who age out of foster care report not being able to pay their rent in the past year, according to one recent study.
FYSB-funded transitional living programs provided support to more than 400 LGBT youth during the 2012 fiscal year.
don’t have health insurance and 4.7 percent have no usual source of health care.
For more information on how the Affordable Care Act expands insurance coverage for adolescents, visit healthcare.gov.
FYSB’s Runaway and Homeless Youth grantees have been using National Runaway Prevention Month to raise awareness about the issues that runaways and homeless youth face.
Learn more about promoting runaway prevention in communities across America.
across the country worked with the Federal government last year to come up with better ways to count the number of youth experiencing homelessness.
Read the report on lessons learned from that effort.
On average, ANA grantees create or strengthen 16 partnerships per project, helping sustain project benefits after the project ends
70% of ANA projects promote intergenerational exchanges, bringing elders and youth together to share cultural knowledge
49 elders and 201 youth, on average, participate in each ANA project, demonstrating our grantees’ commitment to engaging the community
Each ANA language project helps approximately 40 youth increase their Native language fluency.
61 environmental codes for local governments and nonprofits have been developed by ANA grantees in the past six years