Feb 01

Who are Washington's Homeless Children and Youth? (2015)

Advocates took notice that legislators, media, and the public often used the terms “homeless students” and “homeless youth and young adults” interchangeably when they in fact represent two distinct though occasionally overlapping populations.

This venn diagram has been a powerful tool in explaining how these populations differ as well as areas in which they share similarities. The document also describes two legislative proposals and which populations they would respectively serve.