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Posted I Jun 17 2015

This interactive Guide can be used by community-based organizations to integrate financial capability services into existing programs. The interactive tools in the Guide walk organizations step-by-step through the process of developing an integration plan. The tools in the Guide can also be used on their own and adapted to meet the user’s needs. Read the Youth.gov feature article on the Guide for more information or learn more.

Posted I Jun 16 2015

On July 9, 2015, the first White House Tribal Youth Gathering will convene in Washington, DC, as part of President Obama’s Generation Indigenous initiative to improve the lives of Native youth nationwide.

Posted I Jun 16 2015

The Week of Making will feature makers from across the country who develop creative solutions to important problems and will include participation by multiple federal agencies.

Adult mentoring a youth

The National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention is working with communities to design city-wide strategies to reduce youth violence...

It is important that communities create a coordinated system of supports for children of...

Activities youth engage in outside of school hours are critical to their development...

Youth affected by bullying
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stopbullying.gov provides information from various government agencies on what...

More than half of teenagers report participating in youth volunteer work, form of civic...

Teen dating violence can be prevented through reducing risk factors, fostering protective...

Teen motor vehicle crashes can be prevented, and statistics indicate that annual teen fatal...

Nearly all young people hold at least one job between ages 18 and 25. There are many advantages...

It is necessary to begin gang prevention efforts at a young age...

Providing timely and direct interventions to homeless and runaway youth is important...

Youth under the age of 18 who are accused of committing a delinquent or criminal act are...

Efforts can be undertaken to promote positive mental health and prevent or minimize mental...

Youth benefit from close, caring relationships with adults who serve as positive role models...

Positive Experiences + Positive Relationships + Positive Environments = Positive Youth...

Currently there are a number of initiatives being implemented through the support of the federal...

Involving youth in disaster prevention, preparedness, recovery, and response efforts can help...

Performance Partnership Pilots will test innovative, outcome-focused strategies...

Promoting a positive school climate fosters...

Service-learning is beneficial for students, organizations, and communities...

Youth-serving systems should intervene early to prevent or treat substance abuse...

A great deal is known about suicide prevention and caring for youth after an attempt or death...

Members of the youth-serving community are in a unique position to recognize children who may be...

The IWGYP supports numerous efforts to build the skills and resources of youth aged 16-24...