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Poised against the backdrop of the homeless epidemic in NJ due to the financial crisis and Hurricane Sandy, A Place of Their Own investigates if Bergen counties One-Stop model homeless shelter is better for both the community and this vulnerable population.
The alternative, having no shelter at all was found in Ocean county, where the battle for the soul of a NJ town is brought to light through the residents of the Tent City of Lakewood Camp, as they spoke about the decisions that brought them to a life in the woods.
With the camp scheduled to be destroyed, the organization responsible for relocating the camps 120 residents gave insight into the challenges of finding housing for those with limited income...
Could the new emergency housing concept Micro Housing be the answer?