Homeless women

Coming together: homeless women, housing and social support

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English
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Online
Author: 
Izumi Sakamoto
Josie Ricciardi
Jen Plyler
Natalie Wood
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The Wellesley Institute
Publication Date: 
2007
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

An arts-based community research project exploring how women and transwomen who are marginally housed build support networks with each other in order to survive.

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Includes bibliographical references.

“I built my house of hope:” best practices to safely house abused and homeless women

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English
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Online
Author: 
Leslie Tutty et al.
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Resolve Alberta
Publication Date: 
2009

Recommends best practices to safely house abused and homeless women, based on reviews of current practices and interviews with women from across Canada who had been abused by partners and homeless at some point in their lives.

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No safe place: sexual assault in the lives of homeless women

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English
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Lisa Goodman
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National Online Resource Center on Violence against Women
Publication Date: 
2006

Describes the cycle of sexual violence that homeless women are caught in, and recommends how to respond to homeless women’s needs and to break this cycle of violence.

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