After 7 years, it was time for me, for personal reasons, to move on from overseeing the online community that posted here.
Don't worry, the fabulous people who posted here were resourceful and resilient. They set up a new community, called Stepping Out of Squalor, which you can find at http://takeonestepatatime.proboards80.com/index.cgi.
My understanding is that this community is, like its predecessor, for people working on their own squalor issues. So if your situation is with someone else's squalor (a parent, a sibling, a friend, etc.), please access the following resources: