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New Orleans Shelter Surveys

See the full gallery on Posterous I Am Waters is in “The Big Easy” doing summer 2012 surveys at New Orleans Mission. The homeless folks that we have had the […]

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On the Move…

I Am Waters is in New Orleans continuing our summer 2012 surveys at New Orleans Mission. A nice downpour has cooled things off a bit….water, water everywhere…,

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Covenant House New Orleans Summer 2012 Surveys.

We surveyed kids at Covenant House New Orleans this evening….amazing each and everyone one of them! I Am Waters Foundation is honored to be in partnership with such a great […]

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New Orleans Bound

Headed to New Orleans this morning to start UCLA surveys with homeless clients at Covenant House and New Orleans Mission.

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Homeless Family Shares Struggles Of Sleeping In Car | Scottsdale , Arizona | AZFamily

Homeless Family Shares Struggles Of Sleeping In Car | Scottsdale , Arizona | AZFamily

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA — Being homeless was new for the Grieves family. Bethany had been a nurse, Phillip was a teacher, but when they both ended up unemployed, “We were just overconfident and we had not saved enough money,” Bethany explained. The family drove from Missouri to Arizona hearing there was space at a family shelter, only to discover the last spot had been taken.

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Overflow Homeless Shelter Overflowing In Waterville | Waterville , Maine | Online Sentinel

Overflow Homeless Shelter Overflowing In Waterville | Waterville , Maine | Online Sentinel

WATERVILLE, MAINE — Like the other 33 people, including four pregnant women, staying at the shelter, the couple has fallen through the cracks. They are among a growing number of people in the area who are finding themselves without a home, without a job and hungry. They come to the shelter looking for a place to sleep as well as help getting housing and health care and assistance finding a job.

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Homeless Kids | Washington | Huffington Post

WASHINGTON — Maggie Warner is eight years old and lives in a mini van parked on the street in Washington state with her mom and 17-year-old sister. She is homeless and has been since she was 22 months old.

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Homeless Veterans Among Hundreds Seeking Help | Charleston, South Carolina | Post and Courier

CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA — A year ago, 1970s Army veteran Danny Brown was homeless and living in a tent in Savannah. He now is in Charleston, trying to get back on his feet. While Brown has seen a lot in the past 12 months, one troubling trend he has noticed is the growing number of younger vets also on the streets.

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State’s Rising Homeless Student Population Faces Challenges in School | California | California Watch

CALIFORNIA — This fall, Makayla Vigil will be a sophomore at Pleasant Valley High School in Chico. For most of her school career, she made the honor roll. But last semester, after her family lost their apartment, she earned C’s and D’s.

“My grades did suffer a lot from just not caring,” said Vigil, 16. “Before, when I had good grades, I was thinking, ‘I want to impress my family.’ But then when you become homeless and you don’t really have anything, you just don’t care.”

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The Changing Face Of Homelessness

What is the changing face of homelessness?

Many may know that both single and two-parent families, not individuals, represent the changing face of homelessness in the United States today. One variation we don’t often expect is for that single parent to be a father. Please click here to view the story of Maso Mason Jr. and son.

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