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Tennessee Coalition for the Homeless

14,586 school children were homeless in Tennessee in 2011-12.

37% of the rural homeless are between the ages of 18 and 24.

1,000 and 2,000 veterans are homeless in Tennessee.

Everyone has the right to exist!

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Care is not only the right thing, it costs taxpayers less: housing first with a social worker costs about $14,000 per year as opposed to $35,000 to $150,000 per year for criminalization and other costs.

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We all have the right to life, but for that to be meaningful, we must have the right to rest, to food, and to other life sustaining activities.

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We Remember: Nashville Homeless Memorial 2013

No more Deaths!

Who Are We?

Click here to find out more about the Tennessee Coalition for the Homeless here.

What Triggers Homelessness?

People not infrequently develop other problems when they become homeless, but it often starts with a simple loss of a job or trouble at home. Click to find answers to some frequently asked questions.

Find Resources?

Click here to find shelter, food, or other resources.

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