Runaway and homeless children and adolescents living on the streets of cities and having no fixed place of residence.
Persons who have no permanent residence. The concept excludes nomadic peoples.
A behavioral response manifested by leaving home in order to escape from threatening situations. Children or adolescents leaving home without permission is usually implied.
The use of art as an adjunctive therapy in the treatment of neurological, mental, or behavioral disorders.
Disorders related to substance abuse.
Undertaking a task involving a challenge for achievement or a desirable goal in which there is a lack of certainty or a fear of failure. It may also include the exhibiting of certain behaviors whose outcomes may present a risk to the individual or to those associated with him or her.
Any observable response or action of an adolescent.
A province of eastern Canada, one of the Maritime Provinces with NEW BRUNSWICK; PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND; and sometimes NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR. Its capital is Halifax. The territory was granted in 1621 by James I to the Scotsman Sir William Alexander and was called Nova Scotia, the Latin for New Scotland. The territory had earlier belonged to the French, under the name of Acadia. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p871 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p384)
Support systems that provide assistance and encouragement to individuals with physical or emotional disabilities in order that they may better cope. Informal social support is usually provided by friends, relatives, or peers, while formal assistance is provided by churches, groups, etc.
The use of community resources, individual case work, or group work to promote the adaptive capacities of individuals in relation to their social and economic environments. It includes social service agencies.
The statistical manipulation of hierarchically and non-hierarchically nested data. It includes clustered data, such as a sample of subjects within a group of schools. Prevalent in the social, behavioral sciences, and biomedical sciences, both linear and nonlinear regression models are applied.
Sexual activities of humans.
Group composed of associates of same species, approximately the same age, and usually of similar rank or social status.
Sexual behaviors which are high-risk for contracting SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES or for producing PREGNANCY.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Married or single individuals who share sexual relations.
The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
Housing subsidized by tax funds, usually intended for low income persons or families.
Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.
Any of several large carnivorous mammals of the family CANIDAE that usually hunt in packs.
Sound that expresses emotion through rhythm, melody, and harmony.
A tough, malleable, iron-based alloy containing up to, but no more than, two percent carbon and often other metals. It is used in medicine and dentistry in implants and instrumentation.
Stainless steel. A steel containing Ni, Cr, or both. It does not tarnish on exposure and is used in corrosive environments. (Grant & Hack's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Diseases of the domestic dog (Canis familiaris). This term does not include diseases of wild dogs, WOLVES; FOXES; and other Canidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.
The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
Somalia is located on the east coast of Africa on and north of the Equator and, with Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, and Kenya, is often referred to as the Horn of Africa. It comprises Italy's former Trust Territory of Somalia and the former British Protectorate of Somaliland. The capital is Mogadishu.
Legal dissolution of an officially recognized marriage relationship.
Days commemorating events. Holidays also include vacation periods.
Living facilities for humans.
A soft, grayish metal with poisonous salts; atomic number 82, atomic weight 207.19, symbol Pb. (Dorland, 28th)
A group of congenital malformations involving the brainstem, cerebellum, upper spinal cord, and surrounding bony structures. Type II is the most common, and features compression of the medulla and cerebellar tonsils into the upper cervical spinal canal and an associated MENINGOMYELOCELE. Type I features similar, but less severe malformations and is without an associated meningomyelocele. Type III has the features of type II with an additional herniation of the entire cerebellum through the bony defect involving the foramen magnum, forming an ENCEPHALOCELE. Type IV is a form a cerebellar hypoplasia. Clinical manifestations of types I-III include TORTICOLLIS; opisthotonus; HEADACHE; VERTIGO; VOCAL CORD PARALYSIS; APNEA; NYSTAGMUS, CONGENITAL; swallowing difficulties; and ATAXIA. (From Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, p261; Davis, Textbook of Neuropathology, 2nd ed, pp236-46)
An island in the Gulf of St. Lawrence constituting a province of Canada in the eastern part of the country. It is very irregular in shape with many deep inlets. Its capital is Charlottetown. Discovered by the French in 1534 and originally named Ile Saint-Jean, it was renamed in 1799 in honor of Prince Edward, fourth son of George III and future father of Queen Victoria. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p981 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p433)
A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.
A disorder caused by hemizygous microdeletion of about 28 genes on chromosome 7q11.23, including the ELASTIN gene. Clinical manifestations include SUPRAVALVULAR AORTIC STENOSIS; MENTAL RETARDATION; elfin facies; impaired visuospatial constructive abilities; and transient HYPERCALCEMIA in infancy. The condition affects both sexes, with onset at birth or in early infancy.
A plant genus of the family ORCHIDACEAE that is the source of the familiar flavoring used in foods and medicines (FLAVORING AGENTS).
Theory and development of COMPUTER SYSTEMS which perform tasks that normally require human intelligence. Such tasks may include speech recognition, LEARNING; VISUAL PERCEPTION; MATHEMATICAL COMPUTING; reasoning, PROBLEM SOLVING, DECISION-MAKING, and translation of language.
The ability to learn and to deal with new situations and to deal effectively with tasks involving abstractions.
Computer programs based on knowledge developed from consultation with experts on a problem, and the processing and/or formalizing of this knowledge using these programs in such a manner that the problems may be solved.
Approximate, quantitative reasoning that is concerned with the linguistic ambiguity which exists in natural or synthetic language. At its core are variables such as good, bad, and young as well as modifiers such as more, less, and very. These ordinary terms represent fuzzy sets in a particular problem. Fuzzy logic plays a key role in many medical expert systems.
A computer architecture, implementable in either hardware or software, modeled after biological neural networks. Like the biological system in which the processing capability is a result of the interconnection strengths between arrays of nonlinear processing nodes, computerized neural networks, often called perceptrons or multilayer connectionist models, consist of neuron-like units. A homogeneous group of units makes up a layer. These networks are good at pattern recognition. They are adaptive, performing tasks by example, and thus are better for decision-making than are linear learning machines or cluster analysis. They do not require explicit programming.
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"New Report on Youth Homeless Affirms that LGBTQ Youth Disproportionately Experience Homelessness". The Human Rights Campaign. ... Organizations such as the True Colors Fund and the Human Rights Campaign are safe spaces for the homeless LGBT youth to gain ... Brooks, C. Benjamin (June 22, 2017). "LGBT Homeless Youth & Trauma-Informed Care" (PDF). National Coalition Health LGBT. ... October 2, 2004 - Daniel Fetty, a gay man who was hearing-impaired and homeless, was attacked by multiple assailants in Waverly ...
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"How many children are homeless in your school district?" (PDF). Pennsylvania Department of Education. US Census Bureau, ... Investing in PA kids, April 2012 Pennsylvania Department of Education (Revised December 1, 2009 Child Count (Collected July ... The PSSAs are given to all children in grades 3rd through 8th and the three Keystone Exams (literature, Algebra 1, Biology I) ... Additionally, the District was mandated under No Child Left Behind to provide tutoring to struggling pupils at no cost to the ...
"Sussex's Youth Commission speaks to young homeless people in Chichester". West Sussex Today. 3 June 2015. Mosseri-Marlio, ... including the homeless. In early 2016, she worked alongside a number of senior politicians to trial an idea to reduce court ... In 2016, she was re-elected for a second term in office with an increased majority. After selling her leisure business in 2005 ... She was also interviewed on BBC Breakfast in March 2016 about a pilot of a new scheme to tackle domestic violence. The pilot ...
The Happy Foundation provides homeless youth, LGBTQ youth, and other vulnerable youth populations with consistent support ... to homeless children. Happy Hippie "treats at-risk kids with art and animal therapies". In an effort to provide a safe, ... The foundation focuses on youth homelessness (particularly among LGBTQ youth), the LGBTQ community, and other vulnerable ... an organization helping homeless youth in the Los Angeles area; they raised more than $200,000 in twenty-four hours. Cyrus took ...
