Format: Adobe PDF
Product Type: PD&R; Research, Reports to Congress, Research Materials
Author/Organization: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
This bibliography is intended for researchers, nonprofit program directors, and service providers seeking information on discharge planning. The resources listed discuss strategies for helping people make successful transitions to the community as they are released from foster care, jails, and prisons, as well as and health care, mental health, and substance abuse treatment facilities. It is divided into three categories: 1) criminal justice; 2) youth; and 3) health, behavioral health and other related issues. It also includes information on obtaining each of the documents.
Keywords: Discharge planning, homelessness prevention, chronic homelessness, foster youth, prison, substance abuse