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Homeless young people – understanding their experiences

A homeless couple in a street setting. Image by Susanne Dicke.

This article by Hannah Green describes her experiences as a homeless young person. At the Rethinking Homes Network, we think that social landlords would benefit from understanding these experiences so incoming tenants can be supported to overcome housing-related trauma. This is a challenge to the current tendency to see tenants as ‘risky’ rather than trying to understand and work with the trauma that some people come into a social housing tenancy with. Check out the original article from Social housing Matters here.

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