A Way Home America (AWHA) is a national initiative to build the movement to prevent and end homelessness among young people.

We are homeless youth providers, advocates, researchers, government agencies, philanthropists and young people uniting behind a common goal:

In 2020, prevent and end homelessness among all youth and young adults. Ensure that homelessness among youth and young adults is rare, and if it occurs, experiences of homelessness are brief and one-time.

We are not an organization -- we are an initiative with the sole purpose of ending youth homelessness.

Latest News

Four More Rural Communities Launch 100-Day Challenges
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Four More Rural Communities Launch 100-Day Challenge on Youth Homelessness Franklin County (Maine), Gulf Coast (Mississippi), Marion County (Oregon) and Mendocino County (California) are setting ambitious goals to end homelessness among young people in their... Read More

First AWHA Community Dashboards Post
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In late June, AWHA announced a new nation-wide youth homelessness Community Dashboard effort.     Today, AWHA and the front-runner communities of Cleveland, OH; Connecticut; El Paso County, CO; Ohio Balance of State (BOS) and... Read More