November 5, 2018
Causes of running away and homelessness among young people are many and varied, as are potential consequences. This issue brief provides some of the facts and figures related to runaway and homeless youth in the U.S.
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