This article is written by Shari Medini
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It is very important to put together care kits for the homeless throughout the winter months; however, it is also helpful to create & hand out care kits for the spring & summer months. There are unique challenges that come with the heat & harsh sunshine, & there are ways that we can give our support to the homeless within our own communities.
According to this article more than half a million Americans were homeless last year & 36% of those were families with children. The summer months can make homeless individuals increasingly vulnerable to health risks such as severe sunburn, dehydration, heat exhaustion, & heat stroke.…