Quick Facts

  • Over 15,000 Youth Have Gotten Home Safely

    through the National Runaway Safeline's Home Free bus ticket program since 1995.

    The Family and Youth Services Bureau considers the safety of runaway and homeless youth one of its four core outcomes.

  • 34 Percent Target Youth in Foster Care

    The Family and Youth Services Bureau's Personal Responsibility Education Program targets those most at risk of teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections, including youth in foster care.

  • 25 Percent Target Pregnant and Parenting Teens

    The Family and Youth Services Bureau's Personal Responsibility Education Program targets those most at risk of teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections, including pregnant and parenting teens.

  • Personal Responsibility Education Program Grantees: 22 Percent Target LGBTQ Youth

    The Family and Youth Services Bureau's Personal Responsibility Education Program targets those most at risk of teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections, including lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth.

  • Nearly 2,500 Educators Trained in Evidence-Based Programs

    The Family and Youth Services Bureau's Personal Responsibility Education Program has trained thousands of educators to use teen pregnancy prevention curricula that are effective in reducing teen pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections, and associated sexual risk behaviors.

  • 24,883 Out-of-School Time PREP Program Participants

    The Family and Youth Services Bureau's Personal Responsiblity Education Program provided teen pregnancy prevention and adulthood preparation eduction to more than 24,000 youth when they weren't in school, the hardest time to engage young people.

  • 83 Percent of Youth Felt More Prepared for Adulthood

    More than two thirds of young people who received teen pregnancy prevention and adulthood preparation education from the Family and Youth Services Bureau's Personal Responsibility Education Program felt better prepared for adulthood.

  • Title V Abstinence Education Programs Served 296,960 Participants

    The Family and Youth Services Bureau's Title V State Abstinence Education Program provides young people across the country with strategies for delaying sex and parenthood. 

  • 74 Percent Target Youth in High-Need Areas

    The Family and Youth Services Bureau's Personal Responsibility Education Program provides evidence-based teen pregnancy prevention and adulthood preparation to young people who need it most.

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