Craig Blankenship's photo essay on the homeless children in the Sunday NY Times last month: http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2012/08/24/sunday-review/2012826HOMELESS.html?ref=sunday#1
Want to help? In Ocean County conatct me and I'll put you in contact with others who are working so hard to end homelessness. Call me naive but I think we can. Check past posts on this blog for more ideas.