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Photograph of Nikkya Martin.

Community Mapping Connects Youth to Their Neighborhoods
The nonprofit organization buildOn uses "community mapping" to familiarize young people with their neighbors and inspire them to help.

Photograph of Jama Shelton.

NCFY Voices: How To Keep LGBTQ Youth From Becoming Homeless
Jama Shelton, director of the Forty to None Project, talks about her organization's work to reduce the number of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender runaway youth.

Photograph of Jayne Bigelsen.

NCFY Voices: Youth Homelessness and Sex Trafficking: Making the Connection
Learn ways to identify and assist runaway and homeless youth who have been sexually exploited or trafficked by listening to this podcast.

Photograph of a mother with two sons.

Voices from the Field: How Mothers With PTSD Raise Trauma-Prone Children
Claude Chemtob studied dozens of traumatized young mothers and found that their experiences made their children more prone to suffer traumas of their own.

Photograph of Rebecca Kelley.

How Education Leads to Well-Being for At-Risk Youth
Rebecca Kelley of the YMCA talks to NCFY in advance of our upcoming Twitter chat on the topics of education and well-being.


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