Armall Overcrowding

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The children in Armall shared a bed or a bedroom with their elderly brothers or sisters other children slept in sitting rooms or dining rooms, creating an inability to care adequately for sick household members (Baker, et al 2000; Altman, 1975).
WHO (2008, p. 425) refers “overcrowding as a situation in which more people were living within a single dwelling than there was space for, this type of living creates no privacy, hygienic ways impossible, rest and sleep difficult.’’ The people in Armall do not enjoy their sleep they were always disturbed because of their living conditions, cramped living conditions harm family relationships, negatively overcrowded affected children’s education and that overcrowding affected the ability of children
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