Understanding the Life Long Effects of Homelessness
Understanding the life long effects of homelessness comes down to asking a single question, “when does homelessness end”? It seems like a logical and easy question to ask, however the reality is the effects of homelessness last a lifetime.
This educational webinar explores the lived experience of homelessness and how it still impacts Matt’s life long after he stopped sleeping rough. Chronicling how he became homeless, what he experienced, how it affected him and how it continues to impact on his life, Matt will change your perceptions on homelessness.
TRIGGER WARNING: This talk discusses types of specific violence and abuse, mental health issues, homelessness and suicide.
Trigger warnings, visual ques and muting will be available for participants.
If you feel you’re at risk please reach out to the following resources
Life Line – 13 11 14
Beyond Blue – 1300 224 636
Women’s Domestic Violence Helpline – 1800 007 339
1800RESPECT – 1800 737 732
Mensline – 1300 789 978
Sexual Assault Resource Centre – 1800 199 888