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with the help of Street Outreach programs funded by the Family and Youth Services Bureau according to RHYMIS.
according to the CDC HIV Surveillance Report 2015.
Source: "Underage Drinking," Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, October 27, 2015.
first experienced some form of partner violence between 11 and 17 years of age according the 2011 CDC nationwide survey .
in the 12 months* before they participated in the 2013 national Youth Risk Behavior Survey. *Vagi, K. J., Olsen, E. O., Basile, K. C., & Vivolo-Kantor, A. M. (2015). Teen dating violence (physical and sexual) among US high school students: Findings from the 2013 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey. JAMA Pediatrics, 169, 474-482.