America After 3PM Special Report: Afterschool in Communities of Concentrated Poverty

Afterschool programs have come to be recognized as critical partners in helping to ensure that all children are afforded the opportunities that will...

Ending Youth Homelessness Guidebook Series: Promising Program Models

Ending Youth Homelessness: Overview of this Guidebook Series. This series of three guidebooks is designed for Continuum of Care (CoC) leadership and stakeholders...

To Understand Early Childhood Homelessness, We Need to Look Across Data Systems

This blog post describes how homelessness in early childhood can negatively affect children’s health and well-being.

Federal Data Summary: School Years 2014-15 to 016-17: Education for Homeless Children and Youth

This report marks the thirteenth school year for which the U.S. Department of Education (ED) has collected annual performance data from all states...

Experiences of Violence, Perceptions of Neighborhood, and Psychosocial Adjustment among West African Refugee Youth

This study examined experiences of school and community violence exposure, perceptions of neighborhood, and socio-emotional health among refugee and nonrefugee youth in The...

The Home Environments of Adolescents Whose Parents Legally Immigrated to the United States: Findings from the New Immigrant Survey

Adolescent well-being depends on the quality of their experiences at home. Data from the New Immigrant Survey were used to describe the home...

Youth Aspirations in Kakuma Refugee Camp: Education as a Means for Social, Spatial, and Economic (Im)mobility

This study documents the aspirations and apprehensions of youth as they complete secondary schooling in Kakuma Refugee Camp. Navigating contradictory discourses about the...

The Warm Embrace of a Newcomer School for Immigrant and Refugee Youth

This article examines the approaches of one public high school for newcomer youth, Oakland International High School in California, that provides holistic wrap-around...

A Bridge Between Two Worlds: Leadership Among Resettled Sudanese Youth in an American city

This case study focuses on the Sudanese youth diaspora in the United States – specifically Portland, Maine – in an attempt to understand...

Missed Opportunities: Youth Homelessness in America.

National Estimates highlights results from a national survey on unaccompanied youth homelessness in America. The study captures youth homelessness broadly, including sleeping on...

Factors Associated with Drop-in Center Utilization Among Unaccompanied Youth Experiencing Homelessness.

Drop-in centers for homeless youth take a low barrier approach to addressing both their basic needs (e.g., food, hygiene, clothing) and higher level...

A Review of Services and Interventions for Runaway and Homeless Youth: Moving forward.

Research focused on the impact of community-based services and treatment interventions designed to intervene in the lives of runaway and homeless youth has...