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NURS 4510 Caring for Families and Communities: Demographics

Community Information

Seniors

Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC): Aging Resources
Regional planning and intergovernmental coordination agency for 10 county area with Area Agency on Aging demographic information. 

Georgia Council on Aging
Advocate with and on behalf of aging Georgians.

Homelessness

US

Annual Homeless Assessment Report
Point-in-Time snapshot of homelessness (sheltered and unsheltered) provided by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.  

PIT Estimates of Homelessness: Key Findings
HUD (US Department of Housing and Urban Development) Exchange report outlining the findings of the 2013 Point-In-Time (PIT) and Housing Inventory (HIC) counts.  This report provides national, state, and CoC-level PIT and HIC estimates of homelessness, as well as estimates of chronically homeless persons, homeless veterans, and homeless children and youth. Older PIT reports are also available.

Georgia

Homelessness in Georgia
Atlanta Center for Self Sufficiency, Inc. works to empower homeless individuals to thrive and have economic self-sufficiency.

State Wide Homeless Report
Georgia's Department of Community Affairs program to develop and update baseline homeless information for each of Georgia's 159 counties or consolidated governments.

Adolescents

Data on Child and Adolescent Health

From the Data Resource Center, a project for the Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative (CAHMI).

FastStats: Adolescent Health