Priority Population: Women


Pathways into homelessness for women are unique and require specialized resources to fully understand. Whether it is poverty-led family homelessness or fleeing intimate partner violence, frontline organizations supporting women work with challenging circumstances in order to prevent homelessness or stabilize housing. 

This collection of resources will cover a number of issues affecting women experiencing homelessness and offers practical guidelines for going forward. These issues vary widely, but if you are interested in the link between violence against women and homelessness specifically, the European Federation of National Organizations working with the Homeless offers a brief backgrounder.

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