Six Ways You Can Help Youth During National Runaway Prevention Month--and Beyond

November 11, 2013

To mark National Runaway Prevention Month, we're highlighting essential advice for preventing young people from leaving home and helping them when they do.

A helping hand is offered to a troubled young person.

How To Help a Young Person Who Has Witnessed Domestic Violence

October 31, 2013

Chris Newlin, executive director of the National Children's Advocacy Center, takes us step by step through the intake process for a young person who has witnessed violence at home.

Photograph of a sign reading welcome Bridge graduates.

32 Fresh Starts: Graduation Day at a Boston GED Program

August 15, 2013

In June, Boston youth-serving agency Bridge Over Troubled Waters honored 32 young people who passed the GED high-school equivalency tests.

Bridge Over Troubled Waters' winning entry is a symbolic depiction of homeless youth’s steep climb to overcome their struggles. Like the climber in the design, young people from the Boston organization move closer to success and become stronger along the way.

Youth Bring Passion, Creativity and Hope to 2013 Mural Contest

April 30, 2013

Teams of youth from 11 programs submitted designs showcasing their talents and struggles and the many ways staff members at FYSB-funded youth programs have fueled their hopes and dreams.


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