1 in 7 Young People At-Risk of Homelessness

The Sydney Morning Herald reports on the findings of a Mission Australia report into youth homelessness. Mission Australia analysed the data in its annual survey of 19,000 young people, finding that 13.5 per cent of the 15- to 19-year-old respondents faced the threat of homelessness
The national report, to be released on Tuesday, found that the extent of youth homelessness is underestimated, as young people are more likely to couch surf or live in overcrowded dwellings.

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