Local council looking into providing homeless with storage units

A mobile unit that could provide homeless individuals with showers, as well as storage for their important documents, is being eyed by the Interagency Council on Homelessness.

Lt. Gov. Josh Tenorio, chairman of the council, said a mobile unit is something they would like to have in the future.

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Homeless individuals also need a safe place to store important documents. These documents are required for many programs so they can be eligible to seek assistance, he said.

Angelina Lape, from the Guam Homeless Coalition, said some members of the coalition said there is a gap in providing these kinds of services.

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Providing homeless individuals a place where they can take care of their personal hygiene like using the bathroom and taking a shower and also do laundry is something that is needed, she said.

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