News Archives

News Archives

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Primary Sources: How Much Responsibility Do Teen Dads Accept for Their Partners' Pregnancies?

June 30, 2014

To examine the levels of responsibility teen fathers accept, Jennifer Beggs Weber interviewed 26 young dads living in a Midwest city with higher than average teen birth rates.

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Q&A: Helping Dads See Their Positive Impact on Teens' Sexual Health

June 27, 2014

New York University Professor Vincent Guilamo-Ramos and his colleagues have set out to learn more about the impact fathers have on their children’s sexual health.

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FYSB Seeks Applicants for Domestic Human Trafficking Demonstration Projects

June 27, 2014

FYSB announces the availability of funding for demonstration projects that will build and sustain coordinated services for domestic victims of severe forms of human trafficking.

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Bright Idea: In Florida, Youth Leadership and Teen Pregnancy Prevention Go Hand in Hand

June 23, 2014

Leadership councils offer a chance for young people to see a world beyond their immediate surroundings and recognize their full potential.

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Q&A: Sheana Bull On Enhancing Teen Pregnancy Prevention With Text Messaging

June 20, 2014

Learn how text messaging can help engage and retain young people in adolescent pregnancy prevention programs.

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Primary Sources: Do Fathers Play a Role in Youth Sexual Health?

June 19, 2014

Researchers look for connections between paternal behavior and their children's sexual health.

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#NCFYchat Continues Conversation on Teen Pregnancy and Sexual Health

June 18, 2014

Read excerpts from the May 28, 2014, NCFY Twitter chat, PREP Teens for the Future: A Conversation about Teen Pregnancy and Sexual Health.

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Help Youth Connect to Internships!

June 16, 2014

On the Youth Engaged 4 Change website, young people can find open internship opportunities and advice about the working life.

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This Father's Day, Encourage a Terrific Father to Spread His Knowledge

June 13, 2014

The Fatherhood Initiative offers many resources for active fathers and dads who may be navigating the juridical system.

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For Foster and Refugee Youth, a Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program That Acknowledges Trauma

June 12, 2014

Bethany Christian Services' program for youth in Michigan’s child welfare system is funded by a grant from the Family and Youth Services Bureau’s Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program.

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Nominate A Dad or Male Role Model for Our Thank You Campaign

June 11, 2014

As part of our fatherhood theme this June, we’d like to show our gratitude to amazing fathers and male role models who promote the missions of youth- and family-serving organizations.

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When a Local Partner Closes, a Response Plan Keeps Youth Services Constant

June 9, 2014

Two youth-serving programs tell NCFY how they're adapting and coping with the news that a longstanding partner agency is soon to close its doors.

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From the National Alliance to End Homelessness, a Comprehensive Assessment Tool

June 3, 2014

A new tool can help communities quickly help people experiencing homelessness, including youth who are on their own.

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