What is living on the streets like?
Living on the streets is very hard and you will be cold, hungry and in danger from other people. Being on the streets when you are young is dangerous. Some of the problems you may face could be:
- nowhere safe to sleep or rest
- no food or clean water
- being at risk from dangerous or abusive people
- not being able to wash yourself or your clothes
- getting sick
- no money
- being attacked or having your belongings stolen from you
- feeling lonely.