State aid sought for homeless shelters in St. Paul

Ramsey County’s effort to obtain new funding for its emergency homeless shelter network continues on several fronts at the state Capitol. Without additional support, local officials fear that people who are homeless will have no place to shelter when the…

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Families waiting for a home find comfort at Provincial House

Sisters of St. Joseph give big lift to Interfaith Action. For the past nine months, families facing homelessness have found shelter and sustenance at the Provincial House of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondelet (CSJ), 1880 Randolph Ave. Through…

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The first family moves into Interfaith Action's Project Home at the Provincial House, 1880 Randolph Ave.

Interfaith Action gets permit for Randolph Ave. homeless shelter

Families experiencing homelessness begin moving into Interfaith Action’s Project Home at the Provincial House this week following the Saint Paul Planning Commission approval of a conditional use permit for the emergency shelter. The first family moves into Interfaith Action's Project…

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City boosts services for homeless with new daytime, overnight shelters

Services for Saint Paul’s homeless population made great strides with the recent launch of a day shelter in Saint Paul’s West End neighborhood and plans for the March opening of an overnight shelter for homeless families in Highland Park. Still,…

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Interfaith Action unveils plan for new Randolph Avenue homeless shelter

A former nunnery in Highland Park could become an emergency shelter for between 22 and 30 families who would otherwise be homeless. The Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondolet (CSJ) are considering leasing their old Provincial House at 1880 Randolph…

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