Street Sleepers

Author: Tommy Lee Byrd
ISBN: 9781613252000
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Faces Of Homelessness In The Asia Pacific

Author: Carole Zufferey
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1315475235
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sleeper. issue'. (1977–1985). The earliest documented surveys on street
sleepers and cagehome dwellers were conducted through university students'
projects between 1977 and 1979 and dealt mostly with the existing number of
street sleepers and their daily life conditions. These surveys also mentioned
some available services for street sleepers that were managed by NGOs. Around
that time there were three shelters for street sleepers older than 55 managed by
Street Sleepers ...

Social Services Administration In Hong Kong

Author: Chan Kam Tong
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9814485950
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The MDTESS aimed at providing an intensive outreach service to street sleepers,
with special emphasis to help rehouse elderly persons and reintegrate them into
the society. With a view to achieve this goal, five objectives were then stated: (1)
To help rehouse homeless elderly street sleepers; (2) To help elderly street
sleepers improve their personal hygiene even if they choose to remain on the
streets; (3) To establish and maintain elderly street sleepers' communication with
helping ...

Introduction To Social Housing

Author: Paul Reeves
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136392068
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These are poignant images, and somewhat stereotypical, but I believe that the
term 'street sleeper' conjured up one or more of these images in your mind. Street
sleepers have been the subject of a large number of initiatives over the last
twenty or thirty years. There was the Conservative Government of 1992–96's
Rough Sleepers Initiative, which increased funding to organisations like St
Mungo's, to enable the conversion of buildings to hostels to get people off the
streets and give ...

The Shek Kip Mei Myth

Author: Alan Smart
Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
ISBN: 9789622097926
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The Urban Council survey noted that 2714 of the street-sleepers were cooking on
the street and comments that "This Department has always regarded the 'cookers'
as regular street sleepers and the 'non-cookers' as casuals".14 There were also
in 1954 three thousand people "who are nearly all the victims of former fires and,
in CP's [Commissioner of Police] opinion, comprised the majority of the general
street sleepers of the Colony before the fire occurred".15 This was the largest ...

Working With Adults At Risk From Harm

Author: Greenfields, Margaret
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
ISBN: 0335241220
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Personal safety Rough sleepers are at greatly exacerbated risk of violent assault
than are surrounding populations (including those insecurely accommodated in
hostels and squats). The dangers to rough sleepers include violence from other '
street homeless' people – particularly associated with use of alcohol and drugs or
those having an episode of mental ill-health, and also from passing members of
the public who may themselves be drunk or simply regard homeless vulnerable ...

Sleepers Awake A Ministry Of The Wraith Novel

Author: Patrick McNulty
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 138735549X
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The flashlight felt more like a candle in the wind, his gun like a kid's toy. The wind
and snow swirled around him, and the rapid chittering of the Zijin grew near. His
pale face whipped left and right. He cranked the throttle and pulled quickly into
the street. SLEEPERS AWAKE n 211 31 Norman fixed himself a cup of coffee
and shuffled by Bishop. ...

Women Rough Sleepers In Europe

Author: Kate Moss
Publisher: Policy Press
ISBN: 1447334604
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Based on a European Union DAPHNE III-funded project, this important book tells the story of the women and organisations that took part in the study.