About the Family & Youth Services Bureau

What We Do

FYSB supports the organizations and communities that work every day to reduce the risk of youth homelessness, adolescent pregnancy and domestic violence.

FYSB Vision

A future in which all our nation’s youth, individuals and families—no matter what challenges they may face—can live healthy, productive, violence-free lives.

Interoperability Collaborations

The Family and Youth Services Bureau works closely and collaboratively with a number of agencies both within the Department of Health and Human Services and across the government. Learn about our collaborations.


Debbie A. Powell serves as the Acting Associate Commissioner and Deputy Associate Commissioner for the Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB).

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