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How Does a Strong Advocate-Survivor Alliance Help Survivors of Domestic Violence?

September 29, 2016

Researchers explore what specific aspects of the relationship between survivors of domestic violence and their advocates might contribute to survivor well-being.

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Do Past Experiences Shape Sexual Behavior in Young Women with Foster Care Histories?

September 28, 2016

Researchers analyze links between young women's experiences of childhood maltreatment and foster care history, and later sexual risk-taking behaviors.

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Resources for Year-Round Youth Suicide Prevention

September 27, 2016

Discover tools for raising awareness among staff about the youth behavior changes that indicate a young person may have suicidal thoughts.

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Who Gives to Women's and Girls' Causes?

September 26, 2016

A new report reveals who gives to causes specific to women and girls, and how to engage these donors.

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Pop-Up “Care Villages” Combine Services with Dignity and Engagement for Homeless Youth

September 22, 2016

New approaches to one-stop shops combine services with initiatives that promote dignity, peer empowerment, and engagement.

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Do Youth Engage in Text Messages Added to a Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program?

September 21, 2016

After creating a text message library with youth, researchers investigate youth engagement over time with a text message component added to an evidence-based teen pregnancy program.

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Are You Prepared for an Emergency? National Preparedness Month is the Time to Learn How

September 20, 2016

Learn about resources you can tap to kick-off year-round preparedness for your organization.

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Free Online Learning Modules Help Youth Study Round the Clock

September 19, 2016

Discover hundreds of academic tutoring courses that youth and staff can access for free online.

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What Are Youth Perspectives on Commercial Sexual Exploitation?

September 15, 2016

Fogel and her colleagues explored how homeless young adults ages 18 to 23 view commercial sexual exploitation among themselves and their peers.

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Youth Creativity Raises Funds and Spreads Message

September 13, 2016

Learn how a Runaway and Homeless Youth Program grantee combined youth engagement and fundraising efforts.

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Videos Provide Tears, Smiles, and Laughter to Youth in Recovery

September 12, 2016

Discover an extensive collection of short films that will help youth feel less alone in their recovery.

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How Does School Connectedness Relate to Suicidal Ideation for LGB Adolescents?

September 8, 2016

Read about a new study finding a link between school connectedness and reduced risk of suicide in LGB adolescents.

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Virtual Museum Trips for Youth are Only a Click Away

September 7, 2016

Discover a free website that will become your go-to resource for arts education inspiration.

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Tips for Working With Youth Who Have Had Contact With Multiple Systems

September 6, 2016

Learn strategies for helping youth who have had contact with multiple systems thrive.

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Using Mobile Apps as a Tool for Self-Care

September 1, 2016

Use a personalized approach to mobile apps as a tool for your self-care practices.

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