National Clearinghouse on Homeless Youth and Families

National Runaway Safeline

Young man wearing a hoodie standing in tunnel.

New Report Provides a Snapshot of Youth in Crisis
The Crisis Contacts Report from the National Runaway Safeline and FYSB is a compelling look at youth homelessness. In 2016, the Safeline responded to almost 30,000 requests for help and information.

Photograph of Maureen Blaha.

Voices From the Field: Maureen Blaha
The executive director of the National Runaway Safeline answers our questions about "Why They Run: An In-depth Look at America’s Runaway Youth."