Report: KY Ranks 42nd In Nation For Child Homelessness

A new report said one in thirty children in the United States was homeless.

The National Center for Family Homelessness looked at census data and numbers from the US Department of Education.

It found the number of homeless children in America was at an all-time high.

The report ranked states from best to worst on the extent of child homelessness, well-being of children, risk for family homelessness and policy response.

It said Kentucky ranked 42nd in the nation, which put the state in the bottom ten states in the U.S.

Click here to see more on Kentucky’s child homelessness problem.

You can also review the report here.

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