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December 2013
Cold Weather Shelter provides a warm bed in freezing temperatures.

February 2013
Austin Police Department investigating suspicious death.
Police are categorizing this suspicious death as murder number three of 2013, the first involving a homeless.

July 2012
Homeless advocates push for Women’s Shelter
Advocates for Austin’s homeless population are pushing to fill a gap in the city’s resources, one that leaves out single homeless women.

June 2012
Homeless welcome water donations
Workers at the Austin Resource Center for the Homeless began passing out bottled water Wednesday.

Homeless woman’s murder exposes Austin’s most vulnerable.
Valerie Godoy was found beaten to death in Duncan Park in downtown Austin early Friday morning.

Homeless get large refreshing donation
I Am Waters Foundation donated 76,000 bottles of water to Front Steps, which manages the Austin Resource Center for the Homeless.

Feburary 2012
The Daily Texan
New Affordable Housing Complex proposed
A parking lot downtown may soon be the site of a new residence for low-income individuals.

KUT News
Front Steps’ New Leader Plans to Help Homeless
With a few weeks under his belt, Luteran is ready to delve into the issues of ending homelessness. 

January 2012
KUT News
New Front Steps Executive Director named
A new Executive Director will lead Front Steps, the nonprofit that runs the Austin Resource Center for the Homeless.


How To Help

  • Volunteer
    If you feel a call to help those less fortunate and want to raise awareness about homelessness and poverty, then Front Steps may be the right place for you.
  • Donate
    Less than 6% of financial contributions are used for administration. Front Steps strives to keep operating costs low so your gift will have the maximum impact on the lives of our homeless neighbors.

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