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Beacon of Hope closes to new residents during pandemic

People are having to make gut wrenching choices during this pandemic including homeless shelters.

Beacon of Hope Emergency Shelter needs donations for winter

The Beacon of Hope in Winchester is in desperate need of donations for winter and it's asking the community for help.

Beacon of Hope prepares for the cold

Frigid temperatures are coming this weekend and shelters are expecting more people to need a warm place to sleep.

Clark County shelter now requiring Hepatitis A vaccines

Another homeless shelter in central Kentucky will soon require its residents to be vaccinated for Hepatitis A.

Community helps Winchester shelter fix heat

The Winchester Beacon of Hope wrote a thank you on its Facebook page to all those who helped fix a heat problem for the shelter.

Chef Love Talley feeds the homeless in Winchester

Well-known area Chef Love Talley opened up his mobile kitchen and his heart to feed the homeless in Winchester.

Flapjack Fundraiser – Beacon of Hope

Pancake cravings? Whether it's for breakfast, lunch or dinner the Beacon of Hope is getting ready to kick off their "Flapjack Fundrasier" to help raise funds for their day to day operation at the shelter.

Beacon Of Hope Couple Tying The Knot

Winchester's Beacon of Hope shelter says there's a cause for celebration after a couple of its residents have decided to "tie the knot".

Clark Co. Shelters Ask for Help as Critical Supplies Run Low

The Clark County Animal Shelter and Beacon of Hope Emergency Shelter say they are in immediate need of supplies and are hoping the public can help them out.

2nd Annual Masquerade Ball – Winchester Beacon of Hope 10-14

Michele Bradford and Micki Wright, with Winchester Beacon of Hope, come to the studio to tell ABC 36's Doug High about the second annual Masquerade Ball and Silent Auction that benefits the volunteer shelter.

Donations being collected to help victims in WV

Two Winchester organizations are gathering up donations to be sent to West Virginia to aid people recovering from severe weather and deadly flooding in the area.

Some homeless reluctant to go to shelters

When the weather dips into freezing temperatures, people might think the homeless are likely to go to a shelter. There are many, however, who are reluctant to come through the doors.

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