35 Ways to Help the Homeless
The world of the homeless may seem very far from yours, but in some ways it is quite near. For any of us, the loss of a job, the illness or death of a spouse or a child, or a severe physical disability could be the route to total despair. Struck by personal tragedies, the…
Pack A Care Kit | Portland Rescue Mission
Pack a Care Kit to Help Someone Who Is Homeless Care Kits are a simple way to provide practical help to a homeless man or woman. Keep some in your car so you're prepared to offer one to a person in need. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0oidjltXo4 Items To Include A typical Care Kit consists of a watertight gallon-size zipper…
Institute for Children, Poverty & Homelessness – Bringing family homelessness into focus.
In New York City, 1 in 8 children attending public school had experienced homelessness within the past five school years. That is 127,000 children.
Homeless Care Packages plus Printable Lists - Odds & Evans
Here's 20+ item ideas, do's/don'ts, and printable lists for making your care bags to give to the homeless at any time.
Myths About Homelessness | Portland Rescue Mission
More than 4,000 people are homeless on the streets of Portland. Upwards of 11,000 more people are dangerously close to being homeless. Here is our "7 Myths About Homelessness" infographic we hope will serve as an informative and helpful resource to you. (Find three more myths below). Fill out my online form. And here are…
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Hunger: it's not a game
A child going to bed without dinner seems sad enough, but food insecurity knocks over the first domino in a series of poor outcomes. From dental healt
8 Videos That Help Kids Understand Poverty - The Barefoot Mommy
These eight videos about poverty are powerful tools for helping children global poverty, as well as poverty in the United States. Discussion questions are included for each video.