Homeless Unaccompanied Youth

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 Unaccompanied homeless youth are youth experiencing homelessness while not in the physical custody of a parent or guardian. It is estimated that 1.6 to 1.7 million youth experience homelessness on their own each year.  These youth live in a variety of temporary situations, including cars, parks, the homes of other people, shelters, and motels.

Learn more below about educational and other supports available to unaccompanied homeless youth.

 

 

Rights of Youth (English Version)

Rights of Youth (Spanish Version)