Research and Policy Analysis

This current and wide-ranging collection of research reports on youth homelessness address the prevalence of youth homelessness in the United States, populations that are disproportionately affected, rural homelessness and more.

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Chapin Hall’s Dr. Matthew Morton Connects Research to Policy at Congressional Hearing
Chapin Hall’s growing body of research on youth homelessness has direct implications for federal policy--connections that were clarified in congressional...
July 16, 2019
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Young People Experience Significant Disruption and Loss Both Before and During Their Homelessness
This brief elevates the voices of youth as a call to adults to rethink and redouble their efforts in ending youth homelessness.
2019
News
New York City Youth Homelessness Assessment Identifies Prevention and Response Improvements
Chapin Hall released New York City’s first rapid, mixed-methods assessment of the system of services and supports available to youth experiencing homelessness. 
May 9, 2019
Report
Assessment of New York City’s Homelessness System Reveals Opportunities and Challenges to Meet Youth’s Needs
In this report, Chapin Hall researchers detail New York City’s first rapid, mixed-methods assessment of the services and supports available to youth...
2019
Research Collection
Five-year Housing Demonstration Sites Face Diverse Challenges while Providing Some Benefits to Families
In 2012, the Children’s Bureau of the Administration on Children, Youth, and Families in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services provided an...
2019
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Supportive Housing Interventions in Connecticut Found to Decrease Foster Care Placements
This report examines the effectiveness of a "housing first" approach to support families in the child welfare system.
2019
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