To answer the question posed by the title of this post: Homelessness occurs when a person or family can no longer maintain their housing.
There are probably those individuals who would belabor the point and tell me that folks become homeless because of some addition disorder or mental health issue. And, ordinarily I might conceivably agree with them that those can be contributing factors as to the "whys and wherefores."
But, those aren’t the only reasons. (more…)