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Journal of Children & Poverty Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Journal of Children & Poverty - 9/2014

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the first publication of the Journal of Children and Poverty, published in association with the Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness by Routledge, we are pleased to present a free selection of 20 previously published articles. These articles from the past two decades typify JCP’s main areas of research interest, including child and family welfare, education, homelessness, and the socioeconomic causes and effects of poverty in the developed world. The articles in this collection will be free until the 31st December 2014.


Rapidly Rehousing Homeless Families

Rapid rehousing is now seen as the answer to solve family homelessness nationwide. The approach is based on the belief that once a family is housed, their problems are solved. In this video from our 2014 Beyond Housing conference, ICPH looks at how this one-size-fits-all policy has worked in New York City. Read our policy opinion brief on rapid rehousing here.

There are 1.3 million homeless children in the United States according to the latest report from the Department of Education.
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When It Comes to Homeless Students, Should the Sky Be the Limit?

In his recent piece on Huffington Post, ICPH president and CEO Ralph da Costa Nunez writes about the 18% increase in homeless students throughout the United States between the 2010-2011 and 2012-2013 school years.

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