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Catholic Action Center building new expansion, director says it’s not enough

"The winter, the flu season and COVID, together will be impossible for people to survive on the streets."

Beacon of Hope closes to new residents during pandemic

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

Kentucky city takes down homeless camps as temperatures fall

UPDATE: Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) is providing temporary housing to the Catholic Action Center in Lexington.

Extreme cold brings extra help for Catholic Action Center in Lexington

Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) is providing temporary housing to the Catholic Action Center in Lexington. 

Selling Lemonade for charity

WINCHESTER, Ky. (WTVQ) - A Winchester mom says her son, TK and four other young men got together this weekend to sell lemonade and...

Salvation Army wants bras for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, The Salvation Army will be collecting new or gently used bras for the homeless women in The Salvation Army's homeless shelter and for women-in-need within the Lexington community.

UPDATE: Morehead warming center to stay open as needed

The mayor of Morehead says a warming center in the city will stay open through Friday as needed.

Beacon of Hope Emergency Shelter needs help

The recent lack of community support is forcing a food bank to cut back on what they can provide to those in need.

Emergency Shelters in Need of Donations

Contact information from the Homeless Shelter Directory

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.

Kids Help Homeless Children With Salvation Army’s ‘LemonAiD’ Fundraiser

More than 1,600 caring children set up lemonade stands this month to raise money for homeless children at The Salvation Army's shelter in Lexington.

City Of Lexington Won’t Support Plan For Homeless Shelter On Price Road

Lexington's Mayor said Friday that the city will not pursue a proposal to turn the Lorillard Lofts on Price Road into a homeless facility.

City Allows Homeless Shelter To Stay Open While Searching For New Location

Lexington's Board of Adjustment on Friday gave the Community Inn a four-month extension to operate at its present location as the homeless shelter searches for a new home.

Update: Community Inn Says City Knew of Their Plans All Along

A local church and the Catholic Action Center are filing a lawsuit against Lexington who's trying to move their homeless shelter

City Of Lexington Sued Over Homeless Shelter

The city of Lexington is being sued after pulling the permit for a homeless shelter on Winchester Road. At issue is the city's definition of "Church."

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