Implementing Change: Addressing the Intersections of Juvenile Justice and Youth Homelessness for Young Adults

Coalition for Juvenile JusticeThis report from the Coalition for Juvenile Justice focuses on homelessness among youth ages 18 to 24 within the juvenile and criminal justice systems. It provides a resource that helps policymakers, practitioners, and other stakeholders understand and address the intersections between juvenile justice and youth homelessness. It discusses how young adults require specific, targeted services and interventions from the juvenile justice and homelessness service providers with whom they interact if they are to achieve successful outcomes and avoid long-term harms.