On creating a culture of care for the homeless : Housing.
This article describes the setting up of a medical drop in centre for the younger homeless in central London, and its subsequent evolution into a broader facility, offering in-patient care, social rehabilitation and support, leading to the establishment of communities of patients with varying degrees of autonomy.
Its particular philosophy has been influential in the fields of justice, medical education and public health, but the implications behind it are even broader and embrace a great deal of our present social and interpersonal attitudes.
Mots-clés Pascal : Sans domicile fixe, Identité sociale, Soin, Homme, Royaume Uni, Europe, Continuité soins
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Homeless, Social identity, Care, Human, United Kingdom, Europe
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0040381
Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 21/05/1997.