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Grappling With Homelessness in New Hampshire

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It's a question Granite State communities are grappling with, as progress appears to have stalled on finding housing for homeless people. Advocates agree a dearth of affordable housing exacerbates the problem. But there's debate over whether providing temporary shelter can forestall lasting solutions on such challenges as unemployment and substance abuse.

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Read more:

  • An article about Keith Howard's cargo trailer 'tiny home' with pictures
  • N.H. Coalition to End Homelessness' annual report, and an article about the report
  • An article about Seacoast winter homeless shelters, including the Strafford County Homeless Shelter that Susan Ford runs
  • The latest update on Concord's struggle to find a solution for a cold shelter this winter
  • An NHPR interview about Harbor Homes' recent push to end veteran homelessness in N.H.

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