homeless

A row of tents are set up beneath a bridge.

Why Do Homeless People Live Under Bridges?

When most people think of bridges and what’s found under them, only two things normally come to mind and that’s trolls and homeless people. Trolls, while not real, have their place in mythical folklore which…


Many tents are set up in a city homeless encampment

Where Do the Homeless Get Tents

Having a tent when you’re homeless and sleeping on the streets is almost a necessity. It can provide protection from the elements and other people, as well as a feeling of seclusion that many humans…


A woman helps a man file his taxes.

Do Homeless People Pay Taxes?

When people with homes and families and regular lives see homeless people on the streets, they often assume that they have no income or don’t have jobs. This couldn’t be further from the truth because…


Homeless sleep in a van in a park.

Where to Sleep in Your Car When Homeless

Sleeping in the backseat of a car when you’re homeless can be hell. Believe me, I know. I was once homeless for about 6 months in 2011 in California. I spent most of the time…


A homeless man counts his money.

Can Homeless People Get Jobs?

If you’re wondering if homeless people can get jobs because you’re homeless, about to be homeless, or just curious, then I can fill you in on that and let you know that they can definitely…


A homeless man with a change cup.

Are Homeless People Lazy?

Homelessness is a major problem on earth in just about all countries in both the developed and undeveloped world. The United States government estimates that around 643,000 Americans are now homeless. The reasons for this…


Emergency room sign outside a hospital

Can Homeless People Go to the Hospital?

The United States has a homeless problem and that’s obvious to anybody who’s driven through any large city and looked on the sidewalks in the downtown section, particularly at night. The USA also has a…


A man shaves his face with a razor.

How Do Homeless People Shave?

Have you ever seen a homeless person that was clean shaven? You probably have, but you also probably think they’re rare since majority of the ones you see have scraggly beards and neck hair. But…


A homeless woman sits outside.

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…


A homeless woman sits outside with belongings.

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…