Noble-Carr, D. & Institute of Child Protection Studies. (2007). The experiences and effects of family homelessness for children: A literature review. Dickson, ACT: Australian Catholic University, Institute of Child Protection Studies. Retrieved from http://www.acu.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0010/467065/Homeless_Children_LitReview.pdf
This report examines the experience and effects of family homelessness for children. It is important to acknowledge that many children in Australia also become homeless outside of their family unit, usually as a result of a breakdown in family relationships. The plight of these children is extremely serious and worthy of examination. However, as this literature review was completed to inform the Institute of Child Protection Studiesâ€™ project, on children and parentsâ€™ experiences of homelessness in the ACT, the literature review was narrowed to an examination of the issues confronted by children within families experiencing homelessness...
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