A Future Foretold: New Approaches to Meeting the Long-term Needs of Single Homeless People

Author: 
Lemos, Gerard with Goodby, Gill
Publication year: 
1999

A report of research into the causes and characteristics of homelessness and access to housing for single homeless people. Identifies three main factors that can contribute to homelessness: personal difficulties leading to support needs, problems with relationships and an institutional background. Examines housing options and access to permanent social housing for single homeless people. Proposes a three-way support system for all single homeless people, consisting of professional multi-agency support, mutual aid and access to housing. Makes recommendations to improve access to housing for single homeless people.

Publisher: 
ISBN / ISSN: 
1 899257 35 7
Size: 
48 pages.
Cost: 
£7.50 plus £3 p&p or as a free downloadable document.
Availability: 
In print