Quick Facts

    • An elder speaks with two children.

      70% of ANA projects promote intergenerational exchanges, bringing elders and youth together to share cultural knowledge

    • A language mentor poses with her apprentice.

      49 elders and 201 youth, on average, participate in each ANA project, demonstrating our grantees’ commitment to engaging the community

    • Photo from Chickaloon Native Village in Alaska

      Each ANA language project helps approximately 40 youth increase their Native language fluency.

    • Youth is receiving training in science in Alaska

      61 environmental codes for local governments and nonprofits have been developed by ANA grantees in the past six years

    • Illustration of reading glasses. Text: 804,000

      Unmarried grandparents raising a grandchild

      Find the data in the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2011 American Community Survey.

    • Red, white, and blue illustration of text: 10,000 Veterans

      About half the states have more than 10,000 veterans in their child support caseload

      Learn more from the OCSE fact sheet Veterans in the Child Support Caseload.

    • Text: Over 1 Million visits (transparent sillouettes of people in background)

      The number of hits to our website in the past year

      We continue to make enhancements. See the improved Policy page.

    • Text: 72%; illustration of arrows pointing in two directions to dollar bills

      Of total child support collections in FY 2012 were from income withholding

      Income withholding increased by 3 percent, to $22.9 billion. See the OCSE FY 2012 Preliminary Report for details.  

    • Text: $31.6 Billion

      The total child support collections (including non-IV-D collections) in FY 2012

      This amount represents a 1.4% increase in one year. See the OCSE FY 2012 Preliminary Report for details.    

Quick Facts

  • Illustration of dollars and an arrow pointing to two houses

    Percentage of child support collections that went to families in FY 2013

  • Illustration depicting a dollar bill coming out of the flow to a paycheck

    Percentage of child support collected through income withholding from employee paychecks in FY 2013

  • Illustration of dollar bills

    Amount of child support that state and tribal programs collected in FY 2013

  • An estimated 300 thousand young people

    will have been reached with teen pregnancy prevention and adulthood preparation programming by the Family and Youth Services Bureau’s State Personal Responsibility Education Program by September 2014.

  • Teenage Fathers Are 25 Percent

    less likely to receive a high school diploma by age 22 than similar young males who did not become fathers as teens.

    The Family and Youth Services Bureau encourages all Americans to “PREP Teens for the Future.”

  • 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.