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Former City Chief Public Safety Officer Concerned Albuquerque’s There’s a Better Way Program Doesn’t Require Background Checks for Workers

Posted By Jeremy 2160 days ago on Non Profit

http://www.joyjunction.org - By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. Former Deputy City Attorney and Chief Public Safety Officer Pete Dinelli said City’s lack of background checks for “A Better Way” Program are “are exposing people to unnecessary risk” and City couldn’t … Read moreThe post Former City Chief Public Safety Officer Concerned Albuquerque’s There’s a Better Way Program Doesn’t Require Background Checks for Workers appeared first on Homeless Shelter Albuquerque - Family Assistance | Joy Junction.

Homeless Share Simple, but Poignant New Year Resolutions.

Posted By Jeremy 2103 days ago on Non Profit

http://www.joyjunction.org - By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. They include getting teeth replaced and spending more time with kids. With Thanksgiving, Christmas and now even the new year behind us, are you still thinking about new year’s resolutions? You know, … Read moreThe post Homeless Share Simple, but Poignant New Year Resolutions. appeared first on Homeless Shelter Albuquerque - Family Assistance | Joy Junction.

Time for Prayer, Grace and Words of Healing

Posted By Jeremy 2157 days ago on Non Profit

http://www.joyjunction.org - By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. Joy Junction Homeless Shelter Guest. “Elected officials come and go, but Jesus endures forever.” Unity and reconciliation should now be uppermost on the mind of our still deeply divided country. Prayer, grace … Read moreThe post Time for Prayer, Grace and Words of Healing appeared first on Homeless Shelter Albuquerque - Family Assistance | Joy Junction.

The “Season of Giving” is Over, but as Hunger and Homelessness Continue – Assistance Needed

Posted By Jeremy 2099 days ago on Non Profit

http://www.joyjunction.org - By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. For about two months out of each year, the telephone at Joy Junction, New Mexico’s largest emergency homeless shelter, practically rings off the hook with calls from happy sounding voices offering food, … Read moreThe post The “Season of Giving” is Over, but as Hunger and Homelessness Continue – Assistance Needed appeared first on Homeless Shelter Albuquerque - Family Assistance | Joy Junction.

Working Full Time, Living in Poverty and Giving to the Homeless

Posted By Jeremy 2152 days ago on Non Profit

http://www.joyjunction.org - By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. There’s a belief among some that people who work full time don’t usually live in poverty. But is it true? We asked some of our Joy Junction guests, and also posed the … Read moreThe post Working Full Time, Living in Poverty and Giving to the Homeless appeared first on Homeless Shelter Albuquerque - Family Assistance | Joy Junction.

Help Eugene Geronimo a.k.a. @Ugin_x, a fellow street photographer, in his battle with cancer

Posted By archondigital 2147 days ago on Non Profit

http://archondigital.com - My friend and fellow street photography hobbyist, Eugene Geronimo, a.k.a., @ugin_x, was diagnosed in October of last year with nasopharyngeal cancer. We used to go and shoot the streets of Manila together before he became ill. Eugene’s battle with cancer is not yet over and he needs our help now more than ever.

Bashing the Poor, Hungry and Homeless

Posted By Jeremy 2196 days ago on Non Profit

http://www.joyjunction.org - By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. Insults and demeaning statements can be a major part of what it means to be homeless, hungry and obviously needy. A recent article in the British Daily Mail  said that “welfare addicts” … Read moreThe post Bashing the Poor, Hungry and Homeless appeared first on Homeless Shelter Albuquerque - Family Assistance | Joy Junction.

HUD Report’s Questionable Conclusions that Homelessness in Down in New Mexico is Not Something for Which We Should Give Thanks

Posted By Jeremy 2146 days ago on Non Profit

http://www.joyjunction.org - By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. Maybe the bureaucrats at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) are the only ones who really believe the agency’s report that homelessness is on the decline. According to HUD’s … Read moreThe post HUD Report’s Questionable Conclusions that Homelessness in Down in New Mexico is Not Something for Which We Should Give Thanks appeared first on Homeless Shelter Albuquerque - Family Assistance | Joy Junction.

The Homeless Have Mixed Emotions About the Holidays

Posted By Jeremy 2188 days ago on Non Profit

http://www.joyjunction.org - By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. While for many of us the upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays will be a great time of celebration with family and friends, that is often not the case for the homeless. We … Read moreThe post The Homeless Have Mixed Emotions About the Holidays appeared first on Homeless Shelter Albuquerque - Family Assistance | Joy Junction.

Homeless but Still Thankful at Thanksgiving. What’s Your Gratitude Level?

Posted By Jeremy 2143 days ago on Non Profit

http://www.joyjunction.org - By Jeremy Reynalds, Ph.D. Founder and CEO Joy Junction Inc. It’s almost “Thanksgiving” again at Joy Junction, New Mexico’s largest emergency homeless shelter. It’s hard for me to believe that Thanksgiving Day will mark the 31st successive time we have shared the … Read moreThe post Homeless but Still Thankful at Thanksgiving. What’s Your Gratitude Level? appeared first on Homeless Shelter Albuquerque - Family Assistance | Joy Junction.