Homelessness : America 's Resources For The Homeless Are Scarce

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Homelessness in America

Resources for the Homeless are Scarce in America
Justin Hooks
Fayetteville State University
2/27/2015

Abstract
In this study, I will take the time out and investigate the effects that every day citizens have on homeless citizens and how we can play a big role in helping homelessness decrease. Over the past years many citizens haven’t established safe and stable places to live. I will then elaborate on how you can be sheltered and unsheltered and still be considered homeless. My main objective is to find out what the government and citizens of America can do to help provide for homeless citizens and enable them to provide and function on their own. Homelessness is one of the top major issues in America today. I plan on finding out how to help redeem citizens from being homeless. We have to work together as a community and provide housing a range of support services, such as addiction treatment, mental health services, medical treatment, intensive case management, assertive community treatment, critical time intervention, and ecologically based family therapy.

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Justin Hooks
February 27th, 2015
Resources for the Homeless are Scarce in America Homeless citizens don’t receive enough support. “Seven out of 10 Americans are one pay check away from being homeless” (Michel, Brainy Quote, 2015) a famous quote once said by Pras Michel. Homelessness in America is the most shameful problem that people try to ignore. In today’s…

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