Living in Storage -- Growing up Poor in the Bay Area

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Editor's Note: When Roseanna, 20, found herself without a place to stay, things fell apart. She had to drop out of college, deal with a medical issue and be separated from her family. A resident of Oakland Ca. Roseanna has been living out of a storage shelter for 10 months, couch surfing with friends and selling food stamps to pay her phone bill.

Sean Shavers, 20, is a content producer at NAM and the Richmond Pulse. This video was produced for Growing up Poor in the Bay Area a community forum held by New America Media, the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health and