• Many Of The Nation's Homeless Are Families And Children

    28 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    I'm from a small Midwestern town with a demographic that runs the gamut in terms of economic status. Personally, I identify as the middle- to lower-class, and I'm unashamed of it. But one thing we have little to none of in this town? Homelessness .
    I've been shielded from witnessing tents that were someone's bedroom, cardboard boxes used as shelter from the cold, and cars doubling as transportation and a home. So I think it goes without saying, I was ignorant to the fact that families and children account for one-third of homelessness in America.
    Mary Abbott, Indiana mother of two who...
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