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child homelessness

The number of homeless children in the U.S. has hit an all-time high: one in 30 children experiences homelessness, according to a state-by-state report from National Center on Family Homelessness....

Rural America After the Recession
A Youth Today special report and photo essay by award-winning journalists explores the deep impact of poverty on rural America. Read it now >>

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4/1
The House Republican budget was presented on April 1...
2/17
GOOD
GOOD looks at how youth are using poetry to change the...
12/6
SparkAction’s Top 24 Under 24 Youth Knowledge Builders...
12/4
SparkAction
If you build it, and they don’t come, what do...
11/12
Abbott Nutrition
Check out these November events on breastfeeding in...

from the field

11/21
The National Center on Family Homelessness
The number of homeless children in the U.S. has hit an...
7/22
Annie E. Casey Foundation
The 2014 KIDS COUNT Data Book — the...
4/14
US Department of Education
On April 21, the Department of Education, the Office...
12/9
Families and Work Institute
Breastfeeding is possible for servicewomen! While...
12/4
Harvard University Institute of Politics
In its bi-annual survey, the Harvard Institute of...

action alerts

9/18
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA)
Make sure the Drug Free Communities program gets...
9/2
Campaign for Youth Justice
The Campaign for Youth Justice is circulating a sign-...
5/14
Healthy Teen Network
Show your support for the Pregnant and Parenting...
3/25
National Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health
Contact your congressional representatives and urge...
3/13
MomsRising.org
It's time to update the food choices that our kids...

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