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Homelessness Is On the Rise. We're Underestimating the Problem.

Not everyone is being counted. by Heidi Groover About 11,600 people are experiencing homelessness in King County, according to the latest point-in-time count. City of Seattle New stats released by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) this week showed that the national count of people experiencing homelessness increased for the first time in seven years.
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