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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.

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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.

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Read the Department of Education's Letter Clarifying Financial Aid Options for Unaccompanied Homeless Youth
The important question for higher education institutions to ask students, the department says, is not why they are homeless but whether they have been determined to be homeless and unaccompanied by an adult.

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Learn About Strategies for Preparing Youth for Employment
As part of implementing the new Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, the government has rolled out a new online teaching and learning community.

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3 Ways to Build Education and Career Opportunities for Disconnected Youth
A new report from the American Youth Policy Forum gleans lessons from programs in Connecticut and Michigan.

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Colleges Support Homeless Students by Designating One Point of Contact
Learn about the new model some states are adapting to support unaccompanied youth as they enter and advance through college.

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6 Ways to Make Service Learning Part of Your Youth- and Family-Serving Program
Learn 6 steps to make service-learning an integral part of your youth- and family-serving program.

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5 Tools for Building Youth Financial Literacy
We share resources that help youth find their financial footing.

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Exploring Whether and How to Help Youth Be Their Own Bosses
Researchers talk to young people about their interest in, and barriers to, entrepreneurship programs.

A young Hispanic woman.

More Social Services May Lead to More Sources of Income for Hispanic Teen Mothers
Learn how upping in-person interaction between social workers and Hispanic teen moms may help these young moms become more self-sufficient.


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