Did You Know?
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Black youth have an 83% higher risk of becoming homeless, and Hispanic youth have a 33% higher risk.
LGBTQ youth are 120% more likely to become homeless
Unmarried parenting youth have a 200% higher chance of becoming homeless, perpetuating the cycle
1,400 students in MA are homeless and unaccompanied – doubled from a decade ago
40-50% of foster youth become homeless within 18 months of aging out of foster care
Source 1 : https://nsoro.foundation/ Source 2: https://www.fosterfocusmag.com/articles/foster-care-and-homelessness