Learning Together to Prevent Homelessness for Youth and Young Adults with Child Welfare Involvement – An Update

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
3:00 PM

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Learning Together to Prevent Homelessness for Youth and Young Adults with Child Welfare Involvement – An Update

Learn about the work of six Children’s Bureau grantees who seek to prevent homelessness among youth and young adults with child welfare histories – the Youth At-Risk of Homelessness (YARH) grantees.

Join the Children’s Bureau, the Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation, and Mathematica Policy Research for a one-hour webinar on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 3 pm (eastern). During the webinar, Catherine Heath from the Children’s Bureau will provide an overview of the YARH multi-phase grant project. Cay Bradley and Andrew Burwick from Mathematica Policy Research will speak about the supports provided to YARH grantees and discuss three recent publications focused on: (1) an overview of the YARH multi-year grant program, (2) challenges grantees faced and how they were addressed through technical assistance, and (3) methods YARH grantees used to engage youth in the development of the comprehensive service models. This webinar will highlight how experiences and lessons from the YARH grant may be useful to federal, state, and local stakeholders working in child welfare, youth homelessness, youth development, and related fiel

Last Updated: 03/27/19