Best Practice in the development of host-homes and respite care for youth

Proj. #:4763
Description: A Way Home Peterborough would like to learn more about how host-home programs get established and how they are supported and managed, and other effective arrangements for supporting youth who need to leave their current place of living. The aim of this research would be to learn from best practice in the field of respite care and short-term, community-based accommodations for youth, prior to them becoming homeless or entering the shelter system, and as a shelter diversion approach.