Quick Facts

    • Illustration of person with suitcase looking up at airplane, with text $29 Million

      Passport Denial child support collections in 2012

      Voluntarily reported by states, a 7 percent increase over 2011.

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      States and territories participate in the federal Insurance Match

      The federal Insurance Match program matches with 22 state workers’ compensation agencies, 775 insurers, and the U.S. Department of Labor to collect child support.

    • Illustration of hand, palm side up, holding text $2.2 billion

      Federal offset child support collections in 2012

      From the federal tax refund offset and administrative offset programs combined  

    • Youth From 11

      Runaway and Homeless Youth grantees entered the third annual RHY mural contest in 2013.

      See all the entries and read, in their own words, why they are meaningful.

    • 27 percent of young people

      served by the Transitional Living Program are either pregnant or have already had at least one child.

      FYSB’s maternity group homes teach young people parenting skills as well as health and nutrition, family budgeting, and other skills to promote their long-term economic independence and ensure the wellbeing of their children.

    • 32 percent of calls

      to the National Runaway Safeline were made by young people who were in crisis but had not yet run away.

      The FYSB-funded Safeline provides crisis intervention services aimed at reducing family conflict and keeping young people safely at home.

    • 1,678 young people

      received crisis intervention services through the National Runaway Safeline’s new online chat service in 2013.

      FYSB’s Runaway and Homeless Youth Program uses a variety of online and offline strategies to make young people feel comfortable reaching out for help.

    • Sillouette of mother holding toddler; text: 3 out of 10

      Girls become pregnant by age 20

      The National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy is hosting an interactive quiz through May to raise awareness among teens. 

    • Native woman holding baby with text 50 Tribes

      Operate comprehensive tribal child support programs

      Ten more tribes are receiving funding to put a program in place.

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