December 30, 2013
Youth services programs that take into account the whole family may be more likely to help prevent teen pregnancy and STIs.
December 23, 2013
Ongoing training is a key component to staying savvy in any career field and is equally important when working with individuals. Learn about free online training for staff who work with homeless youth,.
December 20, 2013
The Ohio State University professor talks about what works to help homeless youth deal with the issues that contribute to their homelessness, like family conflict and substance abuse.
December 18, 2013
Researchers build on their earlier research about why many foster youth wind up homeless after they leave the child welfare system.
December 17, 2013
Missed our Twitter chat on “Building Social and Emotional Skills to Promote Youth Well-Being”? Read the highlights.
December 13, 2013
At the domestic violence shelter run by Family Assistance Program in Victorville, CA, there’s a dog run in the yard and waterproof flooring and doggy doors in two of the five rooms.
December 12, 2013
A new guide from The Trevor Project helps youth workers empower LGBTQ youth as they ponder the coming out process.
Primary Sources: What Factors Predict Whether Youth Will Run Away or Become Homeless Again After Returning Home?
December 11, 2013
Researchers spent two years interviewing youth who ran away from home, with the goal of learning what factors might correlate with young people running away again.
December 10, 2013
The Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy's new "Practical Evaluation Strategies for Building a Body of Proven-Effective Social Programs Guide" provides five recommendations you can use to bolster your case for research funding.
December 3, 2013
Research around intimate partner violence has evolved significantly over the last decade. After surveying the literature in 2003, the authors decided to take another look ten years later to see what we know about what works.
December 2, 2013
A toolkit from the Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence offers practical advice and tools for including youth leaders in violence prevention efforts.