Module 3 Discussion 4 Community
Poverty and Homelessness
Please answer all the following questions:
What facilities are available for the homeless in your community? How do people access these resources?
What is the demographic make-up of the homeless population in your community? Primarily male or female? Family? Ethnic group?
What is your risk of becoming homeless? What resources would you draw on if tomorrow you woke up with no job and no housing?
What physical illnesses or disorders are specific to homeless people in your area? What are the greatest risks?
Your response should be 50 – 100 words.
Please respond to at least one (1) of your classmates.