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5 Ways Safe Harbor Laws Support Young Victims of Commercial Sexual Exploitation
Thirty-four states have adopted laws that decriminalize youth arrested for prostitution and provide services to help them heal.

Celia Luce, peer mentor for Outside In

'Champions of Change' Build Bridges Between Youth and Law Enforcement
We talk to Celia Luce from FYSB grantee Outside In and Lieutenant Ric DeLand about fostering collaborations.

A young woman wearing a winter coat.

National Runaway Prevention Month 2015: 6 Questions to Identify Youth at Highest Risk of Long-Term Homelessness
A triage tool helps agencies give housing to young people with the strongest need.

Laurel Edinburgh

National Runaway Prevention Month 2015: 10 Questions to Screen Runaway Youth for Sexual Abuse
Researchers and police teamed up to create and test 10 questions that screen runaway youth for sexual abuse.

A young person looking sad.

Working with Homeless Youth Who Have Experienced Sexual Violence
Learn how to build trust and strengthen relationships with youth with histories of sexual trauma.

A girl looks sad.

Working with Children Exposed to Violence
We share three resources designed to help families heal.

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Research Roundup: Family-Based Approaches to Preventing Teen Dating Violence
Learn about two prevention programs that begin at home.

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Q&A: Making Anti-Violence Programs More Welcoming for Transgender Survivors
We talk to researcher Kristie Seelman about new findings and steps programs can take to be more inclusive.

A hurricane.

Free Resources: Supporting Youth and Families During Disasters
Discover all the tips and guides available to help your organization prepare for emergencies.

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5 Ways to Help Rural Youth Get and Keep Housing
Learn how unaccompanied and homeless rural youth can find housing.

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