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There are usually two seaprate groups here. One is teenage runaways and the like. Whu usually do get picked up pretty quickly and provided with a hostel space etc. And the core – who have those multiple problems. For euither group it’s not actually housing that is the problem. For the second it’s keeping housing once got that is.
This is hugely more a problem of having closed the asylums for care in hte community than it is anything else.
Sure, making housing cheaper would be great for all sorts of reasons – but it’ll not solve this problem.