Mothers experiencing homelessness: mental health, support and social care needs.

@article{Tischler2007MothersEH,
  title={Mothers experiencing homelessness: mental health, support and social care needs.},
  author={V A Tischler and Alison Rademeyer and Panos Vostanis},
  journal={Health & social care in the community},
  year={2007},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={246-53}
}
Little is known about the experiences of mothers who become homeless. The numbers of women with children in this situation are growing, most becoming homeless following domestic or neighbour abuse, or the breakdown of family relationships. This qualitative study aimed to describe mothers' experiences of homelessness in relation to their mental health, support and social care needs. Twenty-eight homeless women with dependent children residing in hostels were interviewed. The experience of… CONTINUE READING

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