As Billions in Federal Assistance Roll Out, Who’s Thinking?

proud to be american flag on building
proud to be american flag on building
Proud, so proud! Photo © Diane Nilan

Hold On a Moment!


You don’t want to know.

house fire
house fire
The unexpected house fire. Photo Diane Nilan



Old debts, sold for pennies on the dollar, being used to harass the defenseless.

Vultures on patrol. Photo Diane Nilan

Millions of homeless kids and parents don’t count

This baby has plenty to cry about, starting with homelessness. Photo Diane Nilan




Until the Vultures Swoop In.

Once a person loses their house trailer, the most affordable housing — a tent is about the last option. Photo Diane Nilan


A 25-Year Retrospective

girl in a tent because of homelessness
girl in a tent because of homelessness
Families ‘camp’ because they lost housing. Photo Diane Nilan


My Plea for Rose to Avoid Homelessness

old woman walking on sidewalk
old woman walking on sidewalk
Reno, NV is a hotbed of homelessness for seniors. Photo Diane Nilan

Diane Nilan

Founder/pres. HEAR US Inc., gives voice & visibility to homeless families & youth, ran shelters, advocate, filmmaker, author, 15 yrs. on US backroads.

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