2.5 Research on Homeless Youth


Conference Presentation | July 22, 2013

Files: Research on Homeless Youth: An Overview by Adrienne Fernandes-Alcantara (PDF | 519 KB | 9 slides) A Triage Tool for Homeless Youth: Proposed Items and Method by Eric Rice (PDF | 1.85 MB | 24 slides) Family Matters: Youth Homelessness and Family Reconnection by Stephen Gaetz (PDF | 1.5 MB | 34 slides)

As ending youth homelessness becomes a higher priority nationwide, research becomes more important than ever to ensure the development of effective practice and policy. This workshop will feature leading researchers on youth homelessness. Presenters will focus on the effectiveness of family intervention and other housing models as well as how to target particular housing models.

  • Adrienne Fernandes-Alcantara, Congressional Research Service, Washington, DC (Speaker/Moderator)
  • Stephen Gaetz, York University, Tortonto, ON
  • Eric Rice, School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA