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ISBN10: 0964178451 ISBN13: 9780964178458 LCC: HV4505


Cover title. Includes bibliographical references. Introduction -- The new poverty: a generation of homeless families -- Access to success: meeting the educational needs of homeless children and families -- Homelessness: the foster care connection -- Job readiness: crossing the threshold from homelessness to employment -- An American family myth: every child at risk -- A tale of two nations: the creation of American poverty nomads -- The age of confusion: why teens are getting pregnant, turning to welfare and ending up homeless -- Common sense: why jobs and training alone won't end welfare for homeless families -- For whom the bell tolls: the institutionalization of homeless families in America -- Day to day ... parent to child: the future of family violence among homeless children in America -- Homeless families today: our challenge tomorrow -- Appendix A: case studies -- Appendix B: the American family inn model.


  • LCC: HV4505

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: 67 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.


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