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The National Coalition for the Homeless and the Ali Forney Center have joined together to launch the National Campaign for Youth Shelter, a collaboration that will build a grassroots campaign to demand a national response to youth homelessness...
Featured Video Close More Video Homeless youth who are members of a sexual minority often experience verbal and physical abuse in Toronto's shelters a problem staff aren't properly trained to deal with, according to a University of Toronto researcher.
Vampire Weekend will be among the headliners at this year's Virgin Mobile FreeFest, organizers announced Monday. Names of the top acts were set to be revealed on a wall mural on the Sasha Bruce RE*Generation House homeless youth shelter in Washington.
Northwest Youth Services was able to obtain a small windfall for its new shelter for homeless youth, despite dwindling federal support for housing programs. The Bellingham City Council voted last month to turn better-than-expected returns from the
They were basically the ones who helped raise the other children while mom was on drugs," said their grandmother, Dorothy Guy, of Penn Hills. Like many youths in the child welfare system, Danny, now nearly 14, has shuffled from place to place. This
Polk County will expand its juvenile detention program when its 102-year-old youth shelter closes at the end of the month. The change will boost the county's capacity for juvenile detention beds from 33 to 44, said Brian Boyer, director of Polk
The six-bed shelter in Bellingham will be called the Positive Adolescent Development Program. It will serve Whatcom County children who are 13 to 17 years old, and is being made possible largely through $150,668 a year, for three years, in federal
Well, there's a Berkeley homeless shelter that will break your heart because it takes in displaced young people. When you normally think of the homeless, you may envision older people who've become lost souls, victimized by alcohol, cocaine, other
Two funeral directors are running for District 1 commissioner in Floyd County, but their common business knowledge doesnt carry over to similar political experience. Republican incumbent Mark Seabrook, 58, president of Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville
County commissioners and the county council voted unanimously Wednesday to buy Pine View Elementary School, off Corydon Pike, for $1.25 million from the New Albany-Floyd County Consolidated School Corp. Pine View was one of four elementary schools