"How many children are homeless in your school district?" (PDF). Pennsylvania Department of Education. American Fact Finder, US ... Adapted PSSA examinations are given to children in the special education programs. Writing exams were given to children in 5th ... From 2000 to 2010, the number of children in rural counties decreased 7 percent. The decline in the number of children impacted ... Title I funding for low-income children in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act and the No Child Left Behind Act (renamed ...
... education and support centre for homeless and at-risk youth in Ottawa, Ontario. Their programs assist street-involved youth ... "Former homeless youth gives back to Operation Come Home - algonquin times". Retrieved 2018-08-19. "To help ... a United Church minister who had daily dealings with homeless youth in the area of his downtown church. He launched a program ... Youth were provided with beads and used them to make jewelry, which would be sold at kiosks around Ottawa. With Operation Come ...
"After banned bake sale, fundraising for homeless LGBT youth takes off". The Herald Palladium. Retrieved 2016-12-14. "Aull4One ... This leads to the conclusion that we, as Christians, must welcome all children of God - who all fall short of God's ideal - ... Andrews University's response was that while they value LGBT people and recognize that probably 40% of homeless people are LGBT ... "Just the Facts about Sexual Orientation and Youth: A Primer for School Personnel". Retrieved 2016-11-04. ...
Höschler, Christian (2017). Home(less). The IRO Children's Village Bad Aibling, 1948-1951. Berlin: epubli. ISBN 9783745059816. ... From 1948 onwards, the area was home to the IRO Children's Village, a DP camp for unaccompanied children and youth belonging to ... primary and secondary education for children with special needs) Volkshochschule Bad Aibling (adult evening classes) 1840: ... On 9 February 2016, a serious railway accident occurred near the town when two passenger trains collided, causing 11 fatalities ...
Wellman, Alex (19 January 2015). "Mum and kids sleep on police station floor after being made homeless". Mirror. Archived from ... Saafan and her children ended up sleeping the night on the floor of Forest Gate police station. When she contacted Focus E15 ... Mothers pushing children in buggies entered the offices and occupied the show flat. The fake living space was converted into a ... Saafan refused this offer, finding it too far to travel both to take the children to their schools and to commute for her job ...
"When it Comes to Counting the Homeless, It's Women and Children Last". Voice of San Diego. Centers for Disease Control and ... be considered homeless do not identify themselves as homeless and are not seen with groups of homeless people or in homeless ... At least 70% to 85% of all homeless are men. However, it is estimated that there is a larger female homeless population than ... due to societal norms in the United States for women to take care of children in the family. Child-rearing may account for a ...
40K to help homeless kids in the Roanoke Valley". Retrieved October 26, 2016. "Free Meals For Kids At Las ... IRUSA supported a United Way program assisting homeless families with children in Roanoke, VA. In 2017, IRUSA provided food for ... "Homeless, immigrants treated to 'Day of Dignity' in City Heights". Retrieved 2018-02-08. Campbell, ... "On An MLK Day Of Service, Muslims Reach Out To Homeless Folks As Storm Bears Down". Retrieved 2018-02-08. "Great Nonprofits". " ...
Drumgoole, who joined the priesthood in midlife, worked to help homeless youth. List of parks in New York City "Cut ribbon on ... Retrieved August 5, 2016. New York City Department of Parks & Recreation Coordinates: 40°42′40″N 74°00′15″W / 40.71111°N ...
Ehrlich, Brenna (August 24, 2014). "Miley Cyrus turns VMA win into emotional Wrecking Ball with homeless youth tribute". MTV. ... Kids in Love: Mexico Ingles Airplay - Week of January 6, 2018: "Mexico Ingles Airplay". Billboard. January 6, 2018. Retrieved ... Retrieved May 10, 2016. Locker, Melissa (June 3, 2014). "Watch Charli XCX's The Fault In Our Stars Clip for Boom Clap". Time. ... Retrieved May 11, 2016. "Lukas Graham takes 7 Years to the Number 1 on the Official Singles Chart". Official Charts. The ...
Pauley, Rebecca (2012). "A "Little Red Wagon" of Hope - Zach Bonner's Mission to Help Homeless Children". Kids News Inc. ... the Youngster Embarks on a Strenuous Walk to Raise Funds for Homeless Children]. 美国侨报 (in Chinese). Archived from the original ... he founded the organization to aid the 1.3 million homeless children in the United States. Bonner said that, "These kids don't ... If I've helped even one homeless child, I hope I've accomplished that. Zach Bonner on September 14, 2010 In 2010, he walked ...
Villegas also spent time living in homeless shelters and hotels as a youth. He began focusing on hip hop as a teenager after ... As a child, his father was imprisoned, and his mother became involved with another man. During Villegas' adolescence, his ... Skinnyfromthe9 began putting his music on SoundCloud in 2016. In 2017, he released the songs, "Family Rich" featuring Jay ...
Stockman won her award for her work "with homeless children in Machakos, Kenya." Stockman subsequently became one of the fund's ... working first as a full-time teacher at the Katoloni Rehabilitation Centre for street children in Machakos, Kenya and then as a ... In 2016, she moved to The New York Times. Stockman was a winner of an award from the J. W. Saxe Memorial Fund in the 1990s. ... In 2016, she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary. Stockman attended Radcliffe College, graduating in 1996. She was an ...
He never walked past a homeless kid without digging deep into his pockets. - Simon Crean Oliver, Bobbie. "WILLESEE, Donald ... and their six children, Colleen, Mike, Terry, Geraldine, Don junior and Peter. Through Terry, he was the biological paternal ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Edwards, Peter (29 July 2016). "Australia's forgotten foreign minister: Don Willesee". ...
"Arpita Khan Journey: From Homeless Kid To Wedding At Falaknuma Palace". 18 November 2014. Archived from the original on 21 ... Salim Khan was the youngest child of his parents, both of whom died by the time he was 14 years old. His father, Abdul Rashid ... The couple had their first child, a boy, on March 30, 2016. His son, Salman Khan, describes him as a big fan of Kazi Nazrul ... Some years later, they adopted a girl named Arpita, daughter of a homeless woman who died on a Mumbai footpath. Khan's eldest ...
"School Founder 'Seriously Ill' in Prison and Children Beg in the Streets after Closure of Children's Home in Lhasa: New ... such as the homeless, mentally or physically disabled individuals, and migrant workers.[51] One China specialist at the RAND ... Retrieved 8 November 2016.. *^ a b "全国人民代表大会常务委员会关于废止有关劳动教养法律规定的决定". Act of 28 December 2013 (in Chinese). Retrieved 26 May ... Retrieved 26 May 2016.. *^ Amnesty International, "CHINA: "CHANGING THE SOUP
Children and their parents worshiped together. Mothers with young children sat in the back of the church. Other children sat in ... The homeless were not the only outside help. Amana would hire many outside laborers to do industrial and agricultural jobs. ... Then, the child would have to attend Kinderschule until the age of seven. At that point, the child would attend school six days ... Marriage and children[edit]. Originally, marriage was permitted only "with the consent of God" through the Werkzeug. Marriage ...
The festivities begin in the early evening with children's, youths' and women's events, culminating in the men's event when a ... Within hours one hundred houses had been destroyed, and 500 people rendered homeless - 10% of the population. A great part of ... At first some people believed that the fire had been started by children playing with matches, but subsequent investigation has ...
A chronically homeless person is defined as a homeless individual with at least one disabling condition that has been ... and children. The Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center provides physical therapy services to individuals around the ... Housing for Health began enrolling participants on March 1, 2007 and is funded by LA County Homeless Prevention Initiative. ... Housing for Health is a LADHS program that provides chronically homeless patients with housing. ...
... and women and children became homeless migrants, often travelling to Calcutta or another large city in search of organised ... children could be heard "crying bitterly and coughing terribly ... in the pouring monsoon rain ... stark naked, homeless, ... Although very young children and the elderly are usually more susceptible to the effects of starvation and disease, overall in ... In addition to the tens of thousands of children who were orphaned,[265] many were abandoned by the roadside or at orphanages ...
