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Resource ID: #10763
Subject: Poverty
Source: Eugene Weekly (Eugene, Ore.)
Date: March, 24, 1994



The tragic stories of five people who fell over the edge of society illustrates the growing problem of the homeless in the local community. The estimated 3,000 homeless in the area are local human beings suffering from a lack of health, alcohol, drug and mental health treatment as well as vulnerability to violence on the he streets. Not nearly enough is being done to help.

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