November, 20, 2013—Today is NN4Y's National Runaway Prevention Month (NRPM) Hill Day. This day of action needs YOUR participation to be successful! Please take a few minutes to call, email or write to your federal representatives. We have compiled all the information you need to participate.
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Earlier this year the National Network for Youth urged key decision makers at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to not delay in administering Transitional Living Program (TLP) grants and to provide gap funding to programs where gaps in grant cycles occur. This urging did not result in a changed decision.
Tough economic times and strapped government budgets are tearing our social fabric in the weakest places. One of the saddest and most gruesome examples is the steady rise in the commercial sexual exploitation of children, especially those who run away from home or broken systems designed to protect them....
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