There is only one shelter bed per four point four people. Would you want to compete for a bed to sleep in nightly?
Here I created an easy visual to show the numbers of homeless people competing for shelter beds in LA County. This shows the toxic reality that LA's homeless people deal with on a daily basis.
Crystal Jones, "Created Image Four Point Four", contributed by Crystal Jones, Center for Ethnography, Platform for Experimental Collaborative Ethnography, last modified 18 January 2019, accessed 18 August 2022. http://centerforethnography.org/content/created-image-four-point-four