Filter by Agency
- 21st CCLC Professionals (1)
- Academic Improvement and Teacher Quality Programs (1)
- Administration for Children and Families (189)
- Administration for Community Living (3)
- Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (1)
- Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ) (1)
- AmeriCorps (31)
- Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (1)
- Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (1)
- Bureau of Indian Affairs (4)
- Bureau of Indian Education (1)
- Bureau of Justice Assistance (16)
- Bureau of Justice Statistics (3)
- Bureau of Land Management (1)
- (-) Census Bureau (6)
- Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (4)
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (260)
- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (15)
- Children’s Bureau (7)
- Child Welfare Information Gateway (1)
- Civil Rights Division (DOJ) (1)
- Community Oriented Policing Services (2)
- Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (27)
- Consumer Product Safety Commission (1)
- Division of Adolescent and School Health (DASH) (7)
- Drug Enforcement Administration (9)
- Employment and Training Administration (29)
- Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (2)
- Family and Youth Services Bureau (125)
- Federal Bureau of Investigation (4)
- Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) (2)
- Federal Emergency Management Agency (32)
- Federal Highway Administration (2)
- Federal Interagency Team on Volunteerism (1)
- Federal Student Aid (8)
- Federal Trade Commission (9)
- Food and Drug Administration (6)
- Food and Nutrition Service (9)
- Forest Service (1)
- General Accounting Office (2)
- General Services Administration (10)
- Grants.gov (1)
- Health Resources and Services Administration (15)
- Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) (2)
- Indian Health Service (1)
- Institute of Education Sciences (58)
- Institute of Museum and Library Services (2)
- Maternal & Child Health Bureau (HRSA) (1)
- Military Community and Family Policy (1)
- National 4-H Headquarters (1)
- National Agricultural Library (2)
- National Center for Education Statistics (66)
- National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (16)
- National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (5)
- National Clearinghouse on Families & Youth (NCFY) (23)
- National Collaborative on Workforce & Disability for Youth (7)
- National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (26)
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (6)
- National Institute of Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (2)
- (-) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (14)
- National Institute of Justice (26)
- National Institute of Mental Health (13)
- National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (1)
- National Institute on Drug Abuse (2)
- National Institutes of Health (50)
- National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (3)
- National Science Foundation (3)
- National Telecommunications and Information Administration (2)
- NDTAC (10)
- Occupational Safety and Health Administration (1)
- Off ice of Justice Programs (1)
- Office of Adolescent Health (18)
- Office of Civil Rights (11)
- Office of Community-Oriented Policing Services (3)
- Office of Community Planning and Development (1)
- Office of Disability Employment Policy (17)
- Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (1)
- Office of Educational Research and Improvement (1)
- Office of Educational Technology (1)
- Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (11)
- Office of Federal Student Aid (2)
- Office of Financial Education (1)
- Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control (4)
- Office of Innovation and Improvement (2)
- Office of Justice Programs (121)
- Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (176)
- Office of Military Community and Family Policy (1)
- Office of Minority Health (1)
- Office of National Drug Control Policy (5)
- Office of Planning, Evaluation, and Policy Development (1)
- (-) Office of Policy and Research (3)
- Office of Postsecondary Education (4)
- Office of Public Health and Science (4)
- Office of Safe and Healthy Students (16)
- Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (3)
- Office of Special Education Programs (20)
- Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (2)
- Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) (10)
- Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (1)
- Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs (2)
- Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs (1)
- Office of the Attorney General (1)
- (-) Office of the Surgeon General (2)
- Office of Tribal Justice (1)
- Office of Victims of Crime (17)
- Office of Violence Against Women (9)
- Office of Vocational and Adult Education (2)
- Office of Women’s Health (2)
- Policy and Program Studies Service (2)
- Public and Indian Housing Division (6)
- Rehabilitation Services Administration (1)
- Reserve Affairs (1)
- Rural Development (3)
- Small Business Administration (1)
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) (92)
Filter by Topic
- Afterschool (4)
- Child Welfare (1)
- Civic Engagement (1)
- Collaboration (1)
- Community Development (10)
- Disabilities (1)
- Education (5)
- Employment & Training (2)
- Health and Nutrition (5)
- Housing (1)
- Juvenile Justice (1)
- Mental Health (1)
- Parenting (1)
- Positive Youth Development (9)
- Program Development (4)
- Runaway and Homeless Youth (1)
- Service Learning (1)
- Substance Use/Misuse (1)
- Teen Pregnancy Prevention (1)
- Violence Prevention & Victimization (2)
This U.S. Census website is a source for population, housing, economic, and geographic data.
The Census Bureau site serves as the leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy. It contains thePopulation & Housing Census collected every 10 years, the Economic Census collected every 5 years, the Census of Governments collected every 5 years, the American Community Survey collected annually, a number of Demographic and Econmic surveys, and Economic Indicators that are released on a specific schedule.
Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance in the United States in 2013
Released by the Census Bureau, this report illustrates key indicators of poverty and family income. The report shows that the overall poverty rate fell 14.5% in 2013, and the poverty rate for people under age 18 fell 1.9% from 2012 to 2013, which is equivalent to 1.4 million young people lifted out of poverty.
School Enrollment: 2012
This newly released set of tables from the Census Bureau describes the characteristics of children and adults enrolled in school at all levels, by age, sex, race, Hispanic origin, nativity, and foreign-born parentage. A notable trend seen in the data is a drop in college enrollment (both undergraduate and graduate) by 467,000 students in fall 2012 from one year earlier.
