Mental Health of Homeless Youth National Survey Results

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On Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 10 organizations in 8 Canadian cities completed a snapshot survey  of the homeless young people they worked with that day. This snapshot  by the National Learning Community on Homeless Youth, is the first national survey of its kind with this focus. Homeless youth in Canada are coping with mental health […]

Homeless Youth and Mental Health Backgrounder

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version française English PDF An invisible crisis Youth homelessness has existed in Canada for decades, however, recent years have seen a significant increase in the number of young people with complex mental health issues who are also facing the isolation and struggle of homelessness. In communities across the country, the failure to address the specific […]