In France the homeless emergency is always on the agenda

by Beatrice Credi - 2015.07.27
In France the homeless emergency is always on the agenda
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In France, the number of homeless people who asked for an accommodation in 2014 increased by 4% compared to 2012. More and more applications from women and children. However, nearly half did not find a satisfactory solution to accommodation. The lack of availability remains the leading cause of negative feedback. This is what reveals the barometer of the 115, the emergency number for homeless people. That, in the last year, has received more than 100,000 calls for service requests not only related to housing but also related to food aid or to be put in touch with a social worker.

Published in Homelessness.
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