2023 NJ HOMELESS TREND DOESN’T BODE WELL FOR 2024

Kasey Vienckowski with the nonprofit Monarch Housing Associates discusses the 17-percent increase in homelessness in New Jersey in 2023 based on a one-day count it conducts every January, the rise in the number of children 18 and under and adults 55 and older who are homeless in Ocean, Monmouth, and Middlesex Counties, reasons why, and trends expected to continue into 2024.