They are human beings trying to survive. Why do some people have trouble seeing that?

The people in this video only want to find a way to make a life free from bullets and war, and to be seen as human beings. I think it's worth taking a step away from the safety and comfort of your own life to listen to the stories of those fighting to find a place that they can call home.

Here's a message the documentary makers sent us:

"We just got back from Syria and Jordan last week, and we definitely need more help to get great stories. So please donate to help with the cause! All funds will be used directly with the project, and a portion will be given to different organizations around the world."

Find out how you can support them below.

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As people get older, social isolation and loneliness become serious problems. Many find themselves living alone for the first time after the death of a spouse. It's also difficult for older people to maintain friendships when people they've known for years become ill or pass away.

Census Bureau figures say that almost a quarter of men and nearly 46% of women over the age of 75 live alone.

But loneliness doesn't just affect those who reside by themselves. People can feel lonely when there is a discrepancy between their desired and actual relationships. To put it simply, when it comes to having a healthy social life, quality is just as important as quantity.

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