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“Housing Crisis Is One Reason Why More People Slept Outside This Year”

More People Sleeping Outside Due to Housing Shortage

December 12, 2017

KUER reports on the reasons why more people are sleeping outside.

“Data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development shows, in addition to a slight uptick in homelessness this year, more homeless people are going unsheltered. That means they’re sleeping in camps or on the streets. Matt Minkevitch, executive director of The Road Home says the affordable housing crisis has meant people are staying at the shelter longer.” Whitney Evans, KUER, December 12, 2017

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