Find guidelines, protocols, and resources for service providers and other stakeholders to build partnerships with families and youth to achieve permanency and promote positive outcomes for youth.
- Positive youth development
- Transition to adulthood and independent living
- Youth outcomes and program evaluation
- Training for professionals working with youth
- Funding youth services
- Cross-system collaboration to support youth involved with child welfare
Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB)
Promotes positive outcomes for children, youth, and families by supporting a wide range of comprehensive services and collaborations at the local, Tribal, State, and national levels. FYSB is within the Administration on Children, Youth and Families of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Provides interactive tools and other resources to help youth-serving organizations and community partnerships plan, implement, and participate in effective programs for youth.
National Clearinghouse on Families & Youth
Supplies a free information service for communities, organizations, and individuals interested in developing new and effective strategies for supporting young people and their families.
National Resource Center for Youth Development
Increases the capacity and resources of States and Tribes to help youth in care establish permanent connections and achieve successful transitions to adulthood.
National Youth in Transition Database (NYTD)
Collects case-level information on youth in care, including services paid for or provided by the State agencies that administer the Chafee Foster Care Independence Program, as well as the outcome information on youth who are in or who have aged out of foster care.
|Social Media: Tips for Youth in Foster Care|
|Author(s):||Child Welfare Information Gateway
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|Year Published:||2013 - 2 pages|
|Describes the advantages and challenges youth in foster care may encounter when using social media. Topics include ways that social media can be unsafe, ways to stay safe, and things to ask yourself before you post.|
|Youth Involved With Child Welfare|
|Series Title:||Related Organizations Lists|
|Author(s):||Child Welfare Information Gateway.
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|Year Published:||2014 - 0 page|
|Includes resources for and about youth involved with child welfare.|