National Clearinghouse on Homeless Youth and Families

Calendar

November 1-30 - National Runaway Prevention Month (NRPM) 

October 31-November 1 - 2018 National Runaway and Homeless Youth (RHY) Grantees Training in Austin, TX. Open to the public for the first time.

November 2 at 9:00 a.m. - Webinar hosted by Temple University and the Life After Trauma Organization. In Our Backyards: Pulling Back the Curtain on Homeless Youth Trauma

November 6 - Wear Green Day to raise awareness for NRPM. Post pictures to #NRPM2018

November 8-10 - 34th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies. Promoting Societal Change: Integrating Traumatic Stress Research, Practice, and Policy for Vulnerable Populations in Washington, DC

November 13 - Light the Night candlelight vigil to show solidarity with youth in crisis

November 20 - Teachable Tuesday about runaway and homeless youth statistics #NRPM2018

November 29 at 3:00 p.m. - National Runaway Safeline hosts NRPM Twitter Chat #NRPMChat

 


Previous Events

October 1-31 - Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 23 at 3:00 p.m. - Webinar sponsored by the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health, Substance Use, Trauma, and Domestic Violence: Critical Issues, Promising Approaches

October 27-30 - 30th Annual Conference of the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (NAEHCY) in Anaheim, CA

October 29 at 12:00 p.m. - Webinar sponsored by SchoolHouse Connection, Shelter and Services for Homeless Youth in Higher Education

October 16-18 - Juvenile Sex Trafficking (JuST) Conference in San Diego, CA

October 18 at 3:00 p.m. - Webinar sponsored by the National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health, This is Your Brain on Drugs. This is Your Brain on Trauma

September 1-30 - National Suicide Prevention Month

September 26 at 2:00 p.m. - Webinar sponsored by the Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs, Youth Don't Need to Be Fixed: Strategic Framing for Messaging on Positive Youth Development

September 26 at 3:00 p.m. - Webinar sponsored by Coalition for Juvenile Justice, Advocating for Trafficked Girls by Disrupting the Abuse to Prison Pipeline

September 24 at 2:00 p.m. - Webinar sponsored by the National Girls Initiative (NGI) and DOJ Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Understanding Girls and the Juvenile Justice System - A Review of Recent National Data.

September 20 at 2:00 p.m. - Webinar sponsored by DOJ Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Financial Literacy for Teens. Presenters will discuss identify theft, an issue of concern to foster youth.

September 17 at 2:00 p.m. - Webinar sponsored by School House Connection, Educating Homeless Students in Large Urban School Districts 

September 17 at 2:00 p.m. - Webinar sponsored by DOJ Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, in collaboration with the National Mentoring Resource Center, Mentoring Children and Youth Affected by Opioid Misuse and Substance Abuse

August 30 at 2:00 p.m. - Webinar sponsored by the National Resource Center for Healthy Marriage and Families, Teen Dating & Healthy Relationships in the Digital Age

August 23 at 3:00 p.m. - SAMHSA Webinar, Empowering Youth to Develop Community Connections to Achieve and Maintain Behavioral Wellness and Housing Stability

August 21 at 1:00 p.m. - HHS Office of Family Assistance PeerTA Webinar, Developing Stable Employer Partnerships 

August 13-15 - National Judicial Institute on Domestic Child Sex Trafficking in Portland, OR

July 23-25 – National Alliance to End Homelessness’ 2018 National Conference to End Homelessness and Capitol Hill Day in Washington, DC

July 12 - Capacity Building Center for States' Child Welfare Virtual Expo 2018: Fostering a Healthy Workforce

June 28-July 1 - 2018 Annual Conference of the National Foster Parent Association: Waves of Change: Oceans of Opportunity in Orlando, FL

May 1-31 – National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

May 30-June 1 – 2018 Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Conference: Strengthening Communities: Promoting Resiliency in Youth and Families in Washington, DC

May 10-12 – 29th Annual Conference of the Adoptive and Foster Family Coalition of New York: Nurture and Heal: Overcoming the Circle of Trauma and Taking Care of Ourselves in Albany, NY