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Loneliness and Isolation

Nov 7, 2019 11:24:04 AM

“Humans connect to other humans at so basic a level that when we disconnect, our souls shatter into a thousand little pieces.” – Peter Leithart


When we think about homelessness, we tend to think first about the bitter cold of the Inland Northwest, the need for food, shelter and safety. And these are critical. But sometimes the glaring physical needs blind us to the more insidious threats of loneliness and isolation.

Is Housing the Answer to Homelessness?

Jul 10, 2019 12:45:15 PM

Homelessness doesn't begin with a lack of housing. Most of the time, it begins with a lack of healthy relationships.