This website is not being maintained and will be discontinued in November 2017. For Runaway and Homeless Youth information, content can be used for informational purposes or you can contact the National Clearinghouse for Homeless Youth and Families at 301-828-1324. For Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention information, visit the Teen Pregnancy Exchange. For Family Violence Prevention and Services information, visit the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence.
Social service professionals who work with runaway and homeless youth and other at-risk young people can get free online trainings from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network's Learning Center for Child and Adolescent Trauma. Developed and originally offered by the Hollywood Homeless Youth Partnership, the self-paced learning modules can now be accessed by hovering over "Special Topics" on the banner at the top of Learning Center homepage. Then choose "Hollywood Homeless Youth Partnership" and log in (or create a new account).
Subjects offered include:
Adolescent Risk Behaviors – Self Injurious Behaviors and Suicide