Living in a Skid Row Tent: Alayna’s Story | Union Rescue Mission

Alayna is just one of more than 2,000 men and women sleeping in tents and boxes on the sidewalks of Skid Row in Los Angeles. She has lived in her tent in front of Union Rescue Mission for the past five months. She faces potential violence and rape almost every day and night.

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