Most people get back into a secure living situation in less than a year after losing their homes. Learn at least 11 ways people get trapped in homelessness for longer periods of time, even for life.
What would you or should you keep if you found out you were losing your home? This list is intended to provide ideas for people who may need to become a lot more portable in a hurry.
Feed one person one day and you make a difference in that person’s life. Put together a packaged meal that you can hand to a hungry person even when you’re on the go. Here’s what I put in my package.
Whether you stay in or volunteer in an emergency homeless shelter, these simple precautions can help you avoid getting or spreading bed bugs when they try to hitch a ride on your belongings.
Love All Serve All; Help Ever Hurt Never - These simple dicta from Sri Sathya Sai have been translated into a huge service activity in a tiny country with life-changing impact on everyone involved.
Answers to seven reader questions about homelessness. Have a question of your own? Feel free to ask it in the comment section and it might be chosen to be answered on the page.
Impact of Homelessness Homelessness has an impact on society in many different ways. Individuals typically don’t think about all the impacts that homelessness has on society as a whole. Some of the ways in which homelessness impacts society are...
Did my co-worker and I perform a random act of kindness for someone in need? Or did we actually aid a kidnapper/murder?
Issues the needy and homeless face are as varied as the kinds of people caught in desperate circumstances. Rising above emotion to look at their core needs is essential to finding solutions.
An example of how real homeless aren't drug addict, drunkards, that are just too lazy to work. Looking at the myths about the homeless and taking a look at one of many homeless families with children.