ERIC Number: EJ589177
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Social Support of Homeless and Housed Mothers: A Comparison of Temporary and Permanent Housing Arrangements.
Letiecq, Bethany L.; Anderson, Elaine A.; Koblinsky, Sally A.
Family Relations, v47 n4 p415-21 Oct 1998
Compares the social support of 115 low-income housed mothers and 92 homeless mothers residing in emergency shelters, transitional housing, and doubled-up arrangements. Results reveal that homeless mothers in emergency shelters and transitional housing had significantly less contact with friends and relatives. Implications for policy development and practice are discussed. (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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