Quick Facts

    • More than 60,000

      centers and family child care homes participated in QRIS or other quality improvement activities in 49 States/Territories reporting in 2012. Learn more about the QPR 2012 Report Data.

    • 6 States and Territories

      utilized mobile technology (remote data entry for licensors), improved reporting and e-licensing and paperless training records in 2012. Learn more about the QPR 2012 Report Data.

    • More Than a Quarter of Teens

      ages 16 to 19, volunteered at least once in 2012.

      The Family and Youth Services Bureau encourages volunteerism as a pathway to self-sufficiency.

    • Millions of Americans

      now have health insurance that’s there when they need it, at a price they can afford.

      The Family and Youth Services Bureau marks the anniversary of the Affordable Care Act by encouraging those served by its programs to take care of their health.

    • More Than 6 Million Americans

      have either signed up for a private health insurance plan or for Medicaid coverage.

      The Family and Youth Services Bureau encourages all young people and families served by its programs to explore coverage today.

    • 1 in 3 Adolescents

      in the U.S. is a victim of physical, sexual, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating partner, a figure that far exceeds rates of other types of youth violence.

      FYSB’s Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention programs teach young people about healthy, respectful dating relationships.

    •  Girls are 6 Times

      more likely to get pregnant and twice as likely to get a sexually transmitted infection after being physically or sexually abused.

      The Family and Youth Services Bureau educates young people on the risks of dating violence through its Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention programs.

    • 17 Federal Agencies

      came together to enhance services and support networks that provide survivors of human trafficking with a path to freedom, independence and self-sufficiency.

      The Family and Youth Services Bureau affirms its commitment to the Federal Strategic Action Plan on Services for Victims of Human Trafficking in the United States.

    • 49,472

      child care professionals in child care centers & family child care homes received some training or orientation on Early Learning Guidelines in 2012, according to QPR data. Learn more about the QPR 2012 Report Data.

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