Coping: Coping with Homelessness, 1st Edition

  • Marcia Amidon Lusted
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508176922
  • ISBN-13: 9781508176923
  • DDC: 362.5
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released October 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

In today's world of economic uncertainty, homelessness is a growing problem for families everywhere. Homelessness can happen with little warning, and when it does occur, it is vital to know what actions to take immediately, and what resources are available. Readers will find practical strategies to follow if they should suddenly find themselves homeless, addressing issues that include how to find shelter, food, and medical care and how to stay in school or find a job. It also includes features such as a section of 10 Great Questions to ask experts and a listing of organizations that can provide assistance.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Who Are Today’s Homeless?.
2: Homelessness Through History.
3: Homelessness and Teens.
4: Help for the Homeless.
5: What Can Be Done?.
6: Moving Beyond Homelessness.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.