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Homeless Youth Risk and Resilience Survey

To identify risk and resiliency factors associated with health and well-being among young people experiencing homeless across multiple cities.

This multi-city study uses a standardized survey protocol to ask young people experiencing homelessness about a wide range of risk and resiliency factors as well as health outcomes. Topics include standardized measure of traditional health outcomes such as mental health, substance use, sexual health, pregnancy and violence as well as novel or innovative topics such as social media use, social network composition, gang violence and help seeking.