Tagged: Homelessness

NEWS: Studying Links Between Alcohol Policy and Homelessness

Glasgow Caledonian University will lead  la studyooking at the impact of alcohol minimum pricing on the homeless. Last May Scotland became the first country to introduce minimum unit pricing (MUP) on alcohol. Since then the country’s alcohol consumption has hit a 10 year low indicating improvement in public health…

REPORT: How Homeless And Alcohol Dependent People Cope When Alcohol Is Unaffordable

What are the potential negative unintended consequences for vulnerable people and communities of alcohol being unaffordable?
People experiencing alcohol dependence and housing instability more often reduced their alcohol consumption than used harmful coping when alcohol was unaffordable…