The thesis „On the streets of Quebec. An analysis of the living condition of young people in homelessness“ deals with the scope of homelessness outside of Austria. For this discussion, the canadian province of Quebec has been chosen. The literature analysed has been mostly French Canadian, english literature dealing with Quebec has also been used. Concretely, it is about young homeless people in Quebec. Their day-to-day life changes drastically as they live on the street and is influenced by different factors. Furthermore, the thesis tries to grasp and understand these factors and subsequently, the life of the subjects on the street.