Summary: Discusses the complexities of current policies and funding systems for youth and young adult services across the multiple agencies of child welfare, mental health, juvenile and criminal justice systems, secondary schools, and post-secondary technical training and education.
Hoffman, C., Heflinger, C.A., Athay, M., & Davis, M. (2009). Policy, funding, and sustainability: Issues and recommendations for promoting effective transition systems. In H.B. Clark and D. Unruh, (Eds.), Transition of Youth and Young Adults with Emotional or Behavioral Difficulties: An Evidence-Based Handbook. Baltimore: Paul H. Brookes, Co., pp. 263-
Cheri Hoffman, Craig Anne Heflinger, Michele Athay and Maryann Davis. "Policy, Funding, and Sustainability: Issues and Recommendations for Promoting Effective Transition Systems" (2009)
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