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VENICE, FL - It may not be as visible as it is in other parts of Sarasota County, but Venice has it's share of homeless residents.
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BRADENTON, Fla. – The Stand Down event was held Saturday to help hundreds of homeless veterans . Many veterans and homeless families in the community came to the American Legion Kirby Stewart Post that morning to receive things they need on a daily basis: sleeping bags, clothes and blankets.
ENGLEWOOD, FL - Families make up most of the homeless population that lives in South Sarasota County.
SARASOTA, FL--- The homeless population may soon have an alternative to living on the street. According to a daft of the homeless report put together by Dr. Robert Marbut, 5 new homeless facilities need to constructed in the area. Four of them would serve families and one would cater to what officials call the chronic homeless populations currently living on the street. The daft of the report list a vacant lot that sits at 1330 North Osprey Avenue as the recommended locations for that facility. There are other 9 alternatives for officials to chose from, most of which sit in the North Sarasota area. Coming up on ABC 7 at 6 we examine Dr. Marbut's recommendation to solve the area's homeless problems.
SARASOTA, FL - ABC 7 is sifting through the report from Dr. Robert Marbut regarding solutions to the local homeless problem.
SARASOTA, FL - The effort to prevent homelessness takes another step forward on the Suncoast today as Dr. Robert Marbut addresses the topic on Tuesday.
SARASOTA, FL - Work begins today for the man that officials hope can help solve the local problem of homelessness.
SARASOTA, Fla. - The social problem that comes with homelessness also has a price tag, and taxpayers are bearing the brunt of that burden. Attorney Andrea Mogensen says a recent arrest highlights the problem.
SARASOTA, Fla. - Since the panhandling law went into effect this year, the Sarasota homeless population has been less visible. But that doesn't mean they have left the area. In fact, its been the opposite.