Homelessness has increased by a fifth in the last four years. Policies like the bedroom tax and cuts to welfare benefits have not only exacerbated homelessness but have stretched local authority resources in their efforts to rehouse these people.
Why do we call them "homeless" people? People don't refer to me as a "house" person and we don't call people "condo" or "apartment" people. We focus so much I'm the "homeless" part that we forget the "people" part. Passing By the homeless without a care.
Great group service project idea for a Christian Homeschool Co-Op or Church Group - Blessing Bags - Homeless Gift - Giving to Homeless - Charity. Keep in the back of your car for an easy something to give to people in need.
Everyday we walk or drive past homeless on the streets. This is an example of poverty and social stratification in our own country. Most homeless are in a constant cycle of poverty, and are not afforded the opportunity to progress by the elite class.