Not having a home means…
- Being forced to sleep on the street or in a shelter.
- Living in a shack or in overcrowded flats.
- Living in temporary institutions, like prisons or hospitals.
- Suffering gender violence and being obliged to live in a women`s shelter.
As a partner of the European social organisations working for homeless people, we recognise a classification called ETHOS, which establishes the above referred examples and others. Arrels focuses its work specifically on the homeless people who sleep on the street.