Homeless Veterans<br />Hannah Swanson<br />Period 5 <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com...
131,000<br />… What does this number mean to you?<br />
Why Veterans?<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/treasureice/3838700933/.<br />
Abandonment<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/mrlins/4315498956/.<br />
Addiction<br />This image is used under CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/thomasthomas/258931782/.<br />
Everyone Deserves a Second Chance<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/pedrosimoes...
Government Help<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/velo_city/76416689/.<br />
H4HH<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/bombeador/2213593359/ .<br />
Better Life<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/audiinsperation/3244962105/  .<br />
Appreciation<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/seeminglee/2149309015/ .<br />
Works Cited<br />Clark, Faye, and Stephanie Busari. “Veteran: Remembrance Days are for the Dead, What About the Living?” C...
Works Cited (Continued)<br />Patterson, Thom. “U.S. Seeing More Female Homeless Veterans.” CNN. N.p., 25 Sept. 2009. Web. ...
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  1. 1. Homeless Veterans<br />Hannah Swanson<br />Period 5 <br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/livenature/251642221/ .<br />
  2. 2. 131,000<br />… What does this number mean to you?<br />
  3. 3. Why Veterans?<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/treasureice/3838700933/.<br />
  4. 4. Abandonment<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/mrlins/4315498956/.<br />
  5. 5. Addiction<br />This image is used under CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/thomasthomas/258931782/.<br />
  6. 6. Everyone Deserves a Second Chance<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/pedrosimoes7/449314732/ .<br />
  7. 7. Government Help<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/velo_city/76416689/.<br />
  8. 8. H4HH<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/bombeador/2213593359/ .<br />
  9. 9. Better Life<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/audiinsperation/3244962105/ .<br />
  10. 10. Appreciation<br />This image is used under a CC license from http://www.flickr.com/photos/seeminglee/2149309015/ .<br />
  11. 11. Works Cited<br />Clark, Faye, and Stephanie Busari. “Veteran: Remembrance Days are for the Dead, What About the Living?” CNN. N.p., 11 Nov. 2009. Web. 4 May 2010. <http://www.cnn.com/‌2009/‌WORLD/‌europe/‌11/‌11/‌veteran.remembrance.day/‌index.html?iref=allsearch>. This article gives a look on homeless veterans in London, England. It talks about how homeless veterans there recieve little to none treatment and are fed up.<br />Foster, Roy, narr. Hero for the Homeless. CNN. N.p., 24 Nov. 2009. Web. 4 May 2010. <http://www.cnn.com/‌video/‌#/‌video/‌living/‌2009/‌11/‌24/‌cnnheroes.foster.tribute.cnn?iref=allsearch>. This video explains Mr. Foster’s program for homeless veterans. It gives explanations on how veterans relate to each other.<br />Levine, Adam. “VA’s Bold Goal: Eradicate Homelessness among Veterans in 5 Years.” CNN. N.p., 3 Nov. 2009. Web. 4 May 2010. <http://www.cnn.com/‌2009/‌US/‌11/‌03/‌shinseki.homeless.veterans/‌index.html?iref=allsearch>. This article talks about Eric K. Shinseki’s five year plan to end homelessness among veterans. It gives details of the plan and how it will effect homeless veterans<br />Lewis, Libby. “Iraq War Vets Return; Some Have No Home.” NPR. N.p., 27 Oct. 2006. Web. 4 May 2010. <http://www.npr.org/‌templates/‌story/‌story.php?storyId=6394180>. This is an article that relfects on the history of homeless veterans. It also talks about the government programs that are trying to end it.<br />Mount, Mike. “Homeless Veterans Face New Battle for Survival.” CNN. N.p., 2 July 2008. Web. 4 May 2010. <http://www.cnn.com/‌2008/‌US/‌07/‌02/‌homeless.veterans/‌index.html>. This article gives some statistics about the varieties of veterans who are homeless. It also gives some reasons for why some veterans are homeless.<br />
  12. 12. Works Cited (Continued)<br />Patterson, Thom. “U.S. Seeing More Female Homeless Veterans.” CNN. N.p., 25 Sept. 2009. Web. 4 May 2010. <http://www.cnn.com/‌2009/‌LIVING/‌09/‌25/‌homeless.veterans/‌index.html?iref=allsearch>. This article reflects on a female veteran and her experience with homelessness. It give statistics about homelessness and gives her personal story.<br />“Sacrifices of War: Homelessness.” CNN. N.p., 25 Sept. 2009. Web. 28 Apr. 2010. <http://www.cnn.com/‌2009/‌LIVING/‌09/‌25/‌homeless.veterans/‌index.html?iref=allsearch#cnnSTCOther1>. This source is a slideshow from CNN with up to date statistics about homeless veterans. It talks about the percentages of women, men, and homeless people in general in the United States.<br />United States. Dept. of Veteran’s Affairs. “Overview of Homelessness.” Homeless Veterans. United States Department of Veterans’ Affairs. N.p., 10 Mar. 2010. Web. 4 May 2010. <http://www1.va.gov/‌HOMELESS/‌Overview.asp>. This article gives specific information about what the government is doing to improve the homeless veteran situation.<br />“U.S. seeing more female homeless veterans.” CNN. N.p., 25 Sept. 2009. Web. 28 Apr. 2010. <http://www.cnn.com/‌2009/‌LIVING/‌09/‌25/‌homeless.veterans/‌index.html?iref=allsearch#cnnSTCText>. This is an article about a young female veteran who has floated in and out of homelessness. She suffered from drug addictions and has floated around through different friends and relatives.<br />

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