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.
Program Readiness: This section emphasizes the importance of building and sustaining the mother-child relationship after trauma. You'll learn to consider the environment, policies, and community connections that affect the youth and families you work with.