In the southeast there are two million people left homeless.[190]. Iran. Main articles: Kurds in Iran, Kurds of Khorasan, ... Although his uprising is not classified as a nationalist one, his children played significant roles in the emergence and the ... "We are the children of the Medes and Kai Khosrow."[85] However, MacKenzie and Asatrian challenge the relation of the Median ... refusal to register children with Kurdish names, the replacement of Kurdish place names with new names in Arabic, the ...
... the performance helping to raise money for housing abused homeless children.[6][7] Both bands shared the same manager, Alan ... The video included Slash and Duff from Guns N' Roses appearing with the band at a Children of the Night Benefit concert in L.A ... "great white w/ slash n duff - jam @ children of the night". YouTube. 27 March 2006. Archived from the original on 7 July 2014. ... SLASH, Duff McKagan and Great White appear in footage from the Children of the Night Benefit in Los Angeles.. ...
"5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Support the Asexual Youth in Your Life". Everyday Feminism. Retrieved 7 December 2018 ... 2016). Purple Prose: Bisexuality in Britain. Thorntree Press LLC. ISBN 9780996460170. .. *^ Lydia Smith (4 February 2019). " ... Robyn Exton (14 November 2016). "Aces Show Their Hand - What Is Asexuality And Why You Should Know About It". Huffington Post. ... Sally Goldfarb (2016). "Divorcing Marriage from Sex: Radically Rethinking the Role of Sex in Marriage Law in the United States" ...
Due to an increasing number of homeless parrots, they are being euthanised like dogs and cats, and parrot adoption centres and ... akin to that required by a three-year-old child, which many people find themselves unable to provide in the long term.[91] ... Retrieved 1 August 2016.. *^ a b Patt, Jill M. "Bird Behavior and Training". Avian Web: Beauty of Birds. Retrieved 1 August ... Retrieved 6 August 2016.. *^ Idema, Wilt L. (2008). Personal salvation and filial piety: two precious scroll narratives of ...
"Child Development. 81 (6): 1814-1827. doi:10.1111/j.1467-8624.2010.01512.x. PMC 3088085 . PMID 21077866.. ... Helping the homeless in New York City. Such explanations do not imply that humans are always consciously calculating how to ... altruism may be a preferred trait as it may indicate that he is also willing to share resources with her and her children. It ... that has been offered to them and had been hitherto destroyed in useless sacrifices should serve the poor and children. ...
Prepubescent children; though some parents will encourage their children to fast earlier for shorter periods, so the children ... and bring the homeless poor into your house;. when you see the naked, to cover them,. and not to hide yourself from your own ... Most children over age 7 are expected to observe at least the Fast of the Assumption of the Holy Virgin. Dispensations are ... A woman till forty days after giving birth to child or miscarriage. But she must count the day she missed in Ramadan or they ...
Children of an eastern suburb of London, made homeless by the Blitz ... In 1867, Barnardo set up a Ragged School to provide a basic education but was shown the many children sleeping rough. His first ... She helped to inaugurate the London Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, was a keen supporter of the Ragged ... When a boy died after being turned away (the home was full), the policy was instituted of "No Destitute Child Ever Refused ...
7.1 Alleged abuse of street children. *7.2 Temporary relocation of homeless people ... Temporary relocation of homeless people[edit]. Homeless people were temporarily relocated. The government alleged this was to ... "DSWD denies children are caged to keep them off streets; Soliman says street children part of the Papal Visit". Department of ... Alleged abuse of street children[edit]. MailOnline made an exclusive report on January 14 about alleged children rights ...
Ning de Coninck-Smith (1992). "Copenhagen Children's Lives and the Impact of Institutions, c. 1840-1920". History Workshop (33 ... Homeless World Cup football contest held.. *2008 *Royal Danish Playhouse opens in Frederiksstaden. ... Ning de Coninck-Smith (1990). "Where Should Children Play? City Planning Seen From Knee-Height: Copenhagen 1870 to 1920". ... Children's Environments Quarterly. 7. JSTOR 41514760.. *^ a b James C. Docherty; Peter Lamb (2006). "Chronology". Historical ...
... and mothers whose children were exposed to contaminated water at a daycare center and who developed elevated PFOA levels have ... 385,000 in damages and left 13 families homeless.[48][49][50] ... Retrieved 29 April 2016.. *^ a b c "Editorial: 25 years of ... Ignasher, Jim (May 6, 2016). "Pease Air Force Base - April 15, 1958". Retrieved June 30, 2017.. ... The KC-46A is scheduled to enter the Air Force inventory during fiscal year 2016, and Pease ANGB is programmed to receive its ...
... leaving an estimated 3.3 million homeless in Pakistan. ... Every Last Child. *. Fairy Meadows National Park. *. Gasherbrum ...
"My children, my children, he's murdered my nanny".[104] Pathologist Keith Simpson outlined his post-mortem examination, ... reporters in New Zealand interviewed a homeless British expatriate who neighbours claimed was the missing earl.[142] ... The two last spoke on the telephone at about 8:00 pm on 7 November.[59][60] After putting the younger children to bed, at about ... I will also lie doggo for a bit but I am only concerned for the children If you can manage it I want them to live with you - ...
The Homeless Mental health is not only prevalent among children and young adults, but also the homeless. it's evident that ... Friends and family also play an important role in the child's mental health stability and treatment.[45] If the child is young ... Parents are sometimes held responsible for their child's illness.[46] People also say that the parents raised their children in ... Psychiatrist Thomas Szasz compared that 50 years ago children were either categorized as good or bad, and today "all children ...
192 per month for the first and second child, €198 for the third and €223 for each child thereafter, until they attain 25 years ... Homeless Vulnerability Index. *Misery index (economics). *Gini coefficient. *Genuine progress indicator (GPI) ... "Federal Ministry of Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth". Retrieved 8 November 2017.. ... A good example of this would be the reform of the Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) program. Per AFDC, some amount ...
Retool the Homeless Crisis Response System *Objective 10: Transform homeless services to crisis response systems that prevent ... To prevent and end homelessness for families, youth, and children by 2020. ... The Interagency Council on the Homeless was authorized by Title II of the landmark Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act ... Homeless Emergency Assistance and Rapid Transition to Housing (HEARTH) Act of 2009 ...
Homeless youth display greater risk of mental health issues, behavioral problems, and substance abuse, than any other homeless ... "Homeless youth in the United States: Recent research findings and intervention approaches." In National symposium on ... and Transgender Youth Who Are Homeless". The American Journal of Orthopsychiatry. 84 (1): 66-72. doi:10.1037/h0098852. PMC ... homeless youth identifying as LGBTQ+ are exposed to greater rates of physical and sexual abuse, and higher risk for sexually- ...
... award donated to homeless and to political prisoners] (in Russian). Archived from the original on 6 June 2012. Retrieved ... Some time in late 2012 or early 2013, Vorotnikov, Sokol and their two children fled Russia for Italy, despite their outstanding ... a b Fugitive Russian Protest Artist, Now Putin Supporter, Seeks Asylum In Europe, Radio Free Europe (23 September 2016) ... In September 2016 Oleg Vorotnikov stated (while he and his wife Natalia Sokol were seeking asylum in Czech Republic) that he ...
More than 350,000 people attend from Mexico and abroad.[92] In 2009, Nobel prize winner Orhan Pamuk, German children's author ... Officially, 206 people were killed, nearly 500 injured and 15,000 were left homeless. The estimated monetary damage ranges ... Retrieved January 23, 2016.. *^ a b c d e f g h "Fin de semana en Guadalajara (Jalisco)" (in Spanish). Mexico City: Mexico ... Jericallas are a typical Guadalajara dessert that is similar to flan, that was created to give children proper nutrients while ...
