Unity Parenting and Counseling In the News Media

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  1. Southside Weekly: After fire, South Side youth shelter Ujima Village fears for future of homeless teens–Following a period of progress, closures and a fire create resource desert, 03.21.17
  2. Streetwise: Fire at Ujima Village, 03.20.17
  3. NBC 5 News: Youth Shelter Needs Help After Fire, 03.08.17
  4. Chicago Tribune: Englewood Homeless Shelter Fire, 03.08.17
  5. Hyde Park Herald: First Unitarian Church of Hyde Park seeking donations for Ujima Village Shelter, 02.27.2017
  6. WGN 9 News: Fire Guts Southside Youth Shelter, 02.13.2017
  7. Two Unity Parenting youth participate (Caprice Willams, formerly of Harmony Village and Brianna Williams, no relation to Caprice) selected to a city-wide advisory board to create a campaign to end youth homelessness by 2020
  8. Social service agencies, homeless feel pinch of Ventra single-ride pass surcharge
  9. FOX News, IL Budget and Harmony Village, 05.24.16
  10. WBEZ Radio FM 91.5 (What the Governor told a Harmony Village Resident)
  11. Crain’s Business Journal 03.02.2016 (What the Governor told a Harmony Village resident)
  12. CCTV (an international perspective on how Chicago struggles with youth homelessness; interviews conducted and Harmony Village and Ujima Village)
  13. Illinois Public Issues magazine and Illinois (Springfield) Public Radio (on Ujima Village Shelter, Harmony Village, the Chicago Youth Storage Initiative, and the Illinois State Budget)
  14. Chicago WGN News CH 9 on 12.10.15 (on the Chicago Youth Storage Initiative and homeless youth invisibility): Stories from the city’s ‘invisible’ homeless
  15. Chicago CH 2 on 11.19.15 (on how the Cold Weather necessitates a bed lottery at Ujima Village Shelter): When The Homeless Swarm This Shelter, A ‘Lottery’ Determines Who Gets To Stay
  16. WBEZ 91.5 on 10.23.15 (on the Chicago Youth Storage Initiative lockers at Ujima Village Shelter)
  17. The Atlantic Magazine /City Lab 0n 10.2015 (on the Chicago Youth Storage Initiative lockers at Ujima Village Shelter)
  18. Streetwise 10.19.15 (on the Homeless Youth Rally regarding the IL State Budget)
  19. Windy City Times 09.24.2015 (on the Homeless Youth Rally regarding the IL State Budget)
  20. Windy City Times 11.22.15 (“Out in the Open” Sleep-out for homeless youth programs, Unity Parenting and Counseling, Inc. a beneficiary)
  21. CBS News Chicago on 03.16.2015 (on Harmony Village and the IL Budget, Senate Appropriations Committee): Social Service Advocates: Rauner Budget Cuts ‘Don’t Make Fiscal Sense’
  22. Streetwise 11.12.2013 (Annual Breakfast with the Mayor, a youth from Harmony Village testifies)
  23. Chicago Reporter 12.15.14 (Unity Parenting and Counseling quoted)
  24. South Side Weekly 05.07.2014 (Unity Parenting staff featured)
  25. South Side Weekly 02.03.2015 (the Southside homeless youth programs/Unity Parenting quoted)
  26. Chicago Talks- Columbia College 12.19.2013 (Ujima Village opens)
  27. Medill Reports 03.20.2014 (Cold weather, Ujima Village Shelter is open)