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Juveniles | Youth.gov

California’s Repeat Offender Prevention Program (ROPP) is a multimodal early intervention program targeting young offenders at high risk of becoming chronic delinquents. Originally developed by the Orange County (Calif.) Probation Department in the early 1990s, the program features a combination of intensive supervision and wraparound services.

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Federal Data | youth.gov

(52 years ago) The following sources of federal data specifically track health health-related statistics on adolescents. This survey is an ongoing study of the behaviors, attitudes, and values of American secondary school students, college students, and young adults. Each year, a total of approximately 50,000 8th, 10th, and 12th graders are surveyed.

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Federal Data | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Youth homicides and nonfatal physical assault-related injuries result in an estimated $18.2 billion annually in combined medical and lost productivity costs alone. ii. The impact of youth violence is not the same for all young people and communities. The rates and types of youth violence vary across communities and across subgroups of youth.

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Positive Youth Development Program (Connecticut) | youth.gov

(52 years ago) The Positive Youth Development Program was a school-based prevention program that taught students cognitive, behavioral, and affective skills and encouraged them to apply these skills when dealing with daily challenges, problems, and decisions. The program targeted youths in middle and junior high schools. The program was a structured 121-page ...

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Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs | youth.gov

(52 years ago) The Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs' youth.gov website has a website dedicated to youth ages 16-24, designed to empower youth to improve their lives and the world around them. Read more. about Share with Youth: Youth Engaged 4 Change (YE4C) Website.

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Involving Youth | youth.gov

(52 years ago) The section of youth.gov provides action steps and resources that organizations and individuals can use to prioritize activities that can support the health and healthy development of youth. The TAG site provides access points to their resources broken down by audience: professionals, parents and caregivers, or teens.

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National Service-Learning Clearinghouse | youth.gov

(52 years ago) National Service-Learning Clearinghouse. The National Service-Learning Clearinghouse (NSLC) supports the service-learning community in higher education, kindergarten through grade twelve, community-based organizations, tribal programs, and all others interested in strengthening schools and communities using service-learning.

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After an Attempt - Youth | youth.gov

(52 years ago) After an Attempt - Youth. The day after a youth’s suicide attempt may feel like the hardest day of their life, which creates stress in addition to the factors leading to the attempt. The youth has seriously thought about or attempted to end their life. The youth may be exhausted, experience extreme fatigue, and feel angry, embarrassed, and ...

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Health & Nutrition | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Health & Nutrition. Afterschool programs are well-positioned to promote health and nutrition among young people because these programs: Serve many groups of children most at risk for being overweight, specifically minorities and those in poverty. Occur during a time of day when children are likely to be sedentary if not given active options.

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CASASTART | youth.gov

(52 years ago) CASASTART. CASASTART (Striving Together to Achieve Rewarding Tomorrows), formerly known as Children at Risk, is a community-based, intensive case management model designed to keep high-risk 11- to 13-year-old youths free of substance abuse and delinquent involvement. Specifically, CASASTART seeks to prevent and reduce drug and alcohol use ...

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Funding | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Depending on the type of program and services provided, afterschool programs can access many of the Federal funding resources that support youth.

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Newsletter | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Jan 29, 2019 · 2019. 9/23/19 — TAG is now on youth.gov! (link is external) 8/14/19 — Ensure a healthy future with vaccines. (link is external) 7/24/19 — Help Youth find Employment Opportunities. (link is external) 5/6/19 — Call for Papers on CFPB’s Youth Financial Education Research Priorities. (link is …

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HOMEBUILDERS | youth.gov

(52 years ago) HOMEBUILDERS. HOMEBUILDERS is an in-home, intensive family preservation service (IFPS) and reunification program for families with children (newborn to 17 years old) returning from or at risk of placement into foster care, group or residential treatment, psychiatric hospitals, or juvenile justice facilities. The HOMEBUILDERS model is designed ...

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Housing | youth.gov

(52 years ago) about Recent Event: HUD Awards Nearly $500,000 to Public Housing Authorities to Help Young People Aging out of Foster Care. Just Launched! Redesigned YE4C. The Youth Engaged 4 Change website has a fresh, new look with content that continues to inspire and empower young people to improve their lives and the world around them.

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Shifting Boundaries | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Shifting Boundaries is an intervention designed to reduce the incidence and prevalence of dating violence and sexual harassment among adolescents. The intervention consists of two parts: a classroom-based curricula and a schoolwide component. Classroom curricula. The classroom curricula has six sessions that cover 1) the construction of gender ...

