Tent Cities in America: A Pacific Coast Report
A Report from National Coalition for the Homeless
The National Coalition for the Homeless announces the first in a series of reports on the growing number of tent cities across North America. This new report released March 4, 2010 is focusing on west coast encampments.
• Take care of yourself.
• Take care of others.
• Take care of this place
Three simple basic rules of Village of Hope in Fresno, CA.
Tent Cities in America, A Pacific Coast Report lays the groundwork for:
• Understanding the diversity and conditions under which tent cities are created
• Comparing various levels of community acceptance, regulation, and governance
• Advocating safe, legal, and effective methods and practices of encampment