This week Sentinel Reporter Tammie Gitt takes a Closer Look at homelessness in Cumberland County, from what causes people to spiral into homelessness to finding a way out.
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Domestic violence is the leading cause of homelessness among women and children, according to the National Network to End Domestic Violence.
Just getting into the system to get assistance in dealing with homelessness was a challenge prior to the beginning of this year.
There’s no typical attitude among those who come to the Cumberland County Homeless Assistance Program for help.