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SBA (Small Business Administration) Young ... - Youth.gov

(52 years ago) SBA (Small Business Administration) Young Entrepreneurs. The US Small Business Administration (SBA) offers a wealth of knowledge and resources for young entrepreneurs that want to learn more about starting or growing their own business. Learn about business mentor programs, writing business plans, finding funding for your firm, and networking ...

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Youth Leadership Toolkit: Youth Engagement | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Youth Leadership Toolkit: Youth Engagement. Young people are valuable contributors in the planning and implementation of programs that impact them. This section of the Toolkit discusses strategies for increasing the effectiveness of their participation and engagement in the process. Please enter a valid recipient email address..

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Preventing Youth Suicide | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Suicide is a serious public health problem that can have lasting, significant effects on youth, families, peers, and communities. The causes of suicide among youth are complex and involve many factors.

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Environmental Influences | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Environmental Influences. The environments that surround adolescents contribute to their health and wellbeing both directly and indirectly. A clear way to look at all these influences is through the social-ecological model, developed by Urie Bronfenbrenner, which is often used within public health and human service settings to help explain an ...

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American Indian Life Skills Development | youth.gov

(52 years ago) The American Indian Life Skills Development curriculum, also known as the Zuni Life Skills Development curriculum, is a school-based, culturally sensitive, suicide-prevention program for American Indian adolescents. Tailored to American Indian norms and values, the curriculum was designed to reduce behavioral and cognitive factors associated ...

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About YouthBuild and SBIRT | youth.gov

(52 years ago) The YouthBuild Program. YouthBuild, administered by the Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration (ETA), is an alternative education program that primarily targets out-of-school youth between the ages of 16-24.

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Safe Dates | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Program Goals. Safe Dates is a school-based prevention program for middle and high school students designed to stop or prevent the initiation of dating violence victimization and perpetration, including the psychological, physical, and sexual abuse that may occur between youths involved in a dating relationship.The program goals are to change adolescent norms on dating violence and gender ...

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Adolescent Health | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Adolescence is an important time for promoting health and preventing disease; one that is sometimes overlooked. Most of the nation’s 42 million adolescents, 1 who are between the ages of 10 and 19, are generally healthy. In recent years, the United States has seen declines in sexual risk behaviors, teen births, smoking, and use of some substances, as well as higher academic achievement for ...

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Webinars & Presentations | youth.gov

(52 years ago) YouthPower Learning Webinar: Engaging Youth in Research. This webinar shares findings from a study conducted by the University of California, Berkeley for UNICEF on engaging adolescents in research. Youth-led participatory research techniques ensure that the youth voice is included in program design, implementation, and evaluation.

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Teen Pregnancy Prevention Evidence Review

(52 years ago) Recent Publications. From 2009-2019, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services sponsored an independent systematic review of the teen pregnancy prevention literature to identify programs with evidence of effectiveness in reducing teen pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections, and associated sexual risk behaviors.

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Pathways for Youth: Strategic Plan for Federal ...

(52 years ago) The Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs (Working Group) has developed a strategic plan, Pathways for Youth (PDF, 38 pages), that identifies three primary goals: 1) collaborate to coordinate strategies across federal departments to improve youth outcomes; 2) promote the use of evidence-based and innovative strategies at the federal, state, local, and tribal levels; and 3) promote youth ...

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Increased Risk Groups | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Increased Risk Groups. Suicide is the second leading cause of death among the nation’s teenagers. 1 Approximately one out of every 15 high school students reports attempting suicide each year. 2 For some groups of youth—including those who are involved in the juvenile justice and child welfare systems; lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender ...

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Case studies | youth.gov

(52 years ago) These case studies demonstrate how home visiting efforts can provide critical services that support maternal and infant health outcomes and family stability among women experiencing homelessness. Read more. about Home Visiting for Women Experiencing Homelessness: A Look at Efforts in Boston and New York City.

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Project Northland | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Project Northland. Project Northland is a school- and community-based, alcohol-use–prevention curriculum series that aims to prevent and reduce alcohol use and binge-drinking by middle and high school students. It aims to delay and moderate the onset of alcohol use, reduce use among youths who have already tried alcohol, and limit the number ...

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Prevalence | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Prevalence. This section on prevalence reviews data from before the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. It will also provide up-to-date data related to opportunity youth as it becomes available. Find information on current youth employment data during the pandemic. It is important to understand who has been considered at risk of becoming ...

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Kirkholt (England) Burglary Prevention Project | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Kirkholt is a public housing area of Rochdale, England, that was selected for this project because of its high burglary rate. The project, implemented in two phases, had multiple aims. The goals of the first phase included establishing robust links between agencies for sustainable crime prevention and reducing residential burglary.

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SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and ...

