Taking Action: Positioning Low-Income Workers to Succeed in a Changing Economy

Funded by the Annie E. Casey and Joyce foundations, this report examines educational and employment disparities in the United States and highlights policies,...

Equity and Empowerment Lens – Multnomah County

The Equity and Empowerment Lens (with a racial justice focus) is a transformative quality improvement tool used to improve planning, decision-making, and resource...

Three Tools for Engaging Latino Youth Populations and Places

Changing demographics in the U.S. required county agents to develop skills and tools that allow them to engage with diverse audiences and respond...

Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Violence and Disasters

Each year, children experience violence and disaster and face other traumas. Young people are injured, they see others harmed by violence, they suffer...

Treatment of Children with Mental Illness

This fact sheet addresses common questions about diagnosis and treatment options for children with mental illnesses. Disorders affecting children may include anxiety disorders,...

4-H Latino Youth Outreach: Best Practices Toolkit

The 4‑H Latino Youth Outreach: Best Practices Toolkit is a guide to help 4‑H Cooperative Extension professionals become active catalysts and change agents...

Relationships First: Creating Connections that Help Young People Thrive

The Developmental Relationships Framework grew out of focus groups with youth, parents, educators, youth workers, and others; a wide-ranging review of existing research;...

Guide to Recruiting Black Men as Mentors for Black Boys April 2014

The difficulties faced by black male youth in their quest for educational success are well documented. Black men are uniquely positioned to help...

To Understand Early Childhood Homelessness, We Need to Look Across Data Systems

This blog post describes how homelessness in early childhood can negatively affect children’s health and well-being.

America’s Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2018

The Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics (Forum) was chartered in 1997 by the authority of Executive Order No. 13045. The...

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

A series of tools and trainings to assist Continuum of Care (CoCs) Homeless Assistance Programs in their efforts to collect and report on...

Federal Data Summary: School Years 2014-15 to 016-17: Education for Homeless Children and Youth

This report marks the thirteenth school year for which the U.S. Department of Education (ED) has collected annual performance data from all states...