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No child should ever be without a home

| December 30, 2015 |

Record Herald By Congressman Steve Stivers 12/30/2015 Recently, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released its Annual Homeless Assessment Report to

Child and Youth Homelessness: A Problem of Epic Proportions

| December 9, 2015 |

The dynamic of homelessness has changed in this country. According to the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness, 30 years ago the face of homelessness comprised mostly of single adults. However, due to the recent economic downtown, there has been an unprecedented increase in the number of homeless children and youth.

This fact sheet examines how many children are affected by homelessness, causes of child and youth homelessness, its effects, and policy recommendations.