A Look into Generational Pipelines of Foster Care and Homelessness
Homelessness and foster care had been a recurring issue deeply embedded into my family's history, writes Katie Buxton.
A Former Life
Youth Voices Rising Writing Contest essay finalist Shannon Mickle writes about the connection between foster care, juvenile justice, and homelessness.
If a Tree Falls Down…
Youth Voices Rising Writing Contest essay finalist Beza Woche writes about laws that target folks who experience homelessness.
Access to Technology and Lack Thereof: Disenfranchisement in a Digital Age
Many houseless and court system-involved youth lack the much-needed resources that a phone or laptop can provide, writes Olivia Valdovinos.
CDC Funds Research on Gun Violence Among Young Adults Experiencing Homelessness
The CDC is funding research on gun violence among adults experiencing homelessness with a $1.6 million grant.
Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts
Congressional intern Anna Rose Thelemaque wants to open up housing access specifically for former foster youth and those aging out.
Lessen the Requirements for Permanent Supportive Housing
By creating these requirements, we are demanding our homeless populations to prove that they are worthy of housing, writes Alex Furtado.
The Costs of a Failing System
We use taxpayers dollars to fund a system that is morally bankrupt, where children and social workers suffer, writes Kenyon Lee Whitman.