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Here’s the size of the homeless problem

November 19, 2018 No Comments

Here’s the size of the homeless problem Homeless has various definitions, however, regardless of how it is defined, the size of the problem in the US has been calculated to 554,000 people categorized as homeless. Of this number nearly 200,000 are living on the street, or in technical parlance, unsheltered. Charities working with the homeless […]

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Homelessness is not a crime

November 19, 2018 No Comments

It is easier to become homeless than you’d imagine. It can take just a couple of difficult moments; you get let go from a job at the time your landlord sells the apartment in which you live and without a job, you don’t get another rental. Abracadabra, homeless. It is considerably harder to move in […]

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Misconceptions about being homeless

November 19, 2018 No Comments

One of the worst things about being homeless is the misconceptions that surround it. Because of these misconceptions, homeless people often are the targets of unfair discrimination and prejudice, which can make it harder for them to find help. A shocking number of people even believe these myths, which helps the problem to grow. Several […]

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Ways to aid the homeless

November 19, 2018 No Comments

With more and more people becoming homeless in the world, those who have a roof over their heads need to give to those who don’t. Thankfully there are a lot of ways to give to the homeless and ensure that a difference can be made in their situation. Some are easy and some are hard, […]

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What causes homelessness?

November 19, 2018 No Comments

This problem is everywhere, from the developing world to right in the cities that are called the best on Earth. People go without shelter or live in homeless shelters every day, and despite organizations and individuals donating supplies, time, money, and even building new houses to combat this epidemic, it still exists. Why? What is […]

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