Practical solutions are crucial, but they do not exclude true spirituality. Even though some folk tritely excuse themselves with spiritual sounding phrases, only those grounded in a practical application of faith will be able to fully access the strength God provides to the humble.
Loving your neighbor as yourself necessarily includes the practical steps you're describing, whether done for spiritual reasons or not.
Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them. - Frederick Douglass