Zeynep Portway talks about the rising homeless population in East Orange County (Click Orlando)

Discover the growing homeless crisis in East Orange County and the efforts of the Samaritan Resource Center, the only facility offering support in the area.

Learn about the challenges faced by the community, the increase in homelessness, and the urgent need for more shelters and affordable housing.

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  • Orange County’s 2023-24 Budget Prioritizes Housing, Mental Health, Children’s Programs, and Public Assistance (Orange County Newsroom)

  • Orlando Families Evicted from Mobile Homes as Samaritan Resource Center Rushes to Provide Aid (FOX 35 News)

  • Zeynep Portway talks about the rising homeless population in East Orange County (Click Orlando)

  • Project Street Vet provides free veterinary care for homeless pet owners in Central Florida (WESH 2 News)

  • Samaritan Resource Center provides food, counseling to residents (WESH 2 News)

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  • Orange County’s 2023-24 Budget Prioritizes Housing, Mental Health, Children’s Programs, and Public Assistance (Orange County Newsroom)

  • Orlando Families Evicted from Mobile Homes as Samaritan Resource Center Rushes to Provide Aid (FOX 35 News)

  • Project Street Vet provides free veterinary care for homeless pet owners in Central Florida (WESH 2 News)