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Unaccompanied Youth Toolkit for Shelters and Service Providers

NAEHCY (National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth) has developed this extensive toolkit that breaks down the legislation and services it supports into practical and clear resources, including McKinney-Vento 101 and Protocol for Enrolling Unaccompanied Youth in School. 37 more words


America's Youngest Outcasts; A Report Card on Child Homlessness

Report Finds That One In Thirty Children Experienced Homelessness in 2013:

Nearly 2.5 million children across the United States, or one in thirty, experienced homelessness in 2013, up some 8 percent on a year-over-year basis and an historic high, a report from the National Center on Family Homelessness at the American Institutes for Research finds. 49 more words


The Only Secret I've Been Afraid to Reveal Publicly-- Revealed

Off and on, for about three years, I’ve been a blogger. In the beginning, most of my posts were about my youth, both the bad and good. 743 more words

Current Events

Treasured Bits Needs Your Help!

Treasured Bits not-for-profit is raising funds for Illinois military, veterans, seniors and homeless.  Since we officially opened one week ago we have raised $3,000 for our families in need but it’s not enough!  141 more words


Home Tour

It is amazing what a few inches of cushion makes. We were given a mattress to put in the back of our van and WOW what a difference! 241 more words