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Well-being

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GAO Report: Homeless Youth Face Challenges Accessing Financial Aid
The nonpartisan agency that conducts research for Congress offers six recommendations for executive action.

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Toolkit Helps Youth Craft Transition Plans for Exiting Foster Care
The online resource is a collaboration between the U.S. Departments of Education, Health and Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, Transportation, and Labor.

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Free Curriculum Helps Youth Prevent Suicide Among Their LGBTQ Peers
The Trevor Project shares resources to help youth workers train peer "lifeguards."

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Mindfulness Classes Help Homeless Youth Understand, Regulate Emotions and Behaviors
We share four tips for agencies looking to start their own programs.

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Finding Help and Hope for Youth During Mental Health Awareness Month
Connect to four resources that help agencies support youth mental health year-round.

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In Honor of National Foster Care Month, Explore Health Care Options for Youth Currently or Formerly in Care
An issue brief from the Child Welfare Information Gateway outlines common health care needs and coverage options.

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Announcing the Nominees for Our 2016 Thank-a-Volunteer Campaign (Part II)
We share the second group of nominations for our most recent thank-a-volunteer campaign.

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Announcing the Nominees for Our 2016 Thank-a-Volunteer Campaign (Part I)
Discover the first group of nominations in our third thank-a-volunteer campaign.

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Apps Help Prevent Teen Pregnancy and Promote Youth Sexual Health
Young people can use these innovative programs on their phones and tablets to avoid pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections.

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Q&A: Stopping Intimate Partner Violence Before It Starts
The Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence is one of 10 DELTA FOCUS grantees engaging communities in primary prevention.

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