Ever Wondered What To Say To A Homeless Person? Here Are 5 Things to Say And 5 Things Not to Say


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Ever Wondered What To Say To A Homeless Person?

Here Are 5 Things to Say And 5 Things Not to Say

by Winston Ross – Author atNationSwell logo

Ever Wondered What To Say To A Homeless Person?

The right words can make a big difference when talking to someone living on the streets.

When you see a homeless person, what do you do?

Most of us tend to have the same response: We avoid eye contact and walk a little faster. But you might also ponder the situation, thinking to yourself, What’s his story? How did this happen to her? How long have they lived on the streets? Maybe you even wanted to help, but didn’t know how to start a conversation.

Should you decide to talk to one of themore than 600,000 homeless individualsin the United States, what you say is vitally important. Utter the wrong thing, and you make a person in crisis feel less than human. Make the right comment…

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