Homelessness pp 275-286 | Cite as

To Be Young and Homeless

Implications of Homelessness for Children
  • Andrea L. Solarz
Part of the Topics in Social Psychiatry book series (TSPS)

Abstract

If asked to describe a “typical” homeless person, few people would think of a child living with a parent in a shelter for the homeless. Yet perhaps the most alarming change in the homeless population during the 1980s has been the dramatic rise in the number of homeless families with children.

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Foster Care Homeless Person Homeless Adult Homeless Child General Account Office 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrea L. Solarz
    • 1
  1. 1.American Psychological AssociationN.W.USA

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