Lifetime and intergenerational experiences of homelessness in Australia

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Author(s): Paul Flatau; Elizabeth Conroy; Catherine Spooner; Tony Eardley; Catherine Forbes
Description: This report examines the prevalence of intergenerational homelessness in Australia, with findings that almost half of those currently receiving homelessness assistance had parents who themselves experienced homelessness.
Citation: Flatau, P., Conroy, E., Spooner, C., Eardley, T. and Forbes, C. (2013) Lifetime and intergenerational experiences of homelessness in Australia, AHURI Final Report No. 200, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited, Melbourne, http://www.ahuri.edu.au/research/final-reports/200.
Date published: 21 Feb 2013
Publication type: Final Report 200
Project title: Intergenerational homelessness and the use of homelessness services (Project number: 80516)
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Published by: Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute Limited
ISSN: 1834-7223
ISBN: 978-1-922075-20-8