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Support for Homeless Youth in the Context of COVID-19: A Brief Overview [April 1, 2020]   [open pdf - 601KB]

From the Document: "The federal government provides targeted support for homeless teens and young adults primarily through the Runaway and Homeless Youth (RHY) program, administered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). As part of the federal response to COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019], the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act, P.L. 116-136) includes provisions relevant to the RHY program. The CARES Act also includes provisions for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD's) Youth Homelessness Demonstration Grant and for Department of Education (ED) supports for homeless students in elementary and secondary education."

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CRS Insight, IN11302
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2020-04-01
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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