San Francisco Supervisors Back Forced Treatment For Mentally Ill AddictsSan Francisco officials on Tuesday decided to back a plan that allows the city to force people with serious mental illness and drug addiction into treatment without their consent.
Homeless People In Fremont Found Living In Makeshift Tree HousesThe homeless crisis in the Bay Area has reached new heights, literally, as transients live in tree houses in Alameda County.
Gov. Newsom Announces Homelessness Task Force In Oakland VisitGov. Gavin Newsom came to Oakland on Tuesday to announce the creation of a task force to help address California's homelessness crisis.
Poll: Local Residents Still Love Living In The Bay Area; Housing Cost May Force Them To LeaveWhile a majority of local residents told pollsters they love living in the Bay Area, they also voiced rising concerns about the escalating cost of housing and their future in Northern California.
Silicon Valley's Homeless Population Explodes, According To New SurveyA new survey shows that the homeless population in Santa Clara County has exploded with most of those without a home living in San Jose.
Homeless Population Surges Across San Francisco Bay AreaA federal count shows the number of homeless people increased by double-digit percentages in three San Francisco Bay Area counties over the last two years.
East Palo Alto Launching Parking Program For People Living In RV'sThe city of East Palo Alto has launched a program to provide people living in recreational vehicles with space to park overnight along with restrooms, showers and laundry services in response to the Bay Area’s housing crisis.
'Significant Drop' In Chronic Homelessness Expected To Be Announced In Marin CountyMarin County officials Wednesday morning are scheduled to announce a “significant drop in chronic homelessness” based on a point-in-time count in January.
Owner of Upscale Piedmont House Opens Door to Homeless CoupleA formerly homeless couple from Oakland is living on a $4 million property in one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in the Bay Area, thanks to the generosity of real estate developer Terence McGrath.
Former San Jose Tent City Organizers Seek Donated Cars For Homeless To Live InThe organizers of a now-defunct homeless tent city in San Jose are asking people to donate cars, but not just for people to drive. They want the cars for people to live in.
San Jose Breaks Ground on Major Housing Project for the HomelessThe North San Pedro studios will bring permanent housing to homeless veterans and chronically homeless people who have been living in shelters or on the streets.
San Francisco Embarcadero Homeless Center Proposal Scaled Back Following BacklashA San Francisco supervisor is expected to introduce legislation Tuesday that would place homeless navigation centers in every district.
Business Group Reconnecting SF Union Square Homeless With Long Lost Loved OnesOne of San Francisco's biggest tourist destinations is tackling homelessness with a new approach, connecting with those in need and providing a connection to their loved ones.
Proposed Homeless Shelter On SF Embarcadero Sparks Dueling Online CampaignsThere are currently competing GoFundMe campaigns in which people have given tens of thousands of dollars either in support of- or opposition to a massive homeless shelter on the San Francisco waterfront.
San Jose Hope Village Homeless Camp In Limbo As Eviction Date NearsTime and hope are running out for San Jose's Hope Village. In 10 days, the homeless tent encampment must pack up and leave as county and city leaders figure out where they will go next.