Health and wellbeing of people living on the streets in South Africa

OUTPUT TYPE: Conference or seminar papers
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2008
TITLE AUTHOR(S): J.Seager, T.Tamasane
KEYWORDS: HEALTH, HOMELESS CHILDREN, HOMELESS PEOPLE, POVERTY
DEPARTMENT: Human and Social Capabilities (HSC)
Intranet: HSRC Library: shelf number 5479
HANDLE: 20.500.11910/5211

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Abstract

As part of a wider multidisciplinary study of homelessness in South Africa, this research aimed to explore the health and wellbeing of homeless adults and children, their access to and utilisation of health services, and selected health risk behaviours.