The Philadelphia Strong Families Coalition (PSFC), chaired by Stoneleigh Fellow, Dr. Rufus S. Lynch, completed a landmark project, focusing attention on the well-being of Philadelphia’s children and the crucial role of fathers in the family-child well-being paradigm.
The People's Emergency Center released in April 2014 "Fostering Resiliency in African-American School-Age Boys Experiencing Homelessness", written by Stoneleigh Emerging Leader Fellow Leigh Wilson. The report compiles various research to better understand race, gender and housing issues as it relates to African American boys and the services available in the community. Read the executive summary and the
Former Emerging Leader Fellow Steve Lainez, with key local community stakeholders in Eastern North Philadelphia developed the Eastern North Philadelphia Resource Guide for parents, students, school personnel and nonprofits.
Co-authored by Stoneleigh Fellow Nicole Pittman, this publication is a substantive survey of the current state of the Adam Walsh Act: Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA) across the United States. Read the entire document here.
An 111-page report published by the Human Rights Watch resulting from the investigation conducted by Stoneleigh Fellow Nicole Pittman as a Soros Senior Justice Advocacy Fellow from September 2011 to March 2013. The report "details the harm public registration cause for youth sex offenders." Read the full report here.
The number of children and youth in Pennsylvania and in the United States who experienced homelessness has increased over the past three years according to the National Center for Homeless Education’s annual report Data Collection Summary for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth Program released in October 2013.
Former Emerging Leader Fellow, Justine Fowler, completed the second recidivism study for the PA Juvenile Court Judges Commission. Read the higlights of the report and the full report here. The report expands on