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.
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.
- More than 30 percent
of children cared for with CCDF funds are school-age. Learn more about the Child Care and Development Fund.
families per month received child care assistance in FY 2014.
- More than 369,600
child care providers received CCDF funds in FY 2014.
- 1 in 3
Today, nearly one in three children in America are overweight or obese.
ages 15-19, have spoken with their parents about both abstinence and birth control.
About 65% of girls and 53% of boys received formal sex education on both topics, according to the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.