Runaway and Homeless Youth

Resources: Briefs on Prolonged Youth Homelessness

These briefs discuss characteristics and experiences of young people who are homeless for prolonged periods of time, including the intersection with serious mental illness, and provide information on promising interventions for this population.

Report: Pretesting a Human Trafficking Screening Tool in the Child Welfare and Runaway and Homeless Youth Systems

This report summarizes a study to develop and pretest a Human Trafficking Screening Tool with 600 youth involved in the runaway and homeless youth or child welfare systems.

Share with Youth: 1-800-RUNAWAY Public Service Announcement (PSA)

This PSA features the voice and story of a young person who experienced homelessness and found help using the National Runaway Safeline.

Resource: NCFY

This website provides articles highlighting resources on research, program strategies, federal news, and funding opportunities.