for the long-term.

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5 things to know about LA's big homelessness fix

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After months of studies, bold declarations and public hearings, city and county officials are moving on their homelessness strategies. Here's what you need to know.

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City, county of Los Angeles plan joint attacks on homelessness

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Los Angeles and L.A. County are each holding a meeting Wednesday, inviting the public to weigh in on their respective plans to end homelessness.

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