Perception of the health of children living and working on the streets of Sunnyside. Part 1: Literature review and methodology.

@article{Prinsloo2003PerceptionOT,
  title={Perception of the health of children living and working on the streets of Sunnyside. Part 1: Literature review and methodology.},
  author={Lizelle Prinsloo and M S Richter},
  journal={Curationis},
  year={2003},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={69-77}
}
The phenomenon of street children is generating increasing concern in South Africa. The number of street children has grown because of the current economic hardship in South Africa, increasing levels of violence and widespread family and community disruption. In terms of health, it is clear that street children may be vulnerable to a range of severe risks. The street child's view of health may differ considerably from that of the researcher. Discrepancies exist between the perceptions of the… CONTINUE READING

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