This pressed: One in 30 American Children Is Homeless, Report Says – NBC News.com

So many families are living on the edge of poverty, that one little setback can push them into the abyss of homelessness. A new report released Monday shows that about one in 30 American children was homeless at some point last year. That’s about 2.5 million kids, and an 8 percent increase to “an historic high,” according to the study from the National Center on Family Homelesness. Just over half are younger than six years old.

via One in 30 American Children Is Homeless, Report Says – NBC News.com.

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