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  • 2017: Deborah Anna Luepnitz, Ph.D., "Insight For All: Psychotherapy With Homeless Adults and Children. (
  • On the night of January 25, 2017 there were 964 people who were literally homeless in the Fairfax-Falls Church community. (
  • The total decrease in the homeless population from 2008 to 2017 is 47%, which represents 871 less people homeless on one night in January 2017 then there were on one night in January 2008. (
  • The primary reduction from 2016 to 2017 was in families in transitional housing. (
  • There were 114 families in 2016 and 56 in 2017, representing a change of 177 individuals. (
  • For families whose homelessness was due to domestic violence, the number of families (60) in 2017 decreased 31 percent (27) from the number of families in 2016 (87). (
  • In 2017-18, an estimated 10% (around 460,000) of Australian children aged 0-14 were reported to have asthma as a long-term condition. (
  • In 2017, around 3 in 5 children aged 0-4 (925,900 children) usually attended some form of child care. (
  • In 2017, nearly 296,000 (90%) of eligible children were enrolled in a preschool program in the year before full-time school. (
  • It is that 100,000 more children were living in poverty in this country in 2018-19 than in the previous year (DWP figures) and that an estimated 4.3 million children are living in poverty today (Social Metrics Commission). (
  • In 2018, two-thirds (67%) of children aged 0-14 participated in organised physical activities outside of school hours at least once a fortnight. (
  • however, child deaths from asthma are relatively low (23 deaths of children 2014-2016) (AIHW 2011, 2018). (
  • 2018). Children who arrive at school 'ready' are more likely to do well in future years (see Transition to primary school ). (
  • Existing law authorizes certain foster children living in emergency shelters to receive educational services at the emergency shelter as necessary for short periods of time for specified reasons. (
  • The organization builds and renovates shelters for America's homeless families and individuals through 17 local chapters across the country, each working with the local building industry to give back to the community. (
  • HomeAid Houston, a 501(c)(3) charity sponsored by the Greater Houston Builders Association, identifies long term, stable homeless care providers who need additional capacity and pairs them with GHBA builders, vendors and suppliers who donate their time, materials and labor to help build transitional homeless shelters. (
  • The homeless - or severely housing deprived - population includes people living in "severely inadequate housing", such as shelters, crowded homes or houses without proper amenities. (
  • In Pitts v. Black, a 1984 lawsuit, the Coalition successfully argued that homeless people in New York should be permitted to register to vote even if they reside in shelters or on the streets. (
  • Many shelters do not allow pets, so these youth may be limited in where they can sleep,' Coe explained. (
  • The researchers argued that pet-friendly shelters are needed to accommodate homeless people who have dogs and other animals. (
  • As a result, many homeless shelters organize intervention camps for homeless youth in order to raise awareness about HIV prevention and treatment practices. (
  • Unfortunately, these shelters do not have enough financial resources to spread awareness to every homeless youth in their geographical region. (
  • In my research, we have developed two different algorithms to solve this problem for homeless shelters in Los Angeles. (
  • We have actually tested our algorithms in the real-world with 173 homeless youth in Los Angeles based homeless shelters to see if they are of any use. (
  • Our results show that our algorithms outperform state-of-the-art methods in current use at homeless shelters by over 185%: i.e., our algorithms are able to strategically select influential homeless youth who can spread awareness to 185% more homeless youth. (
  • This led to the realization that if we ever want to deploy our algorithms nationwide with many different homeless shelters, then we need to develop an explanation system which can automatically explain the solutions of our algorithm to homeless shelter officials. (
  • Furthermore, being a minor (i.e., 17 years old or younger), experiencing homelessness in rural communities, and lower engagement in homeless services (e.g., emergency shelters and transitional living programs) were all associated with lower probability of exiting into RRH over time, taking into account the possibility of other competing homelessness exits. (
  • Beaven-Desjardins were Michele Anderson, a human trafficking specialist for Covenant House, an agency with shelters in Toronto and Vancouver that help homeless youth in myriad ways, and Dawn Harvard, president of the Native Women's Association of Canada. (
  • End the sweeps," said Jerry Burton, a homeless man who said he chose to live on the streets after getting sick while staying at homeless shelters. (
  • Eva's operates two emergency shelters - the 40-bed Eva's Place and the 33-bed Eva's Satellite - as well as the Eva's Phoenix transitional housing facility for 50 youth who can stay there for up to a year. (
  • She was a Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) intern with CCH in summer 2016, assisting with outreach in schools and family shelters. (
  • Every year, hundreds of volunteers bundle up and head to hotels, emergency shelters, camps and soup kitchens, determined to answer two questions: how many people are homeless in the Louisville area and who are they? (
  • The RHYTPA reauthorizes the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act, and also includes important protections for trafficking victims and a commitment to not discriminate against youth based on their sexual orientation or gender identity. (
  • For example, a youth must meet the definition of homeless to qualify for protections and services under such federal laws as the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act and the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act . (
  • The Runaway and Homeless Youth Act defines homeless youth as individuals under the age of 18 or between the ages of 16-22, depending on the program the youth is participating in. (
  • Some states have adopted federal definitions of youth homelessness under the McKinney-Vento Act and the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act. (
  • More than half of homeless adults were working, studying, or both. (
  • Homeless young adults are at risk for alcohol and other drug (AOD) use and risky sexual behavior. (
  • In addition, children ages 12 through 17 years are more than twice as likely as adults 65 years and older to live in poor families (Figure 3). (
  • Homeless adolescents and young adults are considered one of the most vulnerable populations worldwide with an estimated 100 million globally and 500,000 to 2.8 million in the US alone. (
  • Homeless adolescents and young adults frequently report histories of childhood physical and/or sexual abuse (Robertson & Toro, 1999) and are disconnected from family, housing, and social services (Gaetz, 2004). (
  • Substance use disorders are common among homeless adolescents and young adults, with studies estimating that 69 to 86 percent meet diagnostic criteria for at least one substance use disorder (Baer, Ginzler, & Peterson, 2003). (
  • Overall, treatment for substance use disorders is a priority when intervening with homeless adolescents and young adults, not only because of the high prevalence of substance use disorders in this population, but also because of the multitude of negative consequences associated with it. (
  • Predictors of homeless services re- entry within a sample of adults receiving homelessness prevention and rapid re-housing program (HPRP) assistance. (
  • In the past few years, colouring has gone from being the primary domain of children to being one of the most popular pastimes for adults around the world. (
  • Andrew Sullivan: When the Ideologues Come for the Kids Adults are being forced to obey the new norms of social justice or face ostracism. (
  • Homeless Arizona young adults, ages 18-25, were interviewed for this study. (
  • When asked if they had been pressured or forced into having sex for money, drugs, food, clothing, a place to stay or for protection, 66 young homeless adults - one in three - identified as being a sex trafficking victim. (
  • This initiative by the Walter S. Johnson Foundation presents information and resources for Campus Professionals, Foster Youth Scholars, Supportive Adults, and those wanting to Get Involved. (
  • Homeless young adults ages 18-25 exhibit high rates of alcohol and other drug (AOD) use, and sexual risk behaviors such as unprotected sex. (
  • While there is a great deal of research about the homeless in general, there is far less about homeless youth and young adults. (
  • During that time period there was a decline in numbers throughout the homeless system, including in families, children in families, adults in families, single adults, people experiencing chronic homelessness, and families experiencing domestic violence. (
  • Single adults increased by two percent (8 people) compared to 2016. (
  • 80 percent (150) of the adults in homeless families were female. (
  • 44 percent (216) of single adults who were homeless suffered from serious mental illness and/or substance abuse, a slight increase from last year. (
  • Figures published this month revealed 7,941 homeless people - 5,046 adults and 2,895 children - were in emergency accommodation in June, a 30 per cent increase on the same time last year. (
  • The Forum for Youth Investment helps adults get young people ready for life. (
  • Gelberg L, Gallagher TC, Anderson RM, Koegel P. Competing Priorities as a barrier to medical care among homeless adults in Los Angeles. (
  • LEWISTON, Maine (AP) - A Lewiston non-profit group will receive more than $185,000 from the federal government to expand its outreach services for homeless youths, runaway children and families in crisis. (
