Homeless mapping project aims to end postcode lottery for service provision

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A report produced by the Smile4Life programme, developed by a team of researchers from the University’s Dental Health Services Research Unit (DHSRU), suggests that support services in the city are unequally focused upon crisis periods rather than prevention or early-intervention initiatives and follow-up services.  The three-year Reflexive Mapping Exercise, which involved the identification of 135 frontline services available to those who find themselves homeless in Dundee, also found that a geographical disparity of the services in the city.

Period30 May 2019

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TitleThe Launch of the Smile4life Reflexive Mapping Exercise of services and organisations working with people experiencing homelessness or at risk of becoming homeless across Dundee
LocationDalhousie Building, Room 2F15, Dundee, United Kingdom
Period29 May 2019 → 29 May 2019