Youth Count Count

2018 Youth Homeless Count

The first-ever Youth Homeless Count in Metro Vancouver took place throughout the region from April 4 to 12, 2018. Anonymous surveys were conducted over a nine-day period at youth centres, high schools, shelters and other youth-serving organizations to better understand the homeless youth population.

2018 Youth Homeless Count Report - Metro Vancouver Region

The Youth Homeless Count represents a comprehensive snapshot of youth who are homeless in the Metro Vancouver region and has three main goals:

  • To collect accurate data on the number of youth who are homeless in the region to assist government agencies and organizations in responding with appropriate policies and services.
  • To understand the causes and conditions that lead to youth homelessness in the region.
  • To raise awareness of the incidence and issues of youth homelessness and demonstrate the need for enhanced government support and solutions.


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