GROUNDBREAKING REPORT REVEALS SIGNIFICANT HOMELESSNESS AMONG AMERICA’S YOUTH & YOUNG ADULTS Homelessness just as prevalent in rural, urban communities; 1 in 3 homeless young women are pregnant or parenting   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nov. 15, 2017 – Earlier today, Voices of Youth Count, an initiative of Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago, released a first-of-its [...]

By | 2017-11-21T15:54:05+00:00 November 15, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

NN4Y Salutes Angela Luna

Fashioning Solutions for a Displaced Population NN4Y Salutes Angela Luna If you’re thinking about how to turn your passion for something you love to do into a catalyst for social change - think of Angela Luna. While a student at The New School’s Parsons School of Design, Angela, the CEO of Adiff, came up with [...]

By | 2017-11-13T11:13:38+00:00 November 13, 2017|#boldsalute|0 Comments

NN4Y Salutes Robert Egger

Food Fight: Using Food to Heal, Unite and Rebuild NN4Y Salutes Robert Egger This month we are honoring the efforts of Robert Egger, the founder of L.A. Kitchen. Robert has committed himself to the tremendous undertaking of recovering food that would otherwise be wasted to feed and employ those that are often the most forgotten [...]

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Why #ILoveRHYA: The Night Ministry in Chicago, IL

The Night Ministry has received RHY funding for our housing programs for youth & young adults experiencing homelessness since the mid-1990’s.  We proudly operate two RHYA-funded Basic Center Programs, a Street Outreach Program, and a Transitional Living Program. We believe that youth who experience homelessness need to have a variety of age- and developmentally-appropriate housing [...]

By | 2017-09-28T10:48:58+00:00 September 28, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

What You Need to Know About: HHS’s Youth At-Risk of Homelessness (YARH) Program

What You Need to Know About: HHS’s Youth At-Risk of Homelessness (YARH) Program Youth At-Risk of Homelessness (YARH) is the Children’s Bureau, within the Administration for Children and Families (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services), multi-phase grant program to learn what works to prevent homelessness among Youth and Young Adults (YYA) with child welfare [...]

By | 2017-09-26T10:17:51+00:00 September 26, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

NN4Y Salutes Y2Y’s Sam & Sarah

How Engaged Students Become Innovative Leaders NN4Y Salutes Y2Y’s Sam & Sarah Sam Greenberg and Sarah Rosenkrantz are the co-founders of Y2Y Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA. Y2Y Harvard Square is the nation’s first student-run overnight shelter. It employs a youth-to-youth model to provide a safe and affirming environment for young adults experiencing homelessness. This [...]

By National Network for Youth| 2017-09-06T19:37:50+00:00 September 6, 2017|#boldsalute|0 Comments

Why #ILoveRHYA: Bill Wilson Center in Santa Clara County, CA

RHYA funding allows Bill Wilson Center to provide thousands of nights of safe sleep for hundreds of runaway and homeless youth in Silicon Valley along with thousands of youth and family counseling sessions and support services. BWC’s Crisis Residential Center, our Quetzal House for chronic runaway girls and our Maternity Transitional Living Program each benefits [...]

By | 2017-08-31T13:28:30+00:00 August 31, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why #ILoveRHYA: Kids in Crisis, Cos Cob, CT

Kids in Crisis provides 24 hour crisis intervention, outreach, emergency shelter and community based programs for at-risk infants, children and teens in Southern Connecticut. Kids in Crisis has been a RHYA Basic Center grantee for over 35 years providing services to over 4,000 runaway and homeless youth.  In addition, Kids in Crisis (KIC) is part [...]

By | 2017-08-24T15:55:57+00:00 August 24, 2017|#boldsalute|0 Comments

Why #ILoveRHYA: Urban Peak in Denver, CO

Every youth that walks through our doors at Urban Peak possesses an intimate and incredible story. Some of our youth may share similarities in these stories, but as each one unfolds in its own personal narrative I am reminded time and time again why I choose to work with runaway and homeless youth. Every week, [...]

By | 2017-08-17T15:13:48+00:00 August 17, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments