Youth experiencing homelessness, may benefit from interventions that combine work skill development with education and supportive services.
Households with a veteran with a disability that prevents them from working are twice as likely to lack access to adequate food than households without a disabled member.
Low-income and ALICE families were disproportionately impacted by Sandy, Incurring more than half of all residential damage, but receiving less than 30 percent of the recovery assistance.”
An Urban Institute study shows that the share of children living in families with 3 economic insecurity indicators increased from 28% in 2007 to 34% in 2010.
If UI had not become less effective at reducing poverty among unemployed workers between 2010 and 2012, the poverty rate would have fallen over that period to 14.7%.