Quick Facts

    • 20 people per minute

      are victims of physical violence by an intimate partner in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

      If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) for crisis intervention, safety planning and referrals to services providers near you.

    • 41,575 public school students

      were sleeping on the streets, in cars, and in abandoned buildings, among other unsafe places, during the 2011-12 school year, according to a 2014 report by the U.S. Department of Education.

      The Family and Youth Services Bureau needs your help to make sure that all young people in the United States have the stability they need to be successful in school.

    • One million, one hundred sixty-eight thousand, three hundred fifty-four public school students

      were homeless or unstably housed during the 2011-12 school year, according to a 2014 report by the U.S. Department of Education.

      The Family and Youth Services Bureau works with the Department of Education to identify and provide services to homeless youth.