Youth homelessness still a growing problem in Australia

More than 100 thousand Australians are waking to another day of homelessness.

Mission Australia says many of them are young – aged just 15 to 19.

Its latest research found that one in six young people had experienced homelessness in the last year.

And while other researchers in the field may quibble over that figure they all agree it’s a significant and growing problem.

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