As rural homelessness increases, HUD aims money at helping people without access to shelters

By: - September 12, 2022 7:15 am

An aerial view of people gathered near a homeless encampment in the afternoon heat on July 21, 2022 in Phoenix, Arizona. Advocates for the homeless say larger cities have more resources to provide for their homeless populations than rural areas, where there may not even be overnight shelters. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

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Casey Quinlan
Casey Quinlan

Casey Quinlan is an economy reporter for States Newsroom, based in Washington D.C. For the past decade, they have reported on national politics and state politics, LGBTQ rights, abortion access, labor issues, education, Supreme Court news and more for publications including The American Independent, ThinkProgress, New Republic, Rewire News, SCOTUSblog, In These Times and Vox.

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