The Connection: Barriers Homeless People in Our Communities Face

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — For those experiencing homelessness, there are a number of barriers they face when it comes to housing. A local nonprofit is on a mission to change that.  

Joining us now from The Connection is Teresa Ferraro—she is the Behavioral Health Service Area Director at the nonprofit.

The following are covered:

  • What are some of these barriers homeless people face for housing?  
  • Can these barriers affect employment as well?  
  • What do you do at The Connection to help people overcome these obstacles?
  • How can people contact you if they need assistance?  
  • Can our viewers at home help your cause in any way if they choose?  

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