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The impact of Poverty, Homelessness, Unemployment Poverty in the US
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Stereotypes of Poverty People of color Large Families On welfare Transitional Poor Marginal Poor Residual Poor Lazy Men Uneducated Culture of Poverty
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What is poverty? Absolute Poverty Relative Poverty
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Structural perspective Limited opportunities/education/resources Barriers for improving/ the system
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What is the cause of Poverty? People must change Society must change Education Head Start Welfare to Work Treatment Credit Unions Low tuition for school Create more jobs Affordable housing
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Homeless 18 million in the USA Homelessness misconceptions
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Homelessness misconceptions Mental Illness Drug Abuse Unemployed There are Shelters Government
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Who are the Homeless Families Employed Women fleeing abusive relationship
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Unformatted text preview: Problems of the Homeless Disorganized Disruption Poor Hygiene Poor Health Problems for Children School Routine Friendships Safety Sleep Response How is the problem viewed? Program Cuts Subsidized Rental assistance Rehabilitation Services Education Job Training Drug tx DV programs Life sustaining Programs Food Shelter Transitional housing Social Services Subsidies for rent Policy and Program Advocacy Strengthen response Local State Federal Long Term solution Economic development Redress inequalities Discrimination Social policy Consider situation of Homeless Empowerment through social action...
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