TITLE

Abriter les sans-abri

AUTHOR(S)
Muckle, Wendy; Turnbull, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/7/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 10, p1178
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the announcement of budgetary cutbacks by Canadian federal government's homelessness funding program and failure of social policies. He argues that the cutbacks in funding will have long term effect on medical health care of homeless shelters. An overview of shifts in social policies and community support system is presented. The author suggests that affordable, supportive housing with appropriate long-term health care is an effective way to reduce homelessness.
ACCESSION #
22907519

 

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