Articles with keyword "Homeless Youth"

Marketplace Discusses the Difficulty of Counting Homeless Youth with Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang

Posted on: Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Keywords: Ariel Zwang, Homeless Youth

Why homeless kids are harder to countBy Sally HershipsMarketplace Morning Report July 30, 2013   The Urban Institute released a report this week on new techniques for counting homeless youth. While there are lot of charities and government organizations that want to help...

Safe Horizon's Carolyn Strudwick Honored at NASW-NYC's 5th Annual Leadership Awards

Posted on: Friday, December 9, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Streetwork, Anti-Trafficking, Carolyn Strudwick, NASW-NYC, awards, homeless youth, human trafficking, New York social work, leadership

The New York City Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW-NYC) hosted its 5th Annual Leadership Awards Dinner on December 1st. The event recognized social workers who demonstrate exemplary leadership qualities and a unique commitment to the improvement...

Safe Horizon's Streetwork Project Featured on NPR's Weekend Edition

Posted on: Monday, November 21, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, LGBT, homeless youth, LGBT homeless youth, New York City, Streetwork Project, homeless youth program, NPR homeless youth, NPR, Streetwork

On Sunday morning, November 20 at 8 a.m., NPR’s Margot Adler featured Safe Horizon’s Streetwork Project on WNYC’s Weekend Edition Sunday. Adler shadowed Streetwork’s Street Outreach team for a feature on homeless LGBTQ youth. Safe Horizon’s Carter Seabron and Elaina...

NYC Council Restores Over $7m in Homeless Youth Program Funding

Posted on: Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, New York City, New York City Council, homeless youth, funding homeless youth programs, Streetwork, Domestic Violence, Domestic Violence legal help, child abuse, Child Advocacy Center

On June 28th, the New York City Council voted to restore funding for homeless and runaway youth programs, as well as funding for services that help victims of domestic violence and child abuse. The Council helped retain nearly $7.2 million...

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