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Shelter's Mission is in the Name: No Freeze
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Lou Malulo, a resident of the No Freeze Hospitality Center in Willimantic: Photo by George GoodrichLou Melillo, a resident of the No Freeze Hospitality Center in Willimantic: Photo by George Goodrich33,000 Connecticut residents experienced homelessness in 2006. One bitterly cold night last week, WNPR's George Goodrich went to a small emergency shelter in Willimantic.

David Fenn is the Executive Director of the No Freeze shelter in Willimantic. Lou Melillo has been living there for about a month.

Listen to WNPR's Where We Live for more information about plans to fight homelessness in Connecticut.