June 2018

A mailbox for US mail

Where Do Homeless People Get Their Mail?

Living as a homeless person can be difficult enough, but without resources to help them get back on their feet, it can become a very hopeless situation. One of the main resources that homeless people…


A homeless man sleeps on the ground in his clothes.

Where to Sleep When You’re Homeless

When you’re homeless for the first time, figuring out where to sleep is one of the most stressful problems that you will most likely deal with. When I first became homeless, it was bad enough…


A weight scale.

Why Are Homeless People Fat?

Obesity in America is a major health problem and one that affects millions of Americans. There’s all different types of obese people out there and homeless people are no exception. While there’s plenty of skinny…


A homeless man sits on his luggage outside.

Why Are Homeless People Vulnerable?

Being homeless definitely has it’s disadvantages, and one of those disadvantages is being more vulnerable. People who live in homes often imagine the lives of homeless people and how hard it is, but they can’t…


A homeless woman sits on the ground with her head down.

Why Are People Homeless? (Top 10 Reasons)

If you’ve never been homeless before, are about to become homeless, or are just curious, then you may be wondering why some people become homeless. Well the short answer to that is that it differs…


A library bookshelf with books.

Why Do Homeless People Go to the Library?

Anybody who lives in a populated city and who has been to their local library has probably noticed the many homeless people that set up camp inside these libraries and stay there for most of…


An aerial view of the city of san francisco.

Why Do Homeless People Live in Cities?

Have you ever noticed how homeless people become more noticeable as you venture deeper into large cities? Go out in the countryside and you hardly ever see any people who are actually homeless. Cities like…