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Well-being

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Annual Disparities Report Says Access to Health Care Improving
A new federal report shows that the Affordable Care Act's Health Insurance Marketplaces are helping more Americans of all racial and ethnic groups get insurance.

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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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Teach Young People the Building Blocks of Healthy Finances
A federal website features five principles of financial literacy, with tools and games for youth and tips for educators.

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6 Ways to Work Meditation Into Your Busy Day
Experts share easy ways youth and family service professionals can make 'mindfulness' part of their self-care routines.

Laurie Mazerbo
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Learn How to Promote the Well-being of Youth and Families
Listen to an archived webinar about the five-domain framework developed by the Full Frame Initiative.

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Sex Trafficking and Sexual Abuse -- How Similar Are Their Effects on Young Victims?
To find out, researchers analyzed data collected from 215 young people when they received help from trauma centers belonging to the National Child Traumatic Stress Network.

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Primary Sources: Owning Pets Has Pros and Cons for Homeless Youth
Researchers surveyed homeless youth in LA to learn how having pets affected their lives.

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Primary Sources: Cyber-Bullying Happens Less Often Than In-Person Bullying
But the two are related, say researchers who analyzed dozens of studies on both.

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