Lasting Effects of Homelessness – Trauma, Mental Health & Beyond

Lasting Effects of Homelessness – Trauma, Mental Health & Beyond focuses on the lived experiences of homelessness, the trauma it encompasses, its experiences, and the accompanying challenges it creates in later life. Matt Vapor shares his experiences of homelessness and how they still affect his life long after he’s gotten off the streets.

Matt explains his early life and how he ended up sleeping rough. Outlining what he experienced, both mentally and physically, while homeless. How he got off the streets and the impacts it’s had on his life since.

Matt also shares his experiences with the lasting effects of homelessness in detail in the Black Mask Book.


  • Challenge beliefs about homelessness and their related mental health issues.

  • Learn about issues surrounding homelessness, its diversity and its connected mental, social, emotional, economic and physical consequences

  • Provide an understanding that the lasting effects of homelessness don’t end with housing.

Lasting Effects of Homelessness contains the following topics:

  • Domestic Abuse

  • Domestic Violence

  • Homelessness

  • Violence

  • Addiction

  • Suicide

  • Mental Health


  • General Public

  • Local Councils

  • Government Departments

  • Schools

  • NFP Organisations

  • Health Providers

  • Other Organisations

Matt Vapor
Matt VaporOwner & Founder
This talk and workshop is written and delivered by Matt Vapor.

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