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Drop in Services: Youth Engagement and Support (YES)

The Youth Engagement and Support (YES) project is a collaboration of the University of Kentucky and the YMCA Safe Place Services. The project’s goal is to increase the number of critical life skills young adults in Louisville possess to become […]

Boys Haven Equine Program

  ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails”] At Boys and Girls Haven the barn is not only a place for animals but a learning and living classroom. Foster  youth and young adults (ages 16-24) can learn career readiness skills and […]

Kids Count Jefferson County

Youth Voice Report

Throughout 2017, the Coalition Supporting Young Adults has conducted research on the needs and goals of Louisville’s disconnected youth and young adults, as they describe them. More than 200 young people shared their stories, hopes and challenges in discussion groups, […]

Louisville Commits to Ending Youth Homelessness

Get involved with this coordinated effort, led by the Coalition for the Homeless, to end youth homeless: MENTOR a Young Person REimage Y-Now Uspiritus CASA Kentucky Refugee Ministries Louisville Youth Group Orphan Care Alliance Family and Children’s Place HIRE a Young Person REimage […]

The challenge is on to curb youth homelessness

Courier Journal Updated 8:01 a.m. ET Aug. 17, 2017 mk Eagle, Guest Contributor Most of us have never started our day wondering where we would sleep that night. We’ve never had to choose between paying rent and buying food or diapers. […]