Rent Subsidy for Homeless Is Too Small to Get Them Off Street

When Asafa Kalalao qualified for homeless assistance, he was given 1,170 ($341) a month to find a home. When it wasn't enough to rent, they took it away

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Asafa Kalalao spent the last cold weekend on the street in Kiryat Malachi, sleeping on a shrub in a public park. “This way my back doesn’t hurt; I can manage with the cold,” he told Haaretz.