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Homelessness and the homeless, responses and innovations

Heinz Peter Oberlander

Homelessness and the homeless, responses and innovations

a Canadian contribution to IYSH 1987

by Heinz Peter Oberlander

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Published by Centre for Human Settlements, University of British Columbia in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homelessness -- Canada.,
  • Homeless persons -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 141-147.

    Statementby H. Peter Oberlander and Arthur L. Fallick.
    ContributionsFallick, Arthur Laurence, 1955-, University of British Columbia. Centre for Human Settlements., International Year of Shelter for the Homeless (1987)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV4199 .O247 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 147 p. :
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14503564M
    ISBN 10088865345X

      National Alliance to End Homelessness Center on Budget and Policy Priorities National Low Income Housing Coalition National Health Care for the Homeless Council The Framework for an Equitable COVID Homelessness Response: Version . Homelessness in the United States is a highly complex and dynamic condition that has evolved over time. The demographic characteristics of persons experiencing homelessness have changed due to, among other things, fluctuations in the strength and nature of the economy, broad population shifts, and changes in societal attitudes toward poor, excluded, and disenfranchised persons.

    Our university endeavors to build connections between housed and homeless persons by utilizing resources from USC’s creative arts programs. Collaborate with USC arts, music, dance, cinema, and communications faculty/students and community members to create visual and experiential programs that increase compassionate responses to homelessness. Foreword by Nan Roman, President and CEO of the National Alliance to End Homelessness This book explains how to end the U.S. homelessness crisis by bringing together the best scholarship on the subject and sharing solutions that both local communities and national policy-makers can apply now In the Midst of Plenty shifts our understanding of the phenomenon of homelessness away from issues .

    The best responses to homelessness by police, especially Homeless Outreach Teams established by a police department, are ones that realize they need training in homelessness if they are going to have a positive impact on homelessness. They are effective, collaborative communicators. The Value of Homelessness argues that homelessness today is an effect of social services and sciences, which shape what will—or ultimately won’t—be done about it. Finally, in all the work done on homelessness, Craig Willse puts the focus on the complexity of violence and the ways in which housing intersects with poverty, class, sexuality.


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