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How Do You Talk To Kids About Homelessness?

Amber’s young son noticed a line of homeless men outside of Portland Rescue Mission.  How should she answer his questions about homelessness?

. . . we were stopped at a light just a few feet away from the long line winding around the outside of the Portland Rescue Mission Men’s Shelter on West Burnside. Just seeing all those guys standing out there at 8:27 am in 31 degree weather made my heart sink. I was secretly hoping Cayden wouldn’t notice.

Read the rest of Amber’s story on her blog.