What is the definition of homelessness? Different definitions of homelessness are used in different contexts. Generally, homelessness is defined as a person who "lacks a fixed, regular, and adequate night-time residence.
Walking through the streets of any large city, one sees many homeless people. Nearly two in three have a history of some form of mental illness.
The National Alliance to End Homelessness is a leading voice on the issue of homelessness. The Alliance analyzes policy and develops pragmatic, cost-effective policy solutions.
What to Do When Bipolar’s Risky Behavior Takes Hold
When high-risk behaviors like over-spending, promiscuity or substance use overtake you, there are some strategies to help overcome the impulsiveness of bipolar’s grip: Photo: Eva Katalin Kondoros/Getty Images Admit there’s a problem You can’t fix a problem if you don’t admit there is one. The best time to do this is when you are not in the middle of a manic episode. Realize that this is a real problem that is shared by most people who have bipolar. Don’t be afraid to join a bipolar supp...
15 Facts That Will Change The Way You Think Of Poverty In America
15 Facts That Will Change The Way You Think Of Poverty In America. MILLION high school kids are homeless factoid hit me the hardest. America the great.we need to return to common sense policies and raise the minimum wage to start!