This brief document provides a listing and description of nonprofit organizations that provide tools and resources for youth who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
This document highlights nonprofit organizations that provide tools, resources, information on evidence-based practices, and research, for agencies and organizations serving youth who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. The nonprofit organizations described include: Runaway and Homeless Youth Training and Technical Assistance Center; National Coalition of the Homeless; National Alliance to End Homelessness; National Homelessness Law Center; National Center for Homeless Education; True Colors United; National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth; and Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago, Voices of Youth Count. Each listing includes a one-paragraph description of the organization and its activities, and lists some tools and resources provided by that organization. Resources include links to the following: searchable databases; webinar series; data indexes; online toolkits and trainings; and other resources, as well as relevant website links.
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