Who are the Homeless? How can you help them?
Homeless are those who have no home or permanent place of residency. To help those who are homeless you can, give food, money, clothing, volunteer for shelters, and many other ways.
Works Cited: Merriam-Webster, “Merriam-Webster”, April 23, 2015
Discuss organizations in your community that help homeless people.
A organization that helps the homeless is the National Coalition for the Homeless. This organization helps to prevent and end homelessness while helping those experiencing homelessness and ensuring they have their civil rights protected.
Works Cited: Justgive.org-,”35 Ways to Help the Homeless”, April 23, 2015
Children who are homeless don’t perform as well in school. Why? What can be done to help them?
Kids that are homeless tend to struggle in school because some schools will not allow some children to enroll without a medical and school records, also without a home address. Many homeless children also have learning disabilities.
Works Cited: Impact of Homelessness on Children, “Doorways for Women and Families.”, April 23, 2015
Find the Statistics about how many children in America/Ohio are homeless. Discuss.
3.5 million people experience homelessness each year, and of that 3.5 million, 25% are children under the age of 18. That ends up being 1,225,000 children in the U.S. alone.
Works Cited: Homelessness in America, “Overview of Homelessness in America”, April 23, 2015.