There's plenty to think about when you're homeless. Where you'll find shelter and food, how you'll stay healthy... and many more basic concerns about life itself.
And then there's the fact that many people avoid, distrust, fear, and even hate homeless people.
Our series of interviews on homelessness, "Out in the Cold," explores issues and offered solutions for homeless people in the region.
Our attention turns to Shasta County, with Larry Olmstead from United Way of Northern California and Jonathan Anderson of the Good News Rescue Mission.