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The following Summaries and Links to Published Research are made available as a public service to advance regional understanding about youth homelessness. Our Children LA did not author of any of the listed articles and makes no warranties or representations regarding their content. Any questions about the content of the articles should be addressed to the authors.

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Transition Age Youth and the Child Protection System: Demographic and Case Characteristics: California (2015)

Transition Age Youth and the Child Protection System: Demographic and Case Characteristics: California https://chronicleofsocialchange.org/research/transition-age-youth-and-the-child-protection-system-demographic-and-case-characteristics/9868 Stephanie Cuccaro-Alamin, Ivy Hammond, Jacquelyn McCroskey, Daniel Webster, and Emily Putnam-Hornstein, Children’s Data Network Search Terms: TAY, racial disparities, gender disparities, foster care, California, housing, AB12, policy Summary: Also known as the Children’s Data Network Report on Transition Age Youth. Adverse […]

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Los Angeles County Services for Transition Age Youth: Programs, Data and Recommendations (2007)

Los Angeles County TAY Working Group Search Terms: transition age youth, policy, social services, Los Angeles, casa, insurance, demographics Summary: This report provides an overview of the conditions of youth ages 11-25 in Los Angeles County, along with specific information on programs and services provided by County government. It is apparent in most parts of […]

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