Survey Gives Glimpse into Transition from Foster Care to Independence
Foster youth approach the age of 18 with serious health and socioeconomic risk factors, but do so with optimism and a sense of support, according to the baseline findings from a five-year study on California youths released late last week.
Obama’s 2014 Budget and Youth: Complete Analysis
The Imprint has analyzed the entirety of President Barack Obama’s 2014 Budget Proposal, and found the programs that either directly or indirectly affect the youth and family services industry. Click here for a complete breakdown of Obama’s budget for disadvantaged youth and their families.
False Choices on Federal Job Training Program
by Seth Turner The editorial page of last Sunday’s Washington Post featured the article, “Congress debates the future of job-training program.” Rather than presenting a refreshing and balanced perspective on an important, yet long-delayed, piece of legislation, the editorial rehashed an old partisan debate over a false choice: Should the nation’s network of job training programs be consolidated or not?