family preservation

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From the National Runaway Safeline: A Parent of a Runaway Teen Shares His Experience
Learn what steps a parent should take when a youth runs away from home.

A sad young person looks out a window.

Caregiver Rejection Sets Young People Up for Homelessness
Understand the link between family dynamics, caregiver rejection, and youth homelessness, particularly among LGBTQ youth.

A young man sits with his head cradled on his knees.

From the National Runaway Safeline: Ahmed’s Story
See how the National Runaway Safeline supported a young man who needed to vent about his experiences at home.

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Q&A: Gary Harper on Positive Effects of the National Runaway Safeline’s Home Free Program
Researchers explore the program's impact on family dynamics and young people's future risk behaviors.

A thoughtful young person.

National Runaway Prevention Month 2015: Preventing and Responding to Youth Homelessness
Learn about interventions that strengthen families and young people's ability to be self-sufficient.

Young woman in a bus terminal.

Does the Home Free Program Affect Family Dynamics, Communication?
Researchers talk to 107 parents and guardians whose children used the service offered by the FYSB-supported National Runaway Safeline.

A young woman with a backpack sits against a brick wall.

#NCFYtalk: Complex Trauma and Homeless Youth
Join us November 20 at 2 p.m. Eastern for a Twitter talk on complex trauma contributing to--and resulting from--youth homelessness.

A young woman making a phone call.

From the National Runaway Safeline: Lily's Story
Learn how the National Runaway Safeline helped a young woman who wanted to run away from home.

A happy family

Take Inventory of Family Engagement With the Children's Bureau's Tool
Learn about engaging families in your work with young people, whether you're in child welfare, juvenile justice, education, or behavioral health.

A son embracing his father.

Primary Sources: Do Fathers Play a Role in Youth Sexual Health?
Researchers look for connections between paternal behavior and their children's sexual health.


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