Homeless Service Provider Network

Shelter Closure Sparks Protest
"We've got to do more." That's the feeling of the President of the Homeless Service Providers Network after a group of homeless people gathered outside City Hall Thursday Morning to protest the failure of the city's Emergency Shelter to open the night before...
Better Serving The Homeless
The New Bedford Homeless Service Providers Network is streamlining the way people can access services to aid the homeless.
As of December 1st, people in need, or those advocating for the homeless must call Catholic Social Services to get the ball rolling on services...
Muise Recognized
A local banking leader is the winner of the 2015 "Sister Rose" award for his compassion and work on behalf of the homeless in New Bedford.
Peter Muise of First Citizens Federal Credit Union accepted the award during a ceremony Tuesday at the New Bedford Art Museum...
New Bedford Receives Grant
The Federal Office of Housing and Urban Development, or HUD is sending $2 million to New Bedford to fund programs that fight homelessness.
Mayor Jon Mitchell, speaking on his weekly radio program on WBSM, said the money will be distributed to ten local organizations...