homeless shelter

Grittier North Auburn homeless presence raises concerns

A grittier version of Auburn is emerging in recent months, with a hardened brand of homelessness creating concerns for residents and businesses. That’s the scenario that ope ...

Search on for potential North Auburn homeless shelter site

The initial, tentative steps in a search for a potential homeless shelter site in North Auburn are taking place, with a report by a commercial real estate business providing a glim ...

North Auburn shelter works with businesses to curb panhandling

With demand for the limited number of beds at the Right Hand Auburn homeless shelter in North Auburn, a no panhandling policy has gained allies in the nearby business community. W ...

North Auburn homeless shelter: ‘Mistakes made’ before assault by outsider

A different version than the Sheriff’s Office report is emerging in the case of a man arrested for assault with a deadly weapon at the North Auburn homeless shelter. The arr ...

Man assaulted with tree branch at North Auburn homeless shelter

  An Auburn transient is behind bars on suspicion of attacking and injuring another transient with a tree branch while both were staying at the North Auburn homeless shelter. ...

Support for a 24/7 shelter

We now know that Right Hand Auburn wants the county to pay $150,00 for capital improvements to make the DeWitt barracks into a 24/7 shelter with greater capacity, plus $33,000 per ...

Push on to open homeless shelter doors in North Auburn

A former minimum-security jail building in North Auburn is alive with the sounds of saws and drills as the Placer County Government Center building is readied for occupation in May ...

Placer supes OK North Auburn homeless shelter site access

Placer supervisors moved Tuesday to allow a non-profit group access to a county-owned North Auburn building to open a 90-day emergency homeless shelter pilot project. The building ...

Gathering Inn to reopen homeless shelter Monday

The Gathering Inn will reopen its shelter after a seven-week hiatus on Monday thanks largely to the donations of local businesses. The nonprofit organization was able to finalize p ...

Davis is a driving force in helping homeless

Steve Davis, of Loomis, is doing his part to help the homeless in Placer County. Davis, a retired Rocklin schoolteacher, is one of the volunteer bus drivers for The Gathering Inn, ...