  • It also served more than 500 young people in its drop-in center and placed 86 percent of homeless youths in permanent housing. (
  • Their tummies were full, thanks to the Women of St. Michael, a small group making a big impact on Kids' University, two one-week camps at UT Dallas that encourage local homeless youths to make college dreams a reality. (
  • While significant progress has been made in reducing the number of homeless veterans in the city (officials say the number now stands at 486, down from 4600 in 2012), the Bill de Blasio administration is now facing a larger and more complicated challenge: homelessness among youths, those with mental illnesses and families with children. (
  • Others define runaway and some states do not mention homeless youths at all or refer to youth experiencing homelessness as unruly, incorrigible or vagrant. (
  • HUD has prioritized these two populations in the recent years, and also asks that agencies categorize the homeless as youths, by gender and parental status. (
  • Once homeless, LGBTQ youth are left to provide for themselves, and are sometimes left with no other choice than relying on survival sex, which involves trading sex for essential items, such as food, shelter, drugs, or money. (
  • This can be a very dangerous reality for LGBTQ youth, as LGBTQ homeless youth experience an average of 7.4 more acts of sexual violence toward them than their heterosexual peers. (
  • A study in New York by the Urban Institute , called Surviving the Streets of New York , found that while many LGBTQ youth engaged in survival sex to meet their basic needs, a smaller percentage were trafficked by another person. (
  • Traffickers may target LGBTQ youth by promising good work and pay, or offering them the things they need most - shelter, food, love, and support. (
  • If we want to end human trafficking within this vulnerable population, we must break the cycle of LGBTQ youth homelessness. (
  • According to Surviving the Streets , the majority of LGBTQ youth wanted to stop trading sex, but lacked support from their communities to do so. (
  • Partnerships between LGBTQ youth providers, anti-trafficking services providers, and law enforcement are crucial to ensuring that LGBTQ trafficking survivors receive affirming care and services through every step of their journey. (
  • These partnerships are important in building trust between providers and LGBTQ youth, providing peer education, and developing culturally competent policies and procedures. (
  • Click here to see our introductory fact sheet for LGBTQ youth providers and our guide for anti-trafficking providers . (
  • Even more troubling, LGBTQ youth remain overrepresented in the juvenile justice system for charges related to commercial sex. (
  • Identifying and serving LGBTQ Youth: Case Studies of Runaway and Homeless Youth Program Grantees. (
  • The researchers hope the study, entitled "Surviving the Streets of New York," will provide insight into a little-understood world and demonstrate the need for more government-funded shelter beds and other resources focused on LGBTQ youth. (
  • Ironically, the lead author of the study pointed out, the greater acceptance of gay rights in recent years may actually have heightened the need for shelter beds for LGBTQ youth. (
  • The coalition has engaged in landmark litigation to protect the rights of homeless people, including the right to shelter and the right to vote, and also advocates for long-term solutions to the problem of homelessness. (
  • In 1979, in the case Callahan v. Carey, Robert Hayes, attorney and founder of the Coalition, achieved a landmark precedent in New York City, establishing that all homeless individuals have the right to emergency shelter. (
  • HealthDay News) -- Pets may bring many health benefits to homeless children, but they can also make it tougher to find shelter or to use other social services, new Canadian research suggests. (
  • On any given night in the U.S., an estimated 1.7 million youth are without safe, reliable shelter. (
  • Youth who experience homelessness have to overcome significant obstacles when it comes to locating safe shelter, staying safe, meeting their daily needs, and building healthy relationships within the community. (
  • We realized that when we asked homeless shelter officials to call in a set of homeless youth for our intervention, they always found our recommended youth to be counter-intuitive. (
  • For support of an emergency shelter for runaway and homeless youth. (
  • The money is used for providing safe shelter, 24/7 crisis counselling, nutritious food, education counselling, employment training, independent living skills training and a range of other programs and services to help youth between the ages of 16 and 24 who are experiencing homelessness. (
  • Jennifer, 30, says she was kicked out of a shelter after 10 days because she "couldn't prove" she was homeless. (
  • Jennifer, 30, has been homeless for eight months, after being kicked out of a shelter where she had been for just 10 days. (
  • Second of all, we were in a shelter for 10 days and they kicked us out because we couldn't prove we were homeless. (
  • The Road Home estimates that the cost to spare families the environment of its downtown Salt Lake City homeless shelter has risen to nearly $4,400 per night - or more than twice what the state has allocated. (
  • The Road Home, which spent $10.8 million in 2016 to serve more than 6,000 people in shelter, used the new state allocation to hire case managers and housing locators, and it received $100,000 to eliminate barriers to housing, like missing back rent or lease initiation fees. (
  • For example, since 1983 Massachusetts has been one of only two states (besides New York) that has a right-to-shelter law for families with children. (
  • However, after the thirty days end, they will be asked to leave and have to move to a homeless shelter where the stay there is again restricted, varying from three to six months. (
  • A detailed new study of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer youth in New York City, released Wednesday by the nonprofit Urban Institute, sheds light on "survival sex," or trading sex for cash or shelter. (
  • Of the youth interviewed in the study, nearly half said they were living in a shelter, and another ten percent said they lived on the street. (
  • sleeping arrangements—mainly unsheltered (e.g., sleeping in public places) or sheltered (e.g., homeless shelter or transitional housing). (
  • For example, recovery outcomes can be enhanced, and social isolation diminished, through the use of advocates who assertively link persons who are homeless to community-based support programs (National Alliance to End Homelessness, 2006). (
  • For example, the National Alliance to End Homelessness defines homeless youth as unaccompanied individuals ages 12 to 24, while the National Coalition for the Homeless defines homeless youth as individuals under the age of 18. (
  • Not America's homeless youth. (
  • Learn more about child sex trafficking in America by ordering your copy of Renting Lacy: A Story of America's Prostituted Children today! (
  • More than half of the homeless population were younger than 25. (
  • Better understanding the factors underlying racial/ethnic differences in daily smoking among homeless youth may help inform programs to reduce smoking in this population. (
  • Our idea was the following: Can we develop AI based algorithms which can harness the friendship based social network of the target homeless youth population to strategically choose participants of intervention camps in a way which maximizes the spread of awareness about HIV among homeless youth in the real world? (
  • Children under 18 years represent 23 percent of the population, but they comprise 32 percent of all people in poverty. (
  • Despite the challenges experienced by these youth, current research offers limited guidance regarding how to intervene and treat this population (Edidin et al. (
  • The ACF Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation is leading a project to identify the knowledge base related to human trafficking and child welfare, identify risk factors for trafficking using state administrative data systems, further test measures and promising models, and develop designs for studies to inform services related to human trafficking and the child welfare population. (
  • Sadly, the mortality rate for homeless people is four times the rate of the Sacramento general population," Nottoli said. (
  • The report, which is issued annually, said that the suicide rate among the homeless is 16 times greater - and the homicide rate 31 times greater - than it is among the general population. (
  • Each year, the Homeless Outreach Population Estimate (HOPE) rallies 3000 volunteers, who disperse throughout the five boroughs of New York City to do a headcount - a system that is often criticised by social service groups as inaccurate. (
  • The count in Clark and Floyd counties is performed based on what local leaders have learned about the area's homeless population. (
  • Women and families represent the fastest growing groups of the homeless population in the United States . (
  • [1] Approximately 34% of the homeless population are families with children. (
  • Homeless women are more likely to have experienced childhood sexual abuse and/or foster care and adult partner abuse than the average female population. (
  • [5] In 2005, fifty percent of United States cities reported that domestic violence is a primary cause of homelessness, and in New York City specifically, it is reported that about fifty percent of their homeless population had been abused and twenty-five percent of their homeless population was homeless as a direct result of domestic violence. (
  • Female veterans make up a very low percentage of the homeless population and so they are typically not included in the literature. (
  • Within the literature on homeless veterans there seems to be no concern for the lack of discussion of women veterans within the population of homeless females. (
  • Asgary R. Cancer screening in the homeless population. (
