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Well-being

Laurie Mazerbo

Q&A: How Homeless Youth Programs Can Benefit from Drug-Free Communities Funding
Apply now. This year's deadline for the program is March 18.

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Set the Record Straight About Substance Use During National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week
Join hundreds of organizations around the country as they "shatter the myths" about alcohol and drug use.

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Organize Police-Youth Dialogues with This Online Toolkit
Get step-by-step guidance to facilitate discussions between young people and law enforcement.

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Q&A: A New York Agency Shares the Benefits of Co-Sheltering Domestic Violence Survivors and Their Pets
We talked to Jennifer White-Reid from Urban Resource Institute, which recently published a white paper on its work offering pet-friendly apartments.

A doctor talking to a teen.

Resources to Put Youth and Doctors More At-Ease Talking About Sexual Health
Discover tools written specifically for young adults and their healthcare providers.

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An Onsite Clinic Builds Healthy Connections for Homeless Youth and Their Kids
See how Valley Youth House uses a new program to connect residents to health information and ongoing care.

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Assessing Young People’s Stress Levels and Coping Skills
We share resources that spur the conversation around stress and how to manage it.

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Do Risky Family Environments Impact Dating Relationships?
Researchers set out to explore how young couples may be shaped by their childhood experiences at home.

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5 Things Youth in Recovery Need
We look at the supports that help youth recover from mental health and substance abuse issues.

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Looking Beyond National Recovery Month to Help Youth
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration shares its toolkit, complete with year-round resources.

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