Preliminary investigation on the characteristics, assistance and services needs of socially vulnerable young adults.

01 January 2010 → 31 May 2010
Regional and community funding: various
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Education, culture and society
    • Applied sociology
    • Policy and administration
    • Social psychology
    • Social stratification
    • Social theory and sociological methods
    • Sociology of life course, family and health
    • Other sociology and anthropology
societal vulnerability youth welfare young adults
Project description

In this preliminary investigation, the characteristics of socially vulnerable young adults and their need for target specific care and services be investigated and the concept of social vulnerable adolescents is defined and operationalized. The research material was obtained from a literature review, focus groups with young adults and key figures and interviews with experts. Finally, based on the findings, a design for further research is formulated.