(52 years ago) SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP) NREPP is a voluntary rating and classification system for mental health and substance abuse prevention and treatment interventions - a system designed to categorize and disseminate information about programs and practices that meet established evidentiary criteria.

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Home | Youth Engaged 4 Change

(52 years ago) Home | Youth Engaged 4 Change. - HIDE. Explore our COVID-19 Resources. Share how you are connecting during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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National Runaway Switchboard (NRS) | youth.gov

(52 years ago) National Runaway Switchboard (NRS) The National Runaway Switchboard is a national communications system that assists youth who have run away or are considering running away and their families. With its database of more than 17,000 resources, NRS links youth and families across the country to shelters, counseling, medical assistance, and other ...

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National Resource Center for Permanency and Family ...

(52 years ago) The National Resource Center for Permanency and Family Connections at the Hunter College School of Social Work is a training, technical assistance, and information services organization dedicated to help strengthen the capacity of State, local, Tribal and other publicly administered or supported child welfare agencies in order to: institutionalize a safety-focused, family-centered, and ...

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An Unlikely Partnership: Strengthening Families Touched by ...

(52 years ago) An Unlikely Partnership: Strengthening Families Touched by Incarceration is a film about the impact of incarceration on children and families. It is a story about how the most unlikely of partners can come together around a shared agenda for the safety and wellbeing of children and create remarkable results.

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Working with Pregnant and Parenting Teens Tip Sheet ...

(52 years ago) Working with Pregnant and Parenting Teens Tip Sheet. This tip sheet provides service providers with information and links to additional resources for working with pregnant and parenting teens. Topics include ways to promote self-sufficiency and relationship outcomes for pregnant and parenting teens, and the developmental outcomes of their children.

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Performance Partnership Pilots for Disconnected Youth (P3 ...

(52 years ago) Performance Partnership Pilots for Disconnected Youth (P3) Performance Partnership Pilots for Disconnected Youth offer a unique opportunity to test innovative, cost-effective, and outcome-focused strategies for improving results for disconnected youth. The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 (see p. 409 of the linked PDF) first provided ...

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Job Corps | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Job Corps is the nation’s largest federally funded vocationally focused education and training program for economically disadvantaged youths. Job Corps was established by the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 and currently operates under the provisions of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998. The U.S. Department of Labor administers Job Corps ...

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The Leadership Program’s Violence Prevention ... - Youth.gov

(52 years ago) The main goal of the Leadership Program’s Violence Prevention Project (VPP) is to prevent violence by enhancing the conflict-resolution skills of both male and female middle and high school students aged 12 to 16. This is accomplished primarily by working on student communication and …

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Families Talking Together - tppevidencereview.youth.gov

(52 years ago) Families Talking Together is a parent-based intervention to prevent and/or reduce sexual risk behavior among Latino and African American adolescents. The main components of the intervention are parent discussions with an interventionist and a family workbook designed to teach parents effective communication skills, build parent-adolescent ...

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Research Agenda | youth.gov

(52 years ago) The Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs (Working Group) recognizes the importance of Positive Youth Development (PYD) and works to ensure that current research-based content is included on youth.gov and to identify resources that support federal efforts in promoting positive youth development and youth engagement. The Working Group created a national Research Agenda on …

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Lions Quest Skills for Adolescence (SFA) | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Program Goals. Lions Quest Skills for Adolescence (SFA) is a comprehensive youth development program that unites educators, parents, and community members to help adolescents develop social skills and competencies for resisting drug use. The program operates based on three specific goals: 1) p revent or significantly delay the initiation of “gateway” (alcohol, tobacco, marijuana) drug use ...

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Developing Programs for Youth in Allied Health Careers ...

(52 years ago) Developing Programs for Youth in Allied Health Careers. The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) at the Department of Labor (DOL) is making considerable investments in projects that focus on preparing participants for employment in the health care sector. The release of the Allied Health Access (AHA) Guidebook: How to Develop Programs ...

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Child–Parent Center Program (Chicago, Ill.) | youth.gov

(52 years ago) Child–Parent Center Program (Chicago, Ill.) Child–Parent Center (CPC) is a school- and family-based early intervention program that provides comprehensive educational and family support services to economically and educationally disadvantaged children. The CPC program was established in Chicago, Ill., in 1967 and was funded through Title I ...

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FY 21 Department of Navy (DON) Science,Technology ...

(52 years ago) Mar 31, 2021 · The Office of Naval Research (ONR) is interested in receiving a broad range of proposals for augmenting existing and/or developing innovative solutions that directly maintain, and/or cultivate a diverse, world-class Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) workforce to maintain the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps’ technological superiority.

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