Rural Populations

Rural Issues

Homelessness exists wherever housing is unaffordable, even in rural areas. People experiencing homelessness in rural communities may be overlooked by service providers in part because they may not self-identify as homeless, when in fact they qualify for programs. But even if they are aware of available services, people without homes in rural communities face major barriers to accessing them. Many of the following resources are older, but key insights remain for serving people in rural areas.

NHCHC Resources

Additional Resources

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