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Causes of homelessness in the United States include lack of affordable housing, divorce, foreclosure, hurricane, earthquakes or flood, mental illness, physical disability. Having no support from relatives and due to this many are in lack of needed services and have turned to substance abuse. Homelessness in the United States affects many people.
To minimize the pain and to reach out to the needy the ‘Angels of the night’- A group of volunteers who separate a moment of their day to offer a word of faith and free counseling volunteers who bring motivational support to those who most likely need it. Just recently in the state of California, a special work was done to provide assistance to the homeless. Bishop Ricardo together with the volunteers extend their support to offer apart from food and donating supplies needed, they receive a word fo Faith, a special prayer and are invited to attend the Services in the Universal Church.
D.C has the highest homelessness rate among 32 major American cities.
Family homeless, which has been on the rise in recent years, accounts for nearly 56 percent of District’s homeless population. The number of homeless families rose by more than a third in the past year. Continuing this hard work and dedication, Pr. Daniel together with the volunteer did a special outreach in the Washington D.C. where more than 25 people receive support, food and a word of encouragement.