The latest video from Diane Nilan of HEAR US shows one family’s struggles while staying in Florida motels.

Hear directly from homeless youth why Congress should pass the Homeless Children and Youth Act. Watch this compelling new video produced by the Alliance for Excellent Education.

In the videos below, two mothers, Alexis and April, discuss the reality of being homeless, and living with other people. The interviews and videos were made by HEAR US, Inc’s Executive Director Diane Nilan. Diane also photographed all of the children and youth who appear on the Help Homeless Kids Now! web site.

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Listen to Youth

There is no better way to understand homelessness than listening to the children and youth who have been through it. Listen to what they have to say.

Get the Facts

The Homeless Children and Youth Act, HR32, would make it easier for homeless children, youth, and families to receive homeless assistance, no matter where they happen to be living. Get the facts.

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About the photos: Photos of children and youth experiencing homelessness provided by Diane Nilan, HEAR US Inc., used with permission. (c) 2012, Diane Nilan, HEAR US Inc.