Teens Who Leave. Nearly a quarter of all homeless people are under the age of
18. (The 2013 Annual Homeless Assessment Report). The National Runaway ...
Jul 26, 2014 ... 1 out of every 2 teenage runaways in shelters or on the streets reports that their
parents told ... Here Are 3 Fast Facts About Teenage Runaways.
Common Reasons Why Youth Become Homeless or Runaways: ... the study
looked at teen parenthood, congregate care placements, the number of schools
the child attended, any .... YouthNoise, "Youth Homelessness: Facts and
In fact, the NISMART-2 study indicated that each year in the United States 115 ...
The National Runaway Safeline tells us that more than 70 percent of teen ...
If you are struggling with a difficult situation at home, running away may seem like
the only way to escape. In fact, that's why most teens run away — to leave ...
Homeless Youth & Teen Statistics & Facts. Approximately *53,000 young people
call the streets home every year. Nearly *7,400 homeless people 24 years old ...
Children & Teens ... Family problems number one reason why teenagers run
away]; School/peer pressure; Rebellion against parental ... Facts about runaways
May 9, 2007 ... Some random facts that may scare you: Estimates are that one in seven youths
will ... 5000 runaway and homeless youth” (The National Runaway Switchboard,
2001, p. ... Not the ACLU or any of the teen age help web sites.
Introduction to runaway and homeless youth issues; Focus on abuse; Trafficking;
Prescription Drug Misuse (PDM); ADHD among homeless ... This compares to 4
% of the overall adolescent population. NN4Y Human Trafficking Fact Sheet.
Looking on the National Runaway Switchboard website, there are some pretty
shocking facts about runaways that you might not have known. One thing I was ...