Resources: Ending Youth Homelessness

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Housing and Urban Development; United States Interagency Council on Homelessness

These resources provide information and tools on topics related to ending youth homelessness:

1. Coordinated Entry for Youth Brief — Provides an overview of the four core elements of coordinated entry for youth: access, assessment, prioritization, and referral.

2. Engaging Youth in Decision Making — Provides guidance on how to engage youth in project development and governance.

3. Using a Housing First Philosophy When Serving Youth — Provides an overview of housing first philosophy and how it applies to youth-serving projects.

4. Rapid Re-Housing for Youth — Provides a suite of tools and products on rapid re-housing for youth, including a Jump Start Tool, set of frequently asked questions, and a checklist.