This paper examines the links between homelessness and offending and provides a review of research on the impact of supported accommodation. It also identifies critical issues that arise from the research and which may hinder the ability of the ex-offender to ‘move on, including: financial insecurity, family breakdown, multiple deprivation, overdependence, the negative effects of hostel accommodation.
Supported Accommodation Services for Offenders: A Research Literature ReviewWritten by Works for Freedom (30/11/99)
- Run By / Author: Kirkwood, S. and Richley, T.
- Website: http://www.cjsw.ac.uk/cjsw/publications/Briefing%2011.pdf
- When Published: 2008
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