Presented on housing and housing-related hardships as they relate to young children’s well-being at the Beyond Housing conference hosted by the Institute for Children, Poverty & Homelessness in New York, NY.
Beyond Housing: Examining Negative Effects of Household Hardships on Well-Being of Children and Youth
Beyond Housing: Examining Negative Effects of Household
Hardships on Well-being of Children and Youth
Research on the impact of housing on children and youth, with a focus on
the connection between their well-being and household hardships, unstable
housing, family homelessness, low-wage work, and hunger, will be presented
during this session. Using empirical evidence to create long-term solutions
that stabilize families’ housing will be a particular focus.
Moderator: Megan Sandel, MD, MPH
Principal Investigator, Children’s HealthWatch
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine
Stephanie Ettinger de Cuba
Research and Policy Director, Children’s HealthWatch
Research Associate and Doctoral Candidate, Center for Social Policy and the McCormack Graduate School, University of Massachusetts–Boston