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There’s no one-size-fits-all solution to homelessness

https://theculturetrip.com/europe/united-kingdom/scotland/articles/a-village-for-the-homeless-is-opening-in-edinburgh/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=share Littlejohn says: ‘There’s no one-size-fits-all solution to homelessness, and what we’re doing at the village is developing a viable alternative to the unsupported, substandard…

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Finland only EU country not in middle of homelessness crisis

Finland has practically ended homelessness https://t.co/XmQ0MfXUnb — The Independent (@Independent) March 4, 2018 Finland even goes as far as assigning individual support to sort out…

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No sympathy for the homeless

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/15/opinion/trumps-deplorable-deflections.html?_r=0 But Trump was not empathetic to these wounded warriors’ plight, at least not on Fifth Avenue. He saw them and their vending as an…

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Green MP Marama Davidson on sexual abuse

http://m.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11701534 5 When you agreed to stand up, did you expect to have to tell your whole sexual abuse story? No. I did think, “What…

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Double amputee faces homelessness

Thomas’s parents died within four months of each other. Herbrother died in 1969, and both her sisters had died in the last decade. Thomas was…

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Homeless baby boomers, born between 1946 and 1965.

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11553671&ref=NZH_Tw Growing numbers of Kiwis risk becoming homeless in old age because of falling home ownership rates, rising rents and static housing subsidies, the Salvation…

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Daisy-May Hudson: ‘Being homeless came as a big shock’ | Society | The Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/nov/11/homeless-shock-daisy-may-hudson-film-half-way?CMP=fb_gu Hudson’s mother has worked for most of her life in various low-paying jobs while juggling childcare, but it was never enough to save, as…

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Emergency housing funding ‘just a band-aid’

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/285622/emergency-housing-funding-‘just-a-band-aid’ A Whangarei housing trust points to a desperate situation in Northland. Te Tai Tokerau Emergency Housing Trust chairperson Adrian Whale said it turned away…

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Homeless women find sexual violence part of life on the street

http://www.post-gazette.com/news/health/2015/08/18/Homeless-women-find-sexual-violence-part-of-life-on-the-street/stories/201507130149 Abuse erodes women’s self-esteem and leaves them more vulnerable to exploitation if they manage to run away and end up homeless, said Judith Benitez,…

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