  • While there is little hard data about the size of the LGBTQ homeless youth population or the pervasiveness of survival sex within this group, it's estimated that some 40 percent of New York City's homeless youth population is LGBTQ. (
  • Response, however, has been constrained by the absence of credible data on the size and characteristics of the population and reliable means to track youth homelessness over time. (
  • P.L. 110–378), which calls for replicable national prevalence and incidence estimates of youth homelessness and data concerning the population’s needs and characteristics. (
  • Israeli violations of international law and international humanitarian law in the oPt continued during the reporting period (11 - 17 February 2016). (
  • During the reporting period, Israeli forces killed 6 Palestinian civilians, including 3 children and a young woman, in the West Bank, 2 of whom were killed in occupied Jerusalem. (
  • On 13 February 2016, Israeli forces deployed in al-Sahlah Street in the centre of Hebron shot and killed Kalzar al-Ewaiwe (18) after she stabbed an Israeli soldier at the military checkpoint near the Shari'a Court. (
  • Israeli forces claimed that the two children had opened fire from a homemade automatic gun at a military vehicle guarding the wall. (
  • The Israeli media published a photo of a homemade machine gun, which was a simulation of an M16, claiming that it belonged to the 2 children. (
  • On 14 February 2016, Israeli police officers opened fire at Mansour al-Shawamrah (20) and Omer Amr (20), both from al-Qbaiba village, northwest of occupied Jerusalem, while being present in front of the walls of the Old City, near the light rail, under the pretext of an alleged shooting at Israeli soldiers. (
  • Israeli violations of international law and international humanitarian law in the oPt continued during the reporting period (07 - 13 January 2016). (
  • During the reporting period, Israeli forces killed nine Palestinian civilians, including two children, in the West Bank and a member of a Palestinian armed group in the Gaza Strip. (
  • Additionally, in excessive use of force, on 09 January 2016, Israeli forces stationed at al-Hamrah checkpoint, southeast of Tubas, killed two Palestinian civilians claiming that one of them attempted to stab Israeli soldiers searching cars at the aforementioned checkpoint. (
  • On 12 January 2016, Israeli forces killed Srour Abu Srour (19), a student at al-Quds Open University, from Ayda refugee camp, north of Bethlehem. (
  • The latest demolition by the Israeli Civil Administration in Khirbet Tana, on the outskirts of Nablus city, 'displaced ten families with 36 members, including 11 children, and affected the livelihoods of five additional families,' Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) for occupied Palestinian territory said in a statement. (
  • Since the beginning of 2016, the Israeli forces have destroyed or dismantled 323 homes and other structures across the West Bank. (
  • Wellington N.Z. : Oranga Tamariki Ministry for Children, 2019. (
  • The 2019 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress, Part 1: Point-in-Time Estimates of Homelessness. (
  • Mrs Swannell said some of the homeless had bad credit ratings or had large families who landlords wouldn't take on. (
  • Many more children live in families with incomes just above the poverty threshold. (
  • 1 Among all children, 44 percent live in low-income families and approximately one in every five (21 percent) live in poor families. (
  • Among our oldest children, adolescents age 12 through 17 years, 40 percent live in low-income families and 19 percent live in poor families. (
  • The percentage of adolescent children living in low-income families (both poor and near poor) has been on the rise -increasing from 35 percent in 2008 to nearly 40 percent in 2014 (Figure 2). (
  • Does the percentage of children in low-income families vary by children's age? (
  • The overall percentages of children under 18 years who live in low-income and poor families vary by age group. (
  • Adolescents are less likely to live in low-income families than younger children (Figure 4). (
  • This document, published by the Office of Planning, Research & Evaluation (OPRE) in March 2016, outlines how different types of research and evaluation generate information and answer empirical questions related to the human services provided by the Administration for Children & Families (ACF). (
  • Crisis Line counselors listen and provide critical information, referrals, and crisis intervention to youth and families struggling with such issues as family conflict, runaway episodes, homelessness, suicide, abuse and neglect, domestic violence, sexual orientation and gender identity, and other crises. (
  • Section Two reviews the local and overseas research on effective support interventions, and the effectiveness of models, services, and interventions currently in place in New Zealand for teenage parents, their children, and their families and whanau. (
  • Topics include home visiting services and services targeting fathers, perinatal mental health, parents with disability, Indigenous families, parents from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and young homeless parents. (
  • MAYA'S House is a drop-in center for children under five whose families are homeless. (
  • Families come from Remedies, the domestic violence agency, Rockford Rescue Mission and other organizations where children are attached to the parents. (
  • Children from families that are homeless experience serious mental illness at 3 times the rate of children who are housed. (
  • 22 families consisting of 164 individuals, including 105 children, were rendered homeless. (
  • It's not just that children from families receiving benefits need free school meals in the holidays. (
  • Former homelessness adviser to the government, Dame Louise Casey, in a BBC interview ( ) warned that the UK faces 'a period of destitution' in which families 'can't put shoes on' their children. (
  • We also hope their friends and families who sponsor them for the walk get exposure to the topic as well as Eva's work to end youth homelessness. (
  • The number of families living in motels had risen to a high of 28 in early August, when Road Home Executive Director Matt Minkevitch told the state Homeless Coordinating Committee that it was still summer and "about as slow as we're going to get around here. (
  • As of late last week, the number of homeless families in motels had climbed again, from 28 families to 44 - totaling 189 people. (
  • Then, state officials contemplated spending $1.75 million per year on motel vouchers for 170 people in homeless families. (
  • Unlike homeless individuals, whom you may pass on a city sidewalk, homeless families exist mostly unseen. (
  • This hidden-in-plain-sight aspect compelled Richard Schweid, a documentary reporter and the author of nine previous nonfiction books, to embark on a years' long, multi-city study of homeless families. (
  • The result is "Invisible Nation: Homeless Families in America. (
  • Since the turn of this century, causes of the dramatic rise in homeless families are numerous: low-wage jobs with no benefits, high rents, crushing medical bills, domestic violence and harsh changes in rental and eviction laws. (
  • Beginning in 2003 and continuing past the Recession, Schweid lived for a few months at a time in Nashville (his hometown), Boston, Fairfax (Virginia), Portland (Oregon), and Trenton (New Jersey), interviewing homeless families and agencies that serve them. (
  • In recent years, Massachusetts, like other states, has had to tighten eligibility requirements as budgets have shrunk, so more homeless families nationwide have been left out of the system. (
  • McKinney-Vento defines terms, including homeless , homeless living situations and individuals and families at risk of homelessness. (
  • Persons in families decreased by 18 percent (103 people) compared to 2016. (
  • People in families accounted for 49 percent of all homeless persons counted, consisting of 143 families with 474 people. (
  • 17 percent (24) of families were considered "youth households", as all the family members were under the age of 25 years old. (
  • There are families out there, there are children out there," Garman said, reflecting on her experience last year. (
  • Greenacres Fire Rescue responded to the scene and determined the children needed to be transported to Palms West Medical Center and placed them in custody of the Florida Department of Children and Families. (
  • [2] Among homeless families, 0 percent are female-headed. (
  • Most homeless families in the United States are led by a young single mother without familial support and material resources. (
  • Alison Farnham, chief executive of the Child Poverty Action Group, said: "As today's report makes clear, for all the talk about helping just managing families, if you scratch below the surface, we have the highest ever proportion of poor people in households with jobs. (
  • Identifying and resourcing minors experiencing homelessness relies on a patchwork of providers from Runaway Homeless Youth grantees, McKinney Vento liaisons and the Department of Children and Families. (
  • HIV risk behavior and HIV testing: A comparison of rates and associated factors among homeless and runaway adolescents in two cities. (
  • Systematic Review of Factors That Impact Implementation Quality of Child Welfare, Public Health, and Education Programs for Adolescents: Implications for Juvenile Drug Treatment Courts. (
  • For support of transitional housing for homeless women and children. (
  • For renovation costs of 3918 Ridgewood Avenue for use as a transitional home for the homeless in Baltimore City. (
  • About 7 percent of homeless people live in rural areas, but homeless advocates say services in those areas don't get as much federal funding as they deserve - partly because the number of homeless people might be underestimated. (
  • The suit asks for class certification , which would make all the city's homeless plaintiffs in the case, and entitled to any damages. (
  • Trained volunteers will gather for the count in downtown Louisville before dawn Thursday and head out to their designated areas to find the city's homeless. (
