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Why a gendered approach to supporting women experiencing homelessness is essential
Lisa Raftery is the London Development Manager at Homeless Link. In this blog, she talks about the specific needs of women experiencing homelessness and why a gender-neutral approach often fails to support women.
“Women experiencing homelessness” conjures up many different images of women: women with children in refuge accommodation, living in homeless shelters, sofa-surfing, exchanging sex for a bed or sleeping rough on the streets.
Please click on the following link to continue reading the blog on the SafeLives website.
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Lisa leads the Day Centres Project and our Reboot UK digital inclusion partnerships. She also works with Jane Bancroft on the PLUS project, providing support to homeless agencies across London through a mixture of guidance, training and events.
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