By: | Published August 3, 2020
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At Leading Families Home, 14 percent of our Participants cite Domestic Violence as the main reason for their homelessness. Domestic Violence is “violence committed by intimate partners, immediate family members, or other relatives.” According to data from the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS), in 2003–12, “[d]omestic violence …
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By: | Published July 31, 2020
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Homelessness is a complex issue that affects over a half million people in the US (The State of Homelessness, NAEH). Families and individuals experience homeless in different ways and for different reasons, but they all need to find a place to live and sleep. The …
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By: | Published July 20, 2020
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People experience homelessness for many reasons – reasons that may be different than what you think. People may face homelessness because they can’t afford housing in the city where they live or due to health issues or personal circumstances that they cannot control, such as …
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By: | Published July 13, 2020
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Do evictions lead to homelessness? If so, how? Is there a way we can reduce evictions? These questions have been on the minds of experts across the US for years, but with the recent pandemic, evictions have become a crisis. Over two million renter households in …
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By: | Published June 29, 2020
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Every Person Has a Story Just like you, each homeless person has a unique story. The real reason people become homeless is due to many reasons like the recession of 2008, domestic violence, or lack of support from family members. Invisible People: Changing the Story of Homelessness …
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