Situational Or Transitional Homelessness

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Although homelessness is caused by many things, homeless people are usually labeled as homeless. But there are types of homelessness. One type of homelessness is Situational or Transitional homelessness. This is when someone is forced into homelessness because of uncontrollable circumstances such as losing a job, important material lost, lost of a main breadwinner (Father, husband, wife) etc. The second type of homelessness is Episodic or cyclical homelessness. This is when a person repeatedly falls in and out of homelessness. This usually happens with drug addiction and with people experiencing mental health issues. The person may be able to stop consuming for certain periods of time and get off the street, while being at high risk of homelessness

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