November is National Runaway Prevention Month (NRPM)

As we gear up for the holiday season this November, many of us will begin to count our blessings. At the same time, an overwhelming number of young people across the country will be trying to figure out where to sleep or receive their next meal. To raise awareness for these youth who runaway and/or [...]

By |November 4, 2015|Network News|0 Comments

NN4Y & Partners Launch 2015 Home for the Holidays Campaign

The National Network for Youth is pleased to announce the launch of the 2015 Home for the Holidays campaign. Together with our partners, Covenant House, the National Center on Housing and Child Welfare, and the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth, we hope to raise awareness and inspire action to help [...]

By |November 3, 2015|Network News|0 Comments

Over 400 Organizations Support the Homeless Children and Youth Act—NN4Y is One of Them

EDITORS NOTE: This post was originally posted on June 4th when 353 organizations endorsing the Homeless Children and Youth Act (HCYA).  On July 2, 2015 we reached 400 organizations supporting HCYA.   The National Network for Youth (NN4Y) is a membership organization of service providers, state agencies, coalitions, faith-based organizations, advocates, and individuals who [...]

By |June 3, 2015|Network News|0 Comments

NN4Y’s Social Media Campaign to Support the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act

Do you tweet? Do you post on Facebook? If you answered yes to either of those questions then you can participate in this Social Media Campaign.

By |November 20, 2014|Network News|0 Comments

YOUR VOICE: USICH Amending Opening Doors

Opening Doors, the Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness celebrated its four year anniversary this week and USICH is open to amending the plan in four key areas. Learn how you can participate.

By |June 26, 2014|Network News|0 Comments

The Network’s Recommendations on RHYA’s Proposed Rules Receive 121 Sign-Ons!

121 organizations and individuals signed on in support of the comments and recommendations that the National Network for Youth compiled and wrote.  These recommendations were the result of expert input from service providers, community workers and other interested parties.

By |June 13, 2014|Network News|0 Comments

POSITION AVAILABLE: Part-Time and Temporary Public Policy Associate

The National Network for Youth (NN4Y), a national non-partisan public education and advocacy organization, is seeking a talented individual as a temporary part-time Public Policy Associate to assist in developing and implementing public education campaigns and policy advocacy strategies related to runaway and homeless youth.

By |May 23, 2014|Network News|0 Comments

NN4Y’s 2013 Year in Review

Happy New Year from the National Network for Youth!

By |January 2, 2014|Network News|0 Comments

NN4Y Partners to Launch Campaign: A Home for the Holidays

Do you have a home for the Holidays? Many young people don't. America’s homeless and former foster youth enter colleges and universities and on average graduate at a much lower rate than their non-homeless peers.

By |December 6, 2013|Network News|0 Comments

NN4Y Blog on USICH: Youth Homelessness

The Network's Policy Director was asked to write a blog post for the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness' (USICH) Youth Week.

By |December 3, 2013|Network News|0 Comments