  • establish and operate a Homeless Youth Basic Material Needs Assistance Program for homeless youth in California. (
  • Register now for the 2016 Southern California Sexual Health Summit! (
  • SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 06: Host Conan O'Brien speaks onstage during the 5th Annual NFL Honors at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on February 6, 2016 in San Francisco, California. (
  • McGinley L. In the woods and the shadows, street medicine treats the nation's homeless. (
  • The authors want to thank Ruthie Brownfield, Ali Johnson, and Fred Mills of the RAND Survey Research Group for their assistance with data collection and intervention delivery, the two drop-in centers for their support of this research, and the youth who participated in the study. (
  • Calling 2016 the biggest year yet for the MAPS 3 initiative , Cornett boasted about a fairground expo center, senior wellness centers, and the construction of whitewater rapids along the Oklahoma River. (
  • Data from this brief are derived from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Youth Risk Behavior Survey. (
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health Statistics Tables for U.S. Children: National Health Interview Survey, 2016, table C-1, (
  • Drop-in centers for homeless youth take a low barrier approach to addressing both their basic needs (e.g., food, hygiene, clothing) and higher level needs (e.g., substance use treatment, mental health care, HIV/STD-related programs). (
  • Prior studies indicate that youth who use drop-in centers show improvements in health-related behaviors over time. (
  • Drop-in centers for homeless youth address basic needs for food, hygiene, and clothing but can also provide critical services that address youth's "higher level" needs (e.g., substance use treatment, mental health care, HIV-related programs). (
  • Unlike other services that have restrictive rules, drop-in centers typically try to break down barriers and take a "come as you are" approach to engaging youth in services. (
  • AB-379 Foster youth: homeless children or youth: complaint of noncompliance: exemption from local graduation requirements. (
  • An act to amend Sections 48853, 48853.5, 49069.5, 51225.1, and 51225.2 of, and to amend the heading of Chapter 5.5 (commencing with Section 48850) of Part 27 of Division 4 of Title 2 of, the Education Code, relating to foster youth. (
  • The bill would also require information regarding the requirements of these provisions relating to educational and school placements of certain foster youth to be included in a specified annual notification. (
  • 2) Existing law requires each local educational agency, as defined, to designate a staff person as the educational liaison for foster children, as defined. (
  • Existing law requires the educational liaison to ensure and facilitate the proper educational placement, enrollment in school, and checkout from school of foster children, and to assist foster children when transferring from one school to another school or from one school district to another school district in ensuring the proper transfer of credits, records, and grades. (
  • In episodes that amount to assaults, these intrusive women, for apparently arbitrary reasons, have masterminded three shocking onslaughts in which they made off with Liz' children and deposited them in unsafe places with abusive foster parents. (
  • A six-year-old Texas girl turned her own heartache into a very special Christmas for the less fortunate by donating her birthday presents to homeless and foster children. (
  • Wednesday, Alexis delivered a truck full of toys to youngsters at the Children's Center of Galveston, a non-profit which currently serves more than 100 homeless and foster children, KHOU reported . (
  • This guide was developed by higher education and child welfare leaders to provide a sound collaborative framework for improving postsecondary supports for students from foster care. (
  • Several studies have reported pronounced racial/ethnic differences in smoking behavior among homeless youth. (
  • Toward continued support of comprehensive services for the homeless and needy in Baltimore City. (
  • One thing we're changing -- we're trying to make sure we're sending people out in the field who already volunteer or work in services for the homeless," Fry said. (
  • Under the federal McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act , homeless children and youth are broadly defined, without a specific age range. (
  • Earlier this year, the Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act (RHYTPA) of 2015 was introduced in the House of Representatives. (
  • OTIP collaborated with other ACF partners in a project led by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation to examine, create, and pre-test a screening tool to identify victims of human trafficking in youth-serving settings. (
  • The evaluation was led by the ACF Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation (OPRE) with key partners at the ACF Family and Youth Services Bureau and Office on Trafficking in Persons. (
  • The HHS Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation led a project to determine how HHS programs are addressing the needs of victims of human trafficking, including domestic victims (i.e., citizens and legal permanent residents), with a priority focus on domestic youth. (
  • Covenant House launched its comprehensive plan to combat sex trafficking in 2016. (
  • Though many believe human trafficking involves only foreign victims, young girls and women from Barrie, Kingston, Oshawa, Mississauga and across the GTA are increasingly victimized, according to Michele Anderson, a human trafficking specialist with Covenant House, an agency for homeless youth. (
  • They don't get to go home at the end of the day or on weekends,' says Michele Anderson, a specialist in human trafficking at Toronto-based Covenant House, the largest agency in Canada for homeless youth. (
  • Any child in the US could be at risk of being trafficked, but a new study released this winter by the Arizona State University School of Social Work, and funded by the McCain Institute for International Leadership , highlights youth who face multiple vulnerabilities putting them at high risk for trafficking. (
  • Of the 199 homeless youth surveyed, one-third identified themselves as victims of sex trafficking. (
  • The Demanding Justice Arizona Field Assessment explored criminal justice outcomes and dynamics, making recommendations for how the state can further combat demand to protect children from sex trafficking. (
  • We also join the call to action of this study to focus interventions for sex trafficked youth on runaway and homeless youth and on the role of the internet in facilitating the sex trafficking of youth across the socio-economic spectrum. (
  • Hello Jen, thank you for your interest in helping to end child trafficking. (
  • The national Youth Risk Behavior Survey monitors priority health risk behaviors that contribute to the leading health and social issues in the United States. (
  • The current study assessed the relative influence of both injunctive and descriptive norms in the context of different referent groups (i.e., family, street peers, home-based peers, and staff members) on past 30-day methamphetamine, heroin, and injection drug use behaviors of homeless youth. (
  • Eventually, we hope our algorithms can de deployed nationwide (even worldwide) in order to protect the lives of thousands of homeless youth. (
  • We are going to reach 3,000 probably next month but we have gotten so used to having thousands of homeless children that is barely going to register unfortunately. (
  • In fact, previous studies show that homeless youth are at 10X greater risk of HIV infection than stably housed populations. (
  • Conducting intervention studies with homeless populations can be difficult, particularly in terms of retaining participants across multiple sessions and locating them for subsequent follow-up assessments. (
  • Legislators are tackling the problem in a variety of ways, including adopting state definitions of youth homelessness, addressing the disparate outcomes for vulnerable populations and protecting the federally guaranteed educational rights of homeless youth. (
  • In support of increasing enrollment in the 2016 Charm City Youth Lacrosse League. (
  • She also will advocate on Chicago Public Schools policies impacting homeless student enrollment in preschool, charter and magnet schools. (
  • Existing law establishes homeless youth emergency service pilot projects in the Counties of Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Clara, and San Francisco. (
  • He's one of 44,000 people living on the streets in and around Los Angeles - and he's one of three homeless people at the coffee shop this morning. (
  • Data come from a probability sample of homeless youth in Los Angeles County collected between 2008 and 2009. (
  • Devotes $25 million to homeless youth emergency service projects in Los Angeles, Santa Clara and San Diego Counties, the city and county of San Francisco, and other counties lacking runaway/homeless youth services. (
  • The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) defines youth homelessness using four categories: literally homeless, at imminent risk of homelessness, homeless under other federal statutes and homeless because the individual is fleeing or attempting to flee domestic violence. (
  • Imminent risk of homelessness means the individual or family will lose their primary residence within 14 days of applying for homeless assistance, the family has not identified a subsequent residence and the individual or family lacks the resources or support networks needed to obtain other permanent housing. (
  • WASHINGTON (FOX News) - President Trump on Tuesday dared Congress to impeach him over the Ukraine controversy , posting an image of a deep-red 2016 election map in an implicit suggestion that Democrats are threatening to overturn the will of the voters -- as he and his allies try to go on offense over the impeachment probe. (
