Mayor Bill De Blasio: Homeless Citizens

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Mayor Bill de Blasio and his administration are not focusing on the homeless youth but rather focus on homeless veterans, homeless families and homeless people with severe mental illness. Homeless youth in New York City are the most invisible. There is an interesting stat from SafeHorizon research that reveals every year nearly 5,000 homeless youth will die because of assault, illness, or suicide while trying to survive. According to Shatiera Freeman, a person who was interviewed about the homeless youth issue believes homeless young were forced to be adults. Mayor Bill de Blasio is promising that all homeless young people would all have beds but the efforts are not good enough. The city needs to create more specialized shelters for homeless
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