Organizations that provide a wide variety of informational, social and supportive services for children and youth including runaways and other troubled youth. Use this code for organizations that provide services for children and/or youth that are not specified below.
Key words: Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention; Adolescent Services; Child Development Support; Child Welfare; Childrens Aid Societies; Childrens Home Societies; Childrens Protective Services; Childrens Services; Childrens Social Services; Multipurpose Childrens Services; Runaway Hotlines; Runaway Services; Teen Pregnancy Prevention; Youth Services
See also: Child Abuse Prevention; Youth Violence Prevention; Educational Support; Family Services for Adolescent Parents; Group Home; Homeless Shelters
Organizations that provide an alternative family living arrangement in agency-supervised family homes for dependent children who have been removed from their homes because of abuse, neglect or abandonment; or for children or adults with disabilities who are unable to live with their birth families or in an independent setting.
Key words: Foster Care for Adults with Disabilities; Foster Care for Children with Disabilities; Foster Care for Dependent Children; Foster Home Care; Foster Home Placement; Foster Homes; Foster Parent/Family Recruitment; Therapeutic Foster Care