NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 2, 2014: Shameeka Jackson, 37, poses for a portrait in the neighborhood of her YMCA shelter in Jamaica Queens, despite having a job she is stuck without housing due to limited financial resources.
Jackson has family and a boyfriend in her native borough of Brooklyn, she spends every day their after work but must navigate hours on the subway and an early curfew to maintain her room in the shelter.
Portraits of three of New York City's homeless population fighting to stay off the street.
CREDIT: Brett Carlsen
- All Rights Reserved. Brett Carlsen 2014
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- Time Out homeless