The Daily Northwestern

Turning Point Health Center awarded grant

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

September 18, 2014

Filed under City

A local health care center was awarded a $90,000 grant from Cook County to create a new facility that will provide multiple services to homeless individuals, the organization announced Thursday. The Community Development Block ...

City earmarks federal funds for west Evanston affordable housing

Edward Cox, Assistant City Editor

May 30, 2013

Filed under City, Local

The Evanston City Council voted Tuesday to approve using federal funds to construct two affordable rental units in the 2nd Ward. The nonprofit Community Partners for Affordable Housing acquired $277,685 in federal HOME funds,...

Evanston considers programs to aid homeless families

Sophia Bollag, Reporter

January 27, 2013

Filed under City, Local, Politics

In its first meeting of the new year, the Evanston Housing and Homelessness Commission considered several proposals to provide aid for homeless families and families at risk of becoming homeless. The Commission focused on...