Off to a Bad Start

Author: 
Mental Health Foundation
Publication year: 
1996

A report of research highlighting that young homeless people are twice as likely to have experienced psychiatric disorder as those who are not homeless. The study included 161 young people at Centrepoint Nightshelter and London Connection day centre and found that over half had also experienced severe neglect or abuse in childhood.

ISBN / ISSN: 
0 901044 35 1
Availability: 
Out of print