National Clearinghouse on Homeless Youth and Families

Podcasts

 

NCHYF Voices: Bringing Street Outreach Experience to DC's Point-in-Time Count
Dan Davis has been a street outreach worker in Washington, DC, for years, connecting homeless young people to services. In late January he joined 350 volunteers in the city's annual count of people experiencing homelessness. As he canvassed the streets, Dan explained what street outreach professionals who work with young people bring to this important civic event.

Nikkya Martin

Community Mapping Connects Youth to Their Neighborhoods
The nonprofit organization buildOn uses "community mapping" to familiarize young people with their neighbors and inspire them to help.

Photograph of Billy Iannuzzi.

Youth Speak Out: Billy Iannuzzi
A member of two prominent youth advocacy boards explains how leadership opportunities can help young people overcome experiences with bullying.

Photograph of Malika Saada Saar.

Voices From the Field: Malika Saada Saar
The founder and executive director of The Rebecca Project, in Washington, DC, talks about changing the common misconceptions about sexually trafficked youth, and how youth workers can lead the way.

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