4.8 Reaching and Engaging Homeless Youth through Social Media

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Conference Presentation | February 24, 2014

Files: USING TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE LONGITUDINAL DATA COLLECTION WITH HOMELESS YOUTH by Kimberly Bender, et al. (PDF | 467 KB | 22 slides)

4.8 Reaching and Engaging Homeless Youth through Social Media

Research shows many homeless youth are active users of social media. In this workshop presenters will address the advantages of using social networks like Facebook, Twitter, and others to connect and maintain communication with youth who might not otherwise engage the homeless assistance system.