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Preparing Staff to Work With Trafficked Youth

March 7, 2011

Thousands of youth are trafficked in the United States every year. The Polaris Project offers several tools youth-serving organizations can use to prepare their staff members to serve these young people well.  

Photograph of a young woman holding up her hand to protect her face.

Dating-Violence Fact Sheets for Teens

February 17, 2011

These resources help teens identify and deal with dating violence and abuse.

Mentee Darius and mentor Moses attend a football game

Podcast Update: 'Brothers' Still Going Strong

January 31, 2011

Darius and Moses of Washington, DC, have only grown closer since their mentoring partnership was featured in a 2008 NCFY podcast.

Photograph of a mentor smiling with her teen mentee.

Resources for Mentors

January 28, 2011

During National Mentoring Month, don't just thank your mentors. Give them the resources to build lasting relationships with their mentees.