Rea

Featured Video Play Icon

I met Rea and her husband while they were waiting in line at a mobile medical clinic in Tampa, Florida. Each night, they sleep outside on the streets of Miami. Rea hates to feel dirty, so she uses public fountains to wash up.

Rea and her husband are not homeless because of alcohol or drugs. Rea suffers from physical problems and her husband is bipolar. They came to Florida in hopes of finding a job. But today, like millions of Americans, they have not been able to find employment.

Special thanks to Homeless Coalition of Hillsborough County


Invisible People

           

We imagine a world where everyone has a place to call home. Until then, we strive to be the most trusted source for homelessness news, education and advocacy.

Related Topics




Get the Invisible People newsletter


RECENT STORIES

homeless man in austin

Martin

Los Angeles Homeless Woman Lost Her Legs to Frostbite

Monica

homeless man in austin

David

Disabled Homeless Mom

Cori and her daughter


RECENT ARTICLES

homelessness

Washington State Legislators Make Historic Strives Toward Building More Affordable Housing

tiny homes

Thoughts on Tiny Homes for Homeless People

homeless person ignored in bustling city

Reasons to Care: How Homelessness Affects Your Community

criminalization of homelessness tennessee

Tennessee Lawmakers Vote to Criminalize Homelessness

Get the Invisible People newsletter