How Homeless Shelters Work

If you’re down on your luck and thinking about staying in a homeless shelter, you’re not alone. Millions of people are now without a home, and while some live in their cars, RV’s, or on…


How Much Do Panhandlers Make?

Have you ever seen a homeless person or panhandler on the street asking for money or walking between idle cars on the highway with a bucket or cup? Of course you have. Just about everybody…


What Do Homeless People Do All Day?

If you’ve ever seen a homeless person walking down the street or sitting on a corner somewhere during the day, you may wonder what most of them do with their time all day. Some people…


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…


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…


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…


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…


Why Are People Homeless?

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…


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…


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…