Homelessness : The Homeless Population Essay

1578 Words Jun 21st, 2016 null Page
Homelessness in America is a big problem among many subpopulations like individuals, families and veterans. The United States will continue to be a developed country if the numbers of people holding cardboard on the street do not decrease. 1 out of 10 people in U.S suffer from hunger and are forced to sleep in parks, under bridges, in shelters or cars (Hunger @ Homelessness 1).Every year; the homeless population grows in the United States. People become homeless because of many reasons. Because they are homeless, they have been struggling in every way that human possible can have. In order to get back on their feet, they need help in every way. The homeless population is increasing drastically in society. People who are more fortunate than others should put social status aside and take an action to help homeless people to get back on their feet.
Homeless people have to face hunger situations and other problems every day of their life (Hunger plus Homelessness 1). They have to sleep under the bridge if they lost everything they had. Some who still have left something such as a car; they manage to sleep in their car for shelter. Not everyone fits in the homeless shelter, so people also sleep by the trashcan, on the street, or any place that they could find (“How Can You End Homelessness” 1).
Food is the most important thing to survive, but for homeless, it takes a miracle to find food even for a day. Some people got food from begging on the street or buy food by the money…

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