Resource: Statistics in Schools
This website uses Census data to educate K-12 students about statistical concepts and data analysis. Developed by educators to correspond with relevant education standards, teachers can incorporate these free resources into geography, history, math, and sociology activities.
Share with Youth: Youth Speak Out: Shared Experiences Help Rural Youth Leaders Connect
This podcast, developed by the National Clearinghouse on Families and Youth, features rural youth leaders who were once homeless or in foster care offering advice on how to engage vulnerable rural youth.
4-H Afterschool is a special focused effort within the 4-H Youth Development Program that helps 4-H and other youth-serving organizations create and improve after-school programs in urban, suburban, and rural communities across the United States.
4-H Youth Development Program
The 4-H Youth Development Program is the only national organization that is federally mandated to conduct positive youth development programs. The program works to improve knowledge and skills of young people (their Heads, Hearts, Hands, and Health) and the quality of life in the communities in which they live.
Children, Youth, and Families at Risk
This site provides information on the state and community Children, Youth, and Families at Risk programs funded by the National Insitute of Food and Agriculture.
Children, Youth, and Families Education and Research Network
CYFERnet is a national network of Land Grant university faculty and county Extension educators working to support community-based educational programs for children, youth, parents and families. It provides program, evaluation and technology assistance for children, youth and family community-based programs and is funded as a joint project of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's NIFA and the Cooperative Extension System
Cooperative Extension System
The CES, administered by over 130 land grant universities and anchored in all 3,150 counties across the country, is a network of academically trained university faculty and staff who provide a broad array of staff training, curriculum, community collaboration building, evaluation, resource development, and other expertise and resources to out-of-school time programs.
Enhancing Program Performance with Logic Models
This course, from the University of Wisconsin Extension, provides a holistic approach to planning and evaluating education and outreach programs. It helps program practitioners use and apply logic models - a framework and way of thinking to help us improve our work and be accountable for results. You will learn what a logic model is and how to use one for planning, implementation, evaluation or communicating about your program.
Families, Youth, and Communities
This site provides resources on families, youth, and communities from Cooperative Extension experts around the country.
National 4-H Headquarters
National 4-H Headquarters, United States Department of Agriculture. 4-H is the largest youth organization in the United States for children and youth ages 5 to 19. Visit the Cooperative Extension Office near you to find a 4-H program in your community
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) advances knowledge for agriculture, the environment, human health and well-being, and communities by supporting research, education, and extension programs in the Land-Grant University System and other partner organizations. NIFA replaced the former Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CSREES), which had been in existence since 1994.
National Network for Child Care
NNCC unites the expertise of many of the nation's leading universities through the outreach system of Cooperative Extension. Our goal is to share knowledge about children and child care from the vast resources of the land grant universities with parents, professionals, practitioners, and the general public.
Program Evaluation Tip Sheets
These tip sheets, developed by Penn State Extension, are teaching tools that apply scientific and communication principles to an extension evaluation problem in the field.
The Revolution of Responsibility
4-H is encouraging young people to give a voice to the dedication and commitment they’ve shown in addressing challenges in their communities and creating lasting, positive change. Read the stories of 4-H youth who joined the Revolution of Responsibility by using creative ideas to address issues in their community.
USDA Announces Grants for Childhood Obesity Prevention Programs
USDA’s NIFA has announced the award of $9 million in grants, through the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI), to develop childhood obesity intervention programs through colleges and universities in 12 states and Puerto Rico. NIFA anticipates making $42 million available over the next five years for the AFRI Childhood Obesity Prevention Challenge Area.
Resource: Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness
This clearinghouse helps providers identify, select, and implement evidence-based programs and practices to address wide-ranging family and mental health issues. The searchable database includes effective and promising intervention programs as well as resources and strategies to ensure the welfare of military families.
Enhancing Cultural Competence in Social Service Agencies: A Promising Approach to Serving Diverse Children and Families
This brief from HHS's Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation summarizes the state of the field on cultural competence in social services and provides service providers and administrators with concrete strategies for ongoing self-reflection and development. The brief also includes links and references for additional relevant resources, tools, and information.
Interim Report for the Department of Labor Youth Offender Demonstration Project: Process Evaluation
The U.S. Departments of Labor and Justice funded 14 local demonstration projects designed to assist youth at risk of criminal involvement, youth offenders, and gang members ages 14 through 24 into long-term employment . This process evaluation provides an interim assessment of the implementation process undertaken by each project and determines the extent to which each was effective in building upon existing programs and systems to serve targeted youth.
The Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP): Launching a Nationwide Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Effort
Authorized by Congress through the Affordable Care Act, PREP was designed to reduce teen pregnancies and their negative consequences. State PREP grantees had discretion to design their programs, but were expected to be evidence-based, provide education on both abstinence and contraceptive use, and educate youth on at least three of six adulthood preparation topics. States are also encouraged to target their programming to high-risk populations. This report illustrates states’ program decisions, using data gathered through telephone interviews with state grantee officials. Learn more (PDF, 92 pages).
Report: E-cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General
This report is the first to be issued by a federal agency that comprehensively reviews the public health issue of electronic cigarettes and their impact on young people. Using evidence gathered from studies that included young adolescents, adolescents, and young adults, this report confirms there is no acceptable level of nicotine when it comes to these populations and the aerosol from e-cigarettes is not harmless. The report website also offers tools for parents and a public service announcement.
Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Spotlight on Opioids
This report provides the latest data on the prevalence of substance use, opioid misuse, opioid use disorders, opioid overdoses, and related harms. It also addresses prevention, treatment, and management of opioid use disorders and the progress to address the opioid epidemic.