Effects Of Poverty On Children

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Psychological effects poverty has on children
Poverty can impede children’s ability to learn and contribute to a social, emotional and behavioral problem. Poverty can also contribute to poor and health and mental health according to the National Center for Children (NCCP). People never know what they have until it is gone, some people may even take what they have for granted. For example losing a job may cause low income and sooner or later no income and then poverty, then the psychological effects that come along with poverty can be harmful to one’s mental and physical health. A Famous business magnate and philanthropist once said: “I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act”. In other worlds in order to decrease the rate of poverty, solutions from giving more affordable access to health care and access to efficient education to giving children cash allowance would make a tremendous difference.
Reason of Poverty As a result of poverty, the article Causes of Poverty in America states that weak economies in America have caused an increase in unemployment. In addition theses, unemployed people have a have tome finding new jobs since jobs are scares and the competition for jobs is extremely high. Therefore how can an unemployed mother, for example, provide food, healthcare, and clothes for their child if jobs are scares. Another cause of poverty is lack of education, training, and skills, having the

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