[NEWS] 15 changes Philly needs most in 2019 | Opinion | Project HOME

[NEWS] 15 changes Philly needs most in 2019 | Opinion

 

From: Philly.com

Homelessness is a complex issue that is solvable in our lifetime, but surging social forces have put us on the verge of a new homeless crisis. The rise in addiction, coupled with growing poverty, mental illness, and young adults experiencing homelessness is elevating the issue to a whole new level.

The critical change Philadelphia needs to see in 2019 is our community coming together, forging critical partnerships to address the issues of addiction and other underlying causes of homelessness.