As a result of this activity, participants will increased knowledge in identifying risk factors of homelessness in youth and approaches to prevention of homelessness and intervention with young patients.
Identify risk factors and drivers of youth homelessness
Describe social services, support services, and medical services, as well as barriers to care
List model prevention interventions and support programs for youth at risk
Jess Netto, MSW Director, Project Silk Director of Youth Programs Community Human Services Pittsburgh, PA
Jeremy Carter Chief Housing Officer Community Human Services Pittsburgh, PA
A variety of the listed populations will be discussed at this event.
Adolescents (ages 13 to 17)
Young Adults (ages 18 to 24)
Homeless or unstably housed
A variety of the listed topics will be discussed at this event.