Chapin Hall Report Finds Homelessness Risk Assessment Tool Highly Accurate

Chapin Hall Report Finds Homelessness Risk Assessment Tool Highly Accurate

Youth Today - November 15, 2018

In a first-of-its-kind analysis of records for 11,000 homeless youths, a new report by Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago finds that a widely used questionnaire to assess young people's risk of long-term homelessness accurately predicts who is unlikely to escape homelessness without help.

Also: Better, Systematic Crisis Response Needed to Help Homeless Young People: https://www.chapinhall.org/research/system-response-youth-homelessness/

Also: Report: Toward a Systems Response to Ending Youth Homelessness: https://www.chapinhall.org/wp-content/uploads/Chapin-Hall-Youth-Collaboratory-Toward-A-System-Response-To-Youth-Homele....pdf

https://youthtoday.org/2018/11/chapin-hall-report-finds-homelessness-risk-assessment-tool-highly-accurate/