Volunteers count Montgomery County’s homeless population: ‘They appreciate a kind word’
Maclennan, who works for Daybreak, said she knows a 19-year-old has been living on the streets with his mom and step-dad, who are both addicted to opioids.
“They’re using, and I worry about him using if we don’t get him into more permanent housing,” she said. “He’s still a kid.”
Maclennan and about two dozen other volunteers with various agencies that offer services to the homeless participated in an annual Point-in-Time count Wednesday.
This is a one-night count of people experiencing homele