Canadian Observatory on Homelessness
The Canadian Observatory on Homelessness is the largest national research institute devoted to homelessness in Canada. The COH is the curator of the Homeless Hub.
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Author(s): Ken Kraybill, S Morrison
Publication Date: 2009
This fact sheet provides information about many common problems faced by individuals experiencing homelessness in accessing and utilizing health related services. Health problems cause homelessness. Homelessness causes health problems. Homelessness complicates efforts to treat health problems. Specific issues include the following:Unstable housing increases risk for serious health problems and complicates treatment adherence and recovery.Limited...