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Background. Published by the national coalition for the homeless, july mental illness was the third largest cause of homelessness for single adults (mentioned by 48% of. For homeless families, mental illness was mentioned by 12% of cities as one of the top three causes of homelessness.
Tial aspects of daily life, such ence of mental illness in the homeless is likely to contribute. Mentally ill homeless population not getting help. It is a fundamental fact that single homeless people are much more likely to have mental health problems.
Mental illness affects a significant proportion of the homeless population.
Tial aspects of daily life, such ence of mental illness in the homeless is likely to contribute. How significant is the link between mental illness and homelessness? Homeless adults with mental illness who experienced abuse or neglect in childhood are more likely to be arrested for a crime or be the victim of crime. Living with mental illness can cause an increased risk of homelessness, and living without a home can increase the sharon said: