Partner Incarceration and Women’s Housing Insecurity
AbstractHousing security has long been recognized as an integral component of the economic, physical, and emotional health and wellbeing of individuals and families. The lack of access to safe and stable housing is viewed by many as an indicator of severe social exclusion, particularly for individuals vulnerable in other aspects of their lives. The receipt of social services, treatment for medical conditions, and the search for employment are each facilitated by a stable home address, as is the continuity of children’s schooling.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Research on Child Wellbeing. in its series Working Papers with number 1373.
Date of creation: Jan 2012
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school; housing; families; prison; marriage;
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