HOUSTON SOLUTIONS FOR HOUSING, INC.
"They live in the shadows of the massive, modern, overcrowded county jail that is so often their home away from home. The bridges and overpasses of the city streets and freeways provide them with some shelter from the elements during the day, and all too often during the night as well."
"The homeless – the mentally ill – the public inebriate; all these categories tend to conjure up images, fears, perceptions and misperceptions. We hear a lot about the homeless. We know that some of them are mentally ill, and some spend time in jail. What we don’t know is much about how they live – their needs, how they find ways of satisfying these needs, and the impact of their lives on others beyond an occasional meeting on the street."