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Youth Villages Company Profile

20:01 EST 17th November 2017 | BioPortfolio

Founded in 1986, Youth Villages is a leading national nonprofit dedicated to providing the most effective local solutions to help children with emotional and behavioral challenges and their families live successfully. The organization helps more than 23,000 children and families each year from more than 20 states and Washington, D.C. Youth Villages’ Evidentiary Family Restoration® approach involves intensive work with the child and family, a focus on measuring outcomes, keeping children in the community whenever safely possible, and providing unprecedented accountability to families and funders.


News Articles [266 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Satellite Imagery Shows Entire Rohingya Villages Destroyed

New satellite images of Rohingya villages across Myanmar’s Rakhine State show alarming levels of devastation, advocates said.

Youth Biotech GapSummit Vlogs

Youth Biotech are a group of Biotechnology Engineering students with an interest in bioregulation policy-making, and science communication, which emerged out of Youth-PRRI delegation that attended the...

Health Tip: Recognize Youth Violence

-- The upcoming school year casts a spotlight over the longstanding problem of youth violence, most commonly bullying. Its effects can last well into adulthood. Parents should keep a watchful eye out ...

Suicidal Thoughts More Common for Transgender Youth

FRIDAY, Sept. 15, 2017 -- Transgender youth are more likely to have suicidal thoughts, a new study finds. Researchers examined survey data from more than 900,000 high school students in California. Th...

The ‘Tesla of Ecovillages’ Is Building Self-Reliant Villages for the Coming Billions

In an interview at Singularity University’s Global Summit in San Francisco, James Ehrlich shared insights on how combining lessons from nature with new technology is pushing sustainable housing into...

Bullied youth report access to loaded guns more than other youth

For school-aged youth, access to a gun can increase their risk for becoming a victim of or for committing a violent crime, including suicide and homicide. It also increases a child's risk of experienc...

Beer brands popular among youth violate code with youth-appealing ads

Alcohol brands popular among underage drinkers are more likely to air television advertisements that violate the industry's voluntary code by including youth-appealing content, according to a new stud...

Marijuana use amongst youth stable, but substance abuse admissions up

While marijuana use amongst youth remains stable, youth admission to substance abuse treatment facilities has increased.

PubMed Articles [563 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Epidemiology of cholera outbreaks and socio-economic characteristics of the communities in the fishing villages of Uganda: 2011-2015.

The communities in fishing villages in the Great Lakes Region of Africa and particularly in Uganda experience recurrent cholera outbreaks that lead to considerable mortality and morbidity. We evaluate...

A Youth Compendium of Physical Activities: Activity Codes and Metabolic Intensities.

A Youth Compendium of Physical Activities (Youth Compendium) was developed to estimate the energy costs of physical activities using data on youth only.

Convergence of Humans, Bats, Trees, and Culture in Nipah Virus Transmission, Bangladesh.

Preventing emergence of new zoonotic viruses depends on understanding determinants for human risk. Nipah virus (NiV) is a lethal zoonotic pathogen that has spilled over from bats into human population...

Psychosocial and Family Functioning Among Latino Youth With Spina Bifida.

This study examined differences in psychosocial and family functioning between Latino and non-Latino Caucasian youth with spina bifida (SB), and examined family functioning as a predictor of youth psy...

Scars of disengagement: perspectives on community leadership and youth engagement in rural South Africa.

Given the emerging global youth disengagement epidemic, anticipated population growth, and the threat of continued rural-urban migration among young adults, recent research has focused on community le...

Clinical Trials [490 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Improving Firearm Storage in Alaska Native Villages

Rates of suicide among young Alaska Native males are over ten-fold higher than among a similar age cohort in the rest of the United States. A high proportion of these deaths are associated...

Alaska Native Collaborative Hub for Resilience Research

The goal of the Alaska Native Resilience Research Study (ANRRS) is to identify community-level protective factors that can most effectively reduce co-occurring youth suicide and alcohol ri...

Microfinance Institutions as a Platform for Global Health

This study will analyze data from a program run by an microfinance institution (MFI) in Haiti from 2011-2012 where the MFI delivered health goods to some of the villages where it operates....

Ciprofloxacin for the Prevention of Meningococcal Meningitis

This study evaluates the effect of antibiotic prophylaxis with ciprofloxacin, given to the contacts of meningitis cases, on the overall attack rate of meningitis during an epidemic. One th...

Efficacy and Biological Targets of Response to rTMS Therapy in Youth Depression

Youth depression is a debilitating disorder that exacts enormous social, economic and personal cost. Unfortunately, treatments which are conventionally used to treat adult depression have ...

Companies [124 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Youth Villages

Founded in 1986, Youth Villages is a leading national nonprofit dedicated to providing the most effective local solutions to help children with emotional and behavioral challenges...

SOS Children's Villages

For 60 years, SOS Children's Villages has been dedicated to the long-term care and prevention of orphaned and abandoned children. Through Villages, Family Strengthening Pro...

SOS Children’s Villages

For more than 60 years, SOS Children's Villages has been dedicated to long-term care of orphaned and abandoned children and Family Strengthening Programs for the prevention...

generationOn

GenerationOn is the global youth service movement igniting the power of kids to make their mark on the world. As Points of Light’s youth service enterprise, generationOn insp...

Finish Line Youth Foundation

The Finish Line Youth Foundation strives to make a difference in the lives of youth in the communities where employees and customers live, work and play. The Youth Foundation fund...

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