The Prevalence of Rough Sleeping and Sofa Surfing Amongst Young People in the UK

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Clarke, Anna;
  • Publisher: Social Inclusion
  • Journal: issn: 2183-2803
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.17645/si.v4i4.597, doi: 10.17863/CAM.6423
  • Subject: soziale Probleme | rough sleeping | youth homelessness | Social problems and services | Sociology (General) | HM401-1281 | Social Problems | Großbritannien | Great Britain | Soziale Probleme und Sozialdienste | boomerang generation; hidden homelessness; rough sleeping; sofa surfing | hidden homelessness | sofa surfing | street homelessness | Obdachlosigkeit | adolescent | Jugendlicher | homelessness | boomerang generation
    • ddc: ddc:360

Whilst data on statutory homelessness is well recorded in the UK, there is a lack of data on informal homelessness (such as ‘sofa surfing’) and rough sleeping, other than that which relies on partial information and street counts. This paper presents findings from a rec... View more
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