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Author(s): Stephen Gaetz, Bill O'Grady, Brian Vaillancourt
Organization: The Shout Clinic
Publication Date: 1999
In our report, Making Money The Shout Clinic Report on Homeless Youth and Employment, we are bringing into focus the issues of homeless youth. In 1999, we conducted an "action research" project in which we surveyed 360 homeless youth in Toronto (in addition, 20 taped interviews). Our goal was to determine the needs and capacities of street youth with regards to employment. That is, to understand their current patterns of making money, to assess t...