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Federal Research and Resources to Support Transition-Age Youth (RHYCONF2020)

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About this training

Summary
The purpose of the presentation is to provide information on federal research, supports, and programs all designed with the goal of supporting communities to end youth homelessness. The presentation highlights the ways communities work together to serve transition-age youth. Time will be reserved at the end for a short conversation by the presenters highlighting some promising practices in communities across the programs. 

Objectives
Participants will: 

  • Learn about research from the Youth At-Risk of Homelessness (YARH) grant program on the design and implementation of interventions to prevent homelessness among youth and young adults with child welfare involvement. 
  • Learn about the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development voucher and grant programs focused on youth.   

Presenters

  • Andrew Burwick, Senior Researcher, Mathematica
  • Ryan Jones, Deputy Director, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Public and Indian Housing  
  • Caroline Crouse, Senior SNAPS Specialist, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Special Needs Assistance Programs
  • Stormy Lukasavage, Young Adult Consultant, Capacity Building Center for States 

This training includes:

  • Presentation slides
  • Evaluation