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The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

The Student News Site of Colorado State University

The Rocky Mountain Collegian

Overlooked in Fort Collins: Substance abuse and mental illness among the homeless

Overlooked in Fort Collins: Substance abuse and mental illness among the homeless

Haleigh McGill April 22, 2016

Video by Haleigh McGill.You are walking down the sidewalk along Mountain Avenue in Old Town on a peaceful, warm afternoon. You stop at the sudden sound of someone speaking to you, but you can’t see where...

Collegian reporter, Cailley Biagini, talks to two hobo travelers named Fishtaco (left) and Beer (right) in Old Town on Friday afternoon. Biagini went undercover for an afternoon to find out how Fort Collins homeless people are treated.

Fort Collins works to eliminate Homelessness by 2020

June 26, 2014

The point is to make homelessness short-lived, rare and nonrecurring in Fort Collins by 2020. June 24 and 25 mark the second point-in-time survey of this year, aimed to help Homeward 2020 count...

Three year old Fort Collins resident, Gage, plays on his dads phone while getting a hair cut at the Aztlan Community Center. Project Homeless Connect was a one day volunteering event that provided families in need with a variety of resources to help them get back on their feet.

Project Homeless Connect, connects

April 14, 2014

  Project Homeless Connect changes lives, but only temporarily. I volunteered for the event this past Friday, which was put on by the SLiCE office and Homeward 2020. It is a annual day-long...

VIDEO: CTV News Tuesday March 11th

VIDEO: CTV News Tuesday March 11th

March 11, 2014

http://youtu.be/dhsp6Z4t6Nw Tonight on CTV news a look at the Murphy center in Fort Collins. Plus what is making fish in Sheldon Lake die. And an update on the CSU women's basketball team.

Murphy Center for Hope does big things for community

Murphy Center for Hope does big things for community

March 11, 2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yb32Px-K6uA&feature=youtu.be The Murphy Center for Hope in North Fort Collins has been providing service to homeless or near homeless people since 2009. This building...

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