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Ending Youth Homelessness

There has been an unprecedented increase in collaboration both among federal agencies and between the government and locally driven efforts to ensure that youth homelessness is prevented whenever possible, and that unaccompanied youth who do experience homelessness are on a quick path to safe, stable, and permanent housing.

What's Driving Progress

To expand our understanding of the most effective interventions, we are partnering with communities on the

Communities are also strengthening annual Point-in-Time (PIT) counts and other data collection efforts, and partnering with non-profit providers, schools, and researchers to improve our data and enhance our information about the scale and scope of unaccompanied youth homelessness.

What You Can Do