A Familiar Face: Violence in the Lives of Children and Adolescents

This new report from UNICEF highlights the most current data about several forms of violence that take place in the lives of youth across world. It concludes with a number of specific policy and action strategies that different countries may take to help prevent and respond to all of these forms of violence against children.

Humanities Education Media Project Grants

Subject: Education, Humanities Education, Cultural Education | Deadline: Jan. 10, 2018 . . .

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The Foster Care Housing Crisis

The Chronicle of Social Change produced this first-of-its-kind report which details the growing problem of the national foster care housing crisis, in which the number of youth in foster care is rising at the same time that foster care capacity is either falling or has stalled. The report breaks down the numbers across dozens of states, showing that the problem isn't only that of policy complacency as many states have seen declines in capacity despite efforts to increase it. Overall, the report worryingly finds that at least half of the 50 states have seen capacity significantly decline.

Youth Service and Conservation Corps Workforce Development

Subject: Workforce Development, Youth Development, Job/Career Training | Deadline: Jan. 8, 2018 . . .

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Justice for Families Program Grants

Subject: Family Support, Domestic Violence, Child Abuse, Juvenile Justice | Deadline: Dec. 20, 2017 . . .

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Grants for Programs Addressing the Problem of Social Isolation

Subject: Mental Health, Social Isolation, Youth Welfare, Youth Development | Deadline: Dec. 21, 2017 . . .

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K-12 Stringed Instrument Music Education Program Grants

Subject: Music Education, Youth Development, K-12 | Deadline: Dec. 31, 2017 or Mar. 31, 2018 . . .

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Marsha Levick Receives the AACAP’s 2017 Catchers in the Rye Humanitarian Award

Marsha Levick has been selected for the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry’s (AACAP) 2017 Catchers in the Rye Humanitarian Award. This is the AACAP's highest honor; recognizing those who have made sustained and substantial contributions to the mental health of children and youth through work in services, advocacy, philanthropy, research and/or education.

Sex and Family Planning Education for Underserved Youth Program Grants

Subject: Education, Sex Education, Youth Development, Family Planning, Underserved Youth | Deadline: May 25, 2018 . . .

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