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  • Image of a couple holding hands with words Only 33 percent

    of teens who were in an abusive relationship ever told anyone about the abuse.

    The Family and Youth Service Bureau teaches youth healthy relationship skills through its Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention grant programs.

  • $2 million

    The amount of Child Welfare Coordination grants awarded

    Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) awarded $2 million in grants to 14 tribes and tribal organizations.

  • 4

    Community-Centered Ex-Prisoner Reentry Pilot Project grants

    were awarded by the Responsible Fatherhood program 

  • 55

    Pathways to Responsible Fatherhood grants

    were awarded by the Responsible Fatherhood program

  • 2,100+

    young people have been recovered from sexual exploitation by the FBI’s Innocence Lost anti-trafficking initiative since 2003.

    FYSB’s Runaway and Homeless Youth Program collaborates with the initiative at four pilot sites across the country.

  • More than two thirds

    of homeless youth have mental health problems from stressful and traumatic experiences.

    FYSB-funded transitional living programs provide mental health counseling in a trauma-informed setting to improve young people’s chances of healing.

  • One out of four

    newly infected with HIV in the United States are between the ages of 13 and 24.

    FYSB’s Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention grantees use the most effective, culturally appropriate programming to help young people stop the spread of HIV.

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    Young adult couples report some type of relationship violence

    Check out Child Trends' research brief, Relationship Violence Among Young Adult Couples, for a description of the study.

  • Two hands holding a piece of ripped paper stating "PAPER" and "LESS"
    40,000

    Income withholding orders sent to employers electronically every month

    A number that’s rising as more states and employers join the electronic exchange and see cost savings and, most importantly, increased collections.

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