Young homeless driven to crime and prostitution

Lauren Higgs
Monday, May 28, 2012

Young homeless people are going to "desperate measures" to avoid sleeping rough, including committing crimes or resorting to sex work just to get a roof over their head, a report by the charity Crisis has found.

More than half of young homeless people were excluded from school growing up. Image: Alex Deverill
More than half of young homeless people were excluded from school growing up. Image: Alex Deverill

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