Department of Housing and Urban Development

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The Homeless Children and Youth Act of 2015

| April 8, 2015 |

“No child should ever be without a home, let alone be forced to navigate bureaucratic red tape just to prove that they are actually

Launch of the ‘Voices for Kids’ Blog

| April 6, 2015 |

I am pleased to announce that First Focus has launched our new Voices for Kids blog. It is intended to be a platform to

Today is the day to take action for homeless children and youth!

| March 12, 2015 |

The U.S. Senate is considering a policy that would help America’s homeless children and youth. Introduced by Senator Portman (R-Ohio), the bipartisan amendment is

What Congress can learn from Dr. Seuss

| March 11, 2015 |

“Never budge! That’s my rule. Never budge in the least! Not an inch to the west! Not an inch to the east! I’ll stay

The Great Recession Continues to Have Lingering Effects for Children and Families

| February 5, 2015 |

Earlier this week First Focus and Policylab of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia released The Effect of the Recession on Child Well-Being, which analyzes

Homeless Children and Youth Act Reintroduced

| January 29, 2015 |

1.3 million. That’s the number of homeless children and youth identified by public schools across the country last year. These students face challenges unimaginable