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Education is a right: Access to college education/opportunities for the homeless youth

The McKinney-Vento Act defines homeless youth and children as those lacking a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence. The definition also includes children and youth who are living in vulnerable conditions (trailer parks, camping grounds, cars, public spaces, etc.), abandoned by parental care, and those who are awaiting foster placement. 293 more words

Children And Youth

A Common Agenda

A Common Agenda is one of the 5 conditions of Collective Impact.

The Common Agenda includes a collective goal. This month we’ve been crafting a goal statement. 95 more words

A Story About Expectations and Being A Kid

My son is playing on a travel ice hockey team.  Most of the time my husband and I are split up managing the kids and the activities and I’m not able to see him play. 163 more words


Creating Healthy Cities for Children

What happens when community and human services organizations and Morgan Stanley team up to create research-driven, comprehensive programs to improve outcomes for children?

The result is… 292 more words

National Human Services Assembly

Chemical safety activities for you! - That's right, YOU!

Extra, extra read all about it! We have plenty of chemical safety activities for the kids in your life. Teach them to be safe around chemicals. 44 more words

Children And Youth

October 15th

Free Introductory Class schedule for this month: October 16th at 7:00pm and October 28th at 5:00pm!! Let your friends know… This class will be business as usual for the regular CrossFitters!! 143 more words


It Takes a Village to Support the American Dream

This post launches our new blog series on poverty. As our nation reflects on its progress in fighting poverty over the last 50 years, this blog series will highlight how psychology can contribute further to this discussion. 819 more words

Children And Youth