Synonyms of disadvantaged
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deprivedDeprived people or people from deprived areas do not have the things that people consider to be essential in life, for example acceptable living conditions or education.
• the problems associated with life in a deprived inner city area
poordisadvantagedneedyin needlackingbereftdestitutein wantdenudeddown at heelnecessitous (literary)
underprivilegedUnderprivileged people have less money and fewer possessions and opportunities than other people in their society.
• helping underprivileged children to learn to read
Thesaurus for disadvantaged from the Collins English Thesaurus