  • But Trump and top Republicans have been pushing back aggressively, trying to turn the impeachment probe to their advantage by presenting the probe as the latest conspiracy drummed up by Democrats and their media allies unhappy at his 2016 win. (
  • The image of the 2016 election map is one of a number of politically provocative statements Trump has made within the last week. (
  • On the frontlines, volunteer crisis counselors answer over 2,200 calls each year from youth in crisis on our crisis line, available 24/7, 365 days a year. (
  • Due to the circumstances of many of our youth being minors and many experiencing crisis in their lives. (
  • Spokeswoman for the the Simon Community, Niamh Randall, said the homeless crisis "has been ongoing for two to three years. (
  • Ms Randall welcomed the acknowledgement that the homeless and housing situation is now a crisis. (
  • displacing almost 440 Palestinians,' OCHA said, adding that more than half of those left homeless are children. (
  • Despite a slight dip in the number of homeless individuals nationwide compared with the previous year, the count found 75,323 people, including both sheltered and unsheltered, were homeless in NYC. (
  • Others define youth as individuals between the ages of 13 to 25. (
  • Single adult individuals accounted for 51 percent of all homeless persons counted, a total of 490 people. (
  • Approximately 5,500 of Denver's residents are homeless, according to the Metro Denver Homeless Initiative, the lawsuit says. (
  • The Agriculture Law Education Initiative was mentioned in the article "January 22, 2016 Weekly Round Up" on . (
  • The Promise Neighborhood initiative, funded by the US Department of Education, aims to transform high-needs communities by supporting children from cradle to career. (
  • Because unstably housed students score lower than stably housed children on standardized tests in reading, spelling, and math, the Boston Promise Initiative (BPI) is using its data capacity to fight student homelessness. (
  • In response, this study was undertaken as part of Voices of Youth Count (VoYC), a national research initiative on youth homelessness led by Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago. (
  • Israel has demolished at least 41 structures, including an elementary school, in one of the villages in the West Bank, leaving dozens of people homeless, the UN said. (
  • According to HUD, literally homeless means an individual or family who lacks a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence. (
  • The number of people who were literally homeless declined by 9 percent (95 people) from the number counted in January 2016. (
  • Schweid details the different homeless strategies put forth by former Massachusetts Govs. (
  • Coalition for the Homeless is a not-for-profit advocacy group focused on homelessness in the United States. (
  • The Coalition for the Homeless has a number of programs that assist more than 3,500 homeless and at-risk New Yorkers each day. (
  • The Sacramento Regional Coalition to End Homelessness prepared the homeless-deaths report based on coroner's records from June 2002 through June 2015. (
  • Coalition for the Homeless volunteers search for people during the 2015 count. (
  • More than 250 people have signed up to help with Louisville's count, according to Coalition for the Homeless executive director Natalie Harris. (
  • Approximately 3.5 million youth experience homelessness in the United States. (
  • Home Local News & Views SF Bay Area Part Two: She was homeless, so cops and Child Protective Services took. (
  • Center spokeswoman Clemmie White told the Houston TV news outlet about these kids: "They're overjoyed people are still thinking about them when they're at their lowest. (
  • The Homeless Are Dying In Record Numbers On The Streets Of L.A. Kaiser Health News. (
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  • At least 12 states define the term youth and at least 19 states specifically define the term runaway, habitual runaway, and chronic runaway. (
  • Findings can help outreach staff and researchers better prepare methods to engage higher risk homeless youth and retain them in services. (
  • A team of researchers, led by scientists at the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph, found homeless young people who have pets are less likely to abuse drugs or engage in risky behavior. (
  • The walk itself through the streets of Toronto is highly visible to the general public and at the end of the walk the participating students get to hear from Eva's reps and engage in educational games to learn more about youth homelessness. (
  • Homeless youth are even more challenging to engage due to substance use, mental health problems, wariness of authority figures, and frequent relocations. (
  • Our algorithms use sequential planning models like POMDPs (Partially Observable Markov Decision Processes) and game theoretic reasoning to select the "most influential" homeless youth as attendees of our interventions. (
  • However, as noted, very few intervention studies have been conducted with homeless youth, and those few studies targeted a wide range of outcomes using various interventions. (
  • An examination of more than 400 studies of evidence-based interventions for autism, finds that researchers rarely identify the race of their study subjects--and when they do, most of the children studied are white males. (
  • In North Carolina and New York City, homeless students had twice the asthma prevalence rate of housed students (45% to 25% in North Carolina and 42% to 22% in New York City). (
  • Homeless students report a higher prevalence of asthma than their housed peers. (
  • Over a 12-month period, approximately 3.0% of households with 13- to 17-year-olds reported explicit youth homelessness (including running away or being asked to leave) and 1.3% reported experiences that solely involved couch surfing, resulting in an overall 4.3% household prevalence of any homelessness, broadly defined. (
  • The prevalence and incidence of youth homelessness reveal a significant need for prevention and youth-centric systems and services, as well as strategies to address disproportionate risks of certain subpopulations. (
  • She is also the founder and director of the Community Veterinary Outreach, which offers mobile veterinary services to homeless people in Canada. (
  • On Aug. 4, 2016, Oakland-based firm 360 Total Concept teamed with Uber Technologies for an outreach event to maximize local business participation as the ride-sharing company prepares to expand its headquarters to Oakland. (
  • Through the Youth Futures mobile legal clinic, Tanya will offer outreach and legal aid to homeless and unaccompanied youth seeking access to Medicaid, health care, and public benefits. (
  • Alyssa's work will expand Law Project outreach and legal aid to students and youth living in suburban Chicago. (
  • She and her family decided, though, to donate over 400 of these gifts to needy children for Christmas. (
  • The first homeless person I ever saw was on the streets of San Francisco," Cooper recalls. (
  • AB 1699 (Kim) Homeless Youth Emergency Service Projects. (
  • Gaga revealed that she suffers from the debilitating mental illness at Harlem's Ali Forney Center for homeless LGBT youth on November 25. (
  • Homeless young people with pets may also confide in veterinarians about the personal difficulties they are facing, the researchers found. (
  • Nearly half of these young people have been homeless for over a week, and an astounding 20-40% identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, or questioning (LGBTQ). (
  • A pair of social workers and nurse practitioners work together with each young mother to promote sensitive caregiving and secure mother-child attachment, as well as maternal and child health and wellbeing. (
  • 6 Palestinian civilians, including 3 children and a young woman, were killed in the West Bank. (
  • The objective of this study was to provide an insider perspective on the experiences of nine formerly homeless young people as they transitioned into independent (market rent) housing and attempted to achieve meaningful social integration. (
  • Over the course of 10 months, the lead author met every other week with nine formerly homeless young people who had moved into their own homes within 30 days prior to study recruitment. (
  • Schweid's writing is most resonant when he describes the toxic effects of chronic homelessness on young children. (
  • The Urban Institute also cited a separate Fordham University study that found that almost half of young homeless people in New York City, of all sexual orientations, traded sex because they had no place to stay, and wouldn't have done so if they had any alternatives. (
  • Homeless youth experience elevated rates of victimization, yet few studies have identified malleable intervention targets that could mitigate risk for such adverse experiences. (
  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 14 , 69-75. (
  • Whose Concerns About Homeless Youth Mental Health In Atlanta, Georgia? (
  • or running away from abusive situations or discrimination within the child welfare system. (
  • Preventing Child Abuse & Neglect" evidence-based child abuse prevention strategies from Child Welfare Information Gateway webpage maintained by the federal government. (
  • For millions of homeless and abandoned youth around the world, it is but one of the many insidious and heartbreaking consequences of living on the streets: substance abuse. (
  • Yet no matter where they are, or whether or not they have a collective name, countless marginalized youth -- in Nairobi and Kathmandu, in Myanmar and Somalia, and across the developing world -- struggle every day with addictions that further dampen their chances of escaping life on the streets. (
  • He is earning a high school degree and working part time, but at night, he and his brother share a tent that they set up on the streets of San Jose, Calif. The daily stress of being homeless is wearing Ernesto out, and making him light up too many cigarettes. (
  • The number of homeless people dying on the streets, along the riverbanks and under bridges is going up in Sacramento, according to a report released Monday. (