"I Am/Was Homeless" - Mental Health and Stable Housing VIDEO


“The stereotypical image is someone who… is where they are because that’s where they want to be.” “After being homeless for a period of time, a homeless person gains a mental illness, if nothing else the depression or anxiety that goes with it... we stay exhausted physically because we’re exhausted psychologically and mentally.” Three Redding residents who are experiencing or have experienced homelessness shed light on the connection between mental wellness and stable housing. Watch this short, 8 minute video to learn more about their stories.