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“Being patient and not judging,” says Amanda, when asked what she’s learned from her time as a street outreach worker.
“Be genuine,” adds Cassie. That entails listening, and treating homeless kids as equals remembering details like their names and their stories. Mostly, says Cassie, being genuine means "you have to actually care."
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