Evidence review on homelessness, substance use and metal health

Funded by Health Research Board.

Collaboration with Liverpool John Moores University.

This evidence review comprised two parts: the first part will present a description of current services in Ireland in primary care, mental health, and drug treatment settings for homeless people who use drugs; the second part was a systematic review of reviews which synthesised the research literature providing a systematic evaluation of the evidence regarding interventions aiming to address the needs of this population. A report ( and paper ( have been published

Total award value £31,712.28

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Professor Tessa Parkes

Professor Tessa Parkes

Professor, Faculty of Social Sciences

Dr Hannah Carver

Dr Hannah Carver

Senior Lecturer, Sociology, Social Policy & Criminology

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