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psychmommy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-04-08 08:15 PM
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160. i empathizes w/your situation but,
what has happened to our mental health system is a sin and a tragedy. i have at least 2 cousins on the street. they have had housing provided for them and they won't stay. perhaps the hospitals were horrible but de-institutionalization w/o housing and without any type of mental health structure was even more cruel and unusual punishment.
i am aware that there are many of folks who are homeless through a series of unfortunate events and that those numbers are going to swell. that these parallel situations exist is beyond horrendous. my prayers go out to you and yours.
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