September 28, 2011
This guide from Child Welfare League of America provides youth workers with practical advice on meeting the needs of LGBTQ youth.
Right on the Money: Working with Local Homeless Education Liaisons to Raise More Money for Homeless Students
September 26, 2011
Consider teaming up with your local McKinney-Vento homeless education liaison to raise money and champion homeless youth in your area.
September 20, 2011
The current array of online and mobile tools can be intimidating to youth workers who don’t know the technology as well as some youth. But if you think an online app could serve your organization, here are some things to keep in mind as you build it.
September 19, 2011
Researchers found that children whose parents rated their relationships as "completely happy" tend to have better outcomes in terms of social competence, school performance, and communication.
September 12, 2011
Green Chimneys in New York uses animal-assisted therapy and nature-based activities to strengthen the emotional health and well-being of young people and families and to foster independence.
September 9, 2011
The US Interagency Council on Homelessness will be hosting a webinar on how Runaway and Homeless Youth grantees can help end youth homelessness by 2020.
September 6, 2011
Research suggests that most homeless youth have experienced multiple traumatic events, both before leaving home and once they arrive on the street. Trauma impacts young people’s ability to get off the street, form permanent connections, and become self-sufficient. This report provides strategies that youth workers can use to better serve youth affected by trauma.