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Police-Youth Dialogues Can Build Trust, Relationships
Family- and youth-serving agencies can help get the conversations started.

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What Leads Homeless Youth to Follow Through on Condom Use?
Researchers explore factors impacting young people's decisions about, access to and use of condoms.

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From the Family Room Blog: Reducing Adolescent Pregnancy Disparities
Associate Commissioner William H. Bentley kicks off Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month by writing about the need for programs tailored to the lives of youth in foster care and the juvenile justice system.

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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.

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