What is it like to live in a homeless shelter

We all should be thankful for what is provided, what we have and I am. I don’t mean to criticize our staff on any way as they work hard to provide us a good facility. But there are more of us than there are of them.

We are all free to come and go as we please. We must be back into the facility by eight pm, and we have a bed check at eight-thirty pm. If you aren’t in your bed at that time you lose your bed. Most of us receive food stamps so we can go to the store and get drinks, snacks etc to have. I am usually pretty conservative with my stamps and I…

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