11 Tips to Survive Homelessness

Photo by Grace Russell

When I first moved to California in 2012, I lived in my car, on the beach and in various motels until I was able to get my first apartment.

I met interesting people and gained survival skills, but being homeless is the worst. It sucked the life out of me most days.

Here are 11 tips I learned during the process that can make the experience a little more manageable.