Why are so many people homeless? Check out our 10 Causes of Homelessness infographic to learn some of the most common triggers. As National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week continues, please repin this infographic to continue spreading the word. Thank you!
This excellent new infographic from Demos combines information drawn from the organization's own work, This Week in Poverty, and a recent American Prospect article written by Georgetown University Law Professor Peter Edelman.
An honest account of what it feels like to be on the streets, looking for a job, and to be called a bum by Ronald Davis, a man in Chicago who has been homeless for at least two years. / via YouTube. Follow-up story: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/05/02/ronald-davis-chicago-fund_n_3196021.html
We need to be aware and sensitive to the issues these students face. We cannot turn away from these students who are bullied and struggling. Information about Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) youth and their stuggles, especially in their pre-college years. -RS