August 27, 2012
An analysis of past research finds that sexually abused teen boys have a much higher likelihood of getting someone pregnant than do other boys.
August 23, 2012
Over the past five years, 13 California cities have participated a gang prevention network sponsored by the National League of Cities and the National Council on Crime and Delinquency. Two new publications highlight the lessons learned by a number of the cities.
August 22, 2012
Offering one-on-one live chat to youth may be a good option for organizations that already offer crisis intervention and are looking for a way to reach more teens.
August 21, 2012
Instead of building a new site, consider renovating an old one. The price and space benefits may be worth the effort!
August 20, 2012
Researchers tested whether the Individual Placement and Support, or IPS, model, an approach to workforce development, helps homeless young adults with mental illness stay employed.
August 17, 2012
An expert on fundraising research shares tips for identifying foundations interested in supporting youth programs.
August 13, 2012
This study found that young people using a homeless shelter in New Orleans had above-average feelings of self-esteem and self-efficacy.
August 9, 2012
With school back in session soon, this could come in handy: A new brief from the National Center for Homeless Education aims to help educators and service providers understand the federally funded education programs for migrant and homeless youth, so that young people eligible for both types of services are able to get assistance.
August 8, 2012
Want people to leave money to your organization in their wills? Here are three easy ways to encourage them.
August 7, 2012
New Web pages from the Office of Adolescent Health offer resources to help young people make good decisions for their futures.
August 6, 2012
The answer may be yes. A new study of homeless youth in Los Angeles finds that youth who have learned to solve problems are less likely to use drugs, have risky sex and get in trouble with the law.
August 3, 2012
A report released by the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy and America's Promise Alliance found that 16 percent of teen pregnancies occur in communities with low-performing schools.
August 2, 2012
In the first article of a two-part series on planned giving, we share a checklist that can help you decide if your organization has the right ingredients to encourage donors to make bequests.
August 1, 2012
The deadline for FYSB's essay contest for runaway and homeless youth is about five weeks away. How about holding a writing workshop for your youth this month? NCFY tells you how.