Poverty can be considered a chain reaction often affecting generation after generation, a chain reaction that often interferes with health care, food consumption, resources, transportation, living arrangements, proper clothing, water supply, heat supply, electricity and phone service. Many families have needs that by far surpass the needs mentioned above. Many of us have no idea what it is to live in poverty.
"The Struggles and Predicaments of Low-Income Families and Children in Poverty,"
Human Architecture: Journal of the Sociology of Self-Knowledge:
2, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarworks.umb.edu/humanarchitecture/vol1/iss2/6