What works in addressing youth homelessness, from policy to practice? VoYC has reviewed over 2,400 articles to help answer that question.
More than 2,000 people committed to end homelessness gathered in Washington, D.C. this week at the 2017 National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) conference. Activists attended more than 80 workshops over the three day event—NAEH’s largest conference ever—and heard from keynote speakers Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) and HUD Secretary Ben Carson among others.
Voices of Youth Count convened allies from over 20 organizations at a presentation and discussion held in Washington, D.C. this past month. Attendees got a preview of the types of findings and recommendations that the Voices of Youth Count will bring to the field this Fall and beyond.
How we talk about homelessness has a direct effect on support for our work. By learning how to effectively frame a message, we can ensure that findings from research have a real impact. That was the message at a communication workshop at the National Alliance to End Homelessness conference this past month.
Registration is now open for the second annual #RealCollege Convening on food and housing insecurity among students, which will take place the weekend of October 23rd at Temple University in Philadelphia. The convening, organized by the Wisconsin HOPE Lab, will bring together leaders in the fields of education, policy, and research to inspire action to end student hunger…Read More
The July 2017 Voices of Youth Count Newsletter is now available. Read it here.
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The April 2017 Voices of Youth Count Newsletter is now available. Read it here.
The February 2017 newsletter is now available. Please click here to view it.