Good Shepherd Center http://whqr.org en Permanent Housing for the Disabled Near Greenfield Lake is Progressing http://whqr.org/post/permanent-housing-disabled-near-greenfield-lake-progressing <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s taken eight years of planning, but within the next twelve months, work could begin on a new permanent supportive housing facility near Greenfield Lake. WHQR’s Isabelle Shepherd reports the space would provide affordable housing for 40 disabled people.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Permanent supportive housing resembles ordinary rental agreements. The difference: It is geared towards the disabled<strong>,</strong> including veterans and the elderly.</p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:18:00 +0000 Isabelle Shepherd 58290 at http://whqr.org Permanent Housing for the Disabled Near Greenfield Lake is Progressing Local Shelter Feeds Over 400 http://whqr.org/post/local-shelter-feeds-over-400 <p>A Wilmington homeless shelter has partnered with the international charity Feed the Children to provide boxes of food and other items to needy families.&nbsp; Good Shepherd Center supplied the more than 400 boxes Thursday afternoon.&nbsp; The group’s Associate Development Director Logan White says they’ve seen an influx of people in the past few days because of the cold weather.&nbsp; She says the number one issue facing the homeless is affordable housing.</p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 23:06:41 +0000 Jeremy Loeb 30642 at http://whqr.org Local Shelter Feeds Over 400 2011 was a Good Year for...Sheera Randolph http://whqr.org/post/2011-was-good-year-forsheera-randolph <p>As the year draws to a close, WHQR is taking a look at some of the people, places, and products that have thrived during tough economic times.<br /> For Wilmington resident Sheera Randolph and her three young boys, 2011 has been their family’s first full year in permanent housing.</p> Mon, 26 Dec 2011 11:00:00 +0000 Michelle Bliss 8930 at http://whqr.org 2011 was a Good Year for...Sheera Randolph