YOUTH HOMELESSNESS AWARENESS MONTH

let’s end youth homelessness, TGTHR.

This November, speak up and take action for Youth Homelessness awareness month

share the message

Increase awareness around this growing issue by posting on social media or sending an email to your network.

educate

Learn more about youth homelessness and openly discuss it with your friends and family to bring awareness to the growing issue.

host a house party

Host a gathering to educate others about youth homelessness and introduce them to the mission of TGTHR.

INCREASE YOUR IMPACT

Schedule a financial gift for CO Gives Day when your dollars will go further and have a larger impact with an incentive fund.

Every November, people across the country band together to increase awareness and support for youth experiencing or at risk of experiencing homelessness. Learn more about this growing issue and join the movement to end youth homelessness.

Attend:
  • Book reading and signing with TGTHR: Tuesday 11/30, 6:30PM at the Boulder Book Store. Author Joshua Coombes will discuss his book Do Something for Nothing: Seeing beneath the surface of homelessness through the simple act of a haircut. Info & RSVP.

Watch:

Read:

Listen:

  • Colorado Sun Podcast: Governor Polis talks about his plan to address homelessness.
  • Young and Homeless podcast: In this podcast series, you will hear from politicians, government workers, service providers, researchers, academics and people with a lived experience of homelessness.

Read Youth Stories

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Meet Johnathan (He, Him, His)

Johnathan came to The Source Drop-in Center in 2018 and again in 2019 after experiencing some legal issues that left him unemployed and homeless. He was at risk to go to prison for up to 5-years and needed a place to stay and find healing

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Youth Stories
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Meet Viktor (He/Him/His)

Viktor (he/him/his) came to The Source in a difficult time in his life. He was driven from the beginning to achieve reliable housing and stable finances. Viktor was able to secure employment within two weeks of being at The Source and has since been approved

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Youth Stories
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Meet Ilya (they/them/theirs)

Ilya (they/them/theirs) first came to The Source in 2019 after leaving a motel in Denver where theywere living with their family. Ilya said they came to The Source because they wanted to find a stableplace to live and needed a little bit of help. When

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Stay connected and be part of the solution to end youth homelessness