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Recognizing and understanding the intersection of runaway and homeless youth and intimate partner violence (including dating, domestic and sexual violence) is critical to creating meaningful services and effective intervention and prevention strategies for both homelessness and relationship abuse, and in creating partnerships between the programs working with youth at risk.Additionally, this Toolkit would not have been possible without support and funding from the U. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Family and Youth Services Bureau, under grant #90EV0374 to the PCADV/NRCDV.“Homelessness among young people is a serious and complex issue. Department of Health & Human Services nor any of its components operate, control, are responsible for, or necessarily endorse this Web site (including, without limitation, its content, technical infrastructure, and policies, and any services or tools provided).Together, the YHS and the YRBS cover a wide range of topics and the combination of data will allow for powerful state specific estimates.Available below are the 20 YHS reports, Frequently Asked Questions, the combined YHS and YRBS reports for the 2007 - 2013 results, and the 2007 - 2015 YHS questionnaires for middle and high school.
Crime Problem Addressed As indicated by OJJDP statistics, the risk of being a victim of violence has increased 17 percent for youth aged twelve to seventeen and 24 percent for young adults aged eighteen to twenty-four.