October 31, 2016
Researchers examined the impact gang involvement has on homeless youth health outcomes, such as exposure to trauma, mental health, sexual behavior, and substance use.
October 27, 2016
As part of YouthCount! 2.0, researchers examined methods of counting and surveying homeless young people to find out which were most effective.
October 20, 2016
Read about how the Iowa Department of Public Health is encouraging boys to make wiser and more responsible decisions by implementing the “Wise Guys Male Responsibility Curriculum.”
October 18, 2016
Awareness and acceptance of issues transgender youth face can improve permanency and well-being and keep them off of the streets.
October 13, 2016
A young woman uses the National Runaway Safeline live chat service to find a way out of a physically and emotionally abusive home environment.
October 4, 2016
Adventure Awaits at Larkin Street Youth Services helps young people accomplish job and college readiness, GEDs, post secondary school enrollment and more.
October 3, 2016
Researchers conducted in-depth interviews with 19 homeless youth ages 16 to 21 from three Midwestern cities to discover how homeless youth perceive social norms related to substance use among their peers.