"10 Causes of Homelessness" #infographic - some triggers of #homelessness

Why are so many people homeless? Check out our 10 Causes of Homelessness infographic to learn some of the most common triggers. As National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week continues photography

World's Smallest House! Great for a homeless person!  Wheels and a handle.

World’s Smallest House. An interesting solution for homelessness perhaps?

California nonprofit organization, Cardborigami, has created a simple solution to a complex problem. Inspired by origami principles of construction and folding, Tina Hovsepian designed a temporary homeless shelter that is constructed out of cardboard.  The biodegradable and recyclable structure is both water-resistant and flame-retardant. Shelters can be constructed by two people in just a half hour. Once constructed, it is easily collapsible and transportable.

Temporary shelters encourage socially responsible design

California nonprofit organization, Cardborigami, has created a simple solution to a complex problem. Inspired by origami principles of construction and folding,

Benches that turn into shelters for the homeless  http://www.arcreactions.com/graphic-design-advanced-paramedics-ltd/

These Park Benches Welcome The Homeless Instead Of Rejecting Them

Hope for humanity! Because homelessness is such a huge social issue many cities are making park benches that turn into shelters. Rather than just ignoring the issue of the homelessness, some people are trying to make small efforts to help.

As are toiletries. Remember this next time you donate stuff to the homeless shelter.

Socks are the most needed but least donated article of clothing in homeless shelters

Cocoon House (which was made by Korean Students in the college of architecture) for the homeless.

Cocoon House (which was made by Korean Students in the college of architecture) for the homeless.

Mayor Muriel Bowser broke ground on a new family homeless shelter that is part of her plan to close the troubled shelter at D.C. General.

Mayor Muriel Bowser broke ground on a new family homeless shelter that is part of her plan to close the troubled shelter at D.C. General.

This Shelter Cart by Gregor Timlin. The aim of the project was to design a tool for a particular group of homeless people who collect bottles from the streets so they can collect a small income from the recycling plants in order to sustain themselves. The project was not seen a solution to the social problem of the homeless but instead as an method of raising awareness about the issue. Great project! It also provide a place that the homeless people can sleep or seat in this cart. - quoted…

[homeless + shelter + cart] This Shelter cart is to design a tool for a particular group of homeless people who collect bottles froom the streets so they can collect a small income from the recycling plants in order to sustain themselves. The product is

Homeless Shelters: Creative

Shelter cart design that can be said to be a nice solution for homeless is designed by Gregor Timlin and Barry Shehan. The shelter cart as it has been named is

CA: Neighborhood houses to be used as homeless shelters

CA: Neighborhood houses to be used as homeless shelters

Gregory's Homeless Homes Project

Gregory's Homeless Homes Project - use old materials and storage units to create micro spaces for the homeless - form

The world of the homeless may seem very far from yours, but in some ways it is quite near. For any of us, the loss of a job, the illness or death of a spouse or a child, or a severe physical disabi...

35 Ways to Help the Homeless - Struck by personal tragedies, the people in shelters across America have lost their homes and been deserted by family and friends. What can you do to help them? Sometimes the smallest actions can go a long way.

Urban Park Bench Transforms Into Temporary Homeless Shelter

Urban Park Bench Transforms Into Temporary Homeless Shelter Mehr

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