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Posted I Nov 25 2019

This three-part guide series covers a family’s unique journey through the stages of a loved one’s involvement in the justice system.

Posted I Nov 25 2019

This national campaign promotes adoption from foster care and raises awareness of the more than 123,000 children and teens who are waiting to be adopted. This year’s campaign includes videos, radio, digital, and print ads that highlight stories from families who have adopted from foster care and showcase the many moments that make adopting a teen rewarding.

Posted I Nov 20 2019

This opportunity from the Center for States invites young leaders ages 18-26 to apply to serve as Young Adult Consultants, tasked with providing training and technical assistance to child welfare professionals. 

 

Read the Youth Topic on Reconnecting Youth

Performance Partnership Pilots will test innovative, outcome-focused strategies to achieve significant improvements for disconnected youth in educational, employment, and other key outcomes...

Adolescent Health: Think, Act, Grow® (TAG) is a national call to action to...

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

More than 2.1 million American Indians and Alaska Natives are under the age of 24. This is...

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

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

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...

Disabilities can be an important part of a young person’s identity and can contribute to their...

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...

Click here for the Expectant and Parenting Young Families Youth Topic
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The needs and wellbeing of expectant and parenting young people are an ongoing priority for...

Research shows that when families are meaningfully and continuously engaged in their children’s...

Financial capability and literacy is “the capacity, based on knowledge, skills, and access, to...