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Tiny House ‘Villages' for People Experiencing Homelessness Spreading Across the Country

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By Jared Brey reporting for Next City

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Tiny House ‘Villages' for People Experiencing Homelessness Spreading Across the Country

A successful tiny home community in Missouri is inspiring a doctor-nurse duo to establish one in Wilmington, North Carolina. The idea took hold after they realized that chronic homelessness had a huge impact on health which led to frequent, preventable ER visits. Eden Village is supportive, permanent housing that residents can stay in forever as long as they abide by some rules.