Evaluating an Intervention to Prevent Homelessness and Other Poor Outcomes among Youth Aging Out of Orphanages in Poland


A number of recent studies (in the US, Poland and other nations) have documented that youth often experience homelessness soon after “aging out” of foster care. The present study evaluated an innovative new program that... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Malgorzata Szarzynska (Opole University)
  2. Malgorzata Gocman (Opole University)
  3. Paul Toro (Wayne State University)

Topic Areas

Transition to adulthood from care , Program evaluation and quality in child welfare


OS-30 » Transitions to Adulthood from Care (11:00 - Friday, 16th September, Sala de Cámara)