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  • Population Of Homeless People
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    HOMELESSNESS Defining where the homeless stand in our society scale is one of hardest aspects in conducting a study of the population and understanding the definitions used in research is one of the most challenging tasks for people who want to use its results. Most would agree that people in Shelters or literally living on the street are homeless, but there is less agreement regarding people in the following circumstances: Youth on their own, with no permanent residence or even an usual place t...
  • Our Homeless Problem
    857 words
    Homeless: What Has Been Done To Decrease The Problem? One of the largest growing concerns in Toronto is the constantly increasing number of citizens who are finding themselves living on the streets. With the decrease in the number of available jobs, the population of homeless people has literally boomed. My questions are not as simple to answer as they may appear. Why is a large portion of our community forced to live on the streets? What has be done to decrease the problem? These are the questi...
  • Increase In The Number Of Homeless People
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    Homelessness, condition of people who lack regular legal access to housing. Homelessness has been recognized as a significant social problem in the United States since the early 1980's, when an increase in the number of homeless people was caused by a weak economy and cuts in federal aid for housing and income assistance. Other periods of increased homelessness also have occurred many times in history, including during the colonial era. Most other industrialized societies also have experienced i...
  • City's Health Care For The Homeless Program
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    Despite predictions earlier this century that infectious diseases would soon be eliminated as a public health problem (Burnet, 1963), infectious diseases remain a leading cause of illness and death in the United States. The incidence of tuberculosis, which was presumably under control has increased in several urban areas throughout the country. Furthermore, control and prevention of the disease have been undermined by drug resistance as well as lack of federal funding. The homeless population is...
  • Homeless People
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    Deep within the outskirts of the inner-city, there lie many places with no warmth or refuge, but rather of dank cardboard boxes, self-made newspaper beds, and improvised living quarters far less than sanitary. These bleak settings provide the shelter inhabited by the homeless, and are surely to be found scattered throughout city alleys, under passages, or condemned housing and buildings. There are no real facets to this kind of living that can truly explain why such a predicament is part of our ...

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