Harvard Family Research Project
National Institute of Out-of-School Time


Healthy Teen Network
Youth Policy Action Center


Career OneStop
Closing the Gender Gap
Nontraditional Careers for Women

Child/Youth Legal Rights

Crimes Against Children Research Center
Kid’s Counsel Center for Children’s Advocacy (Connecticut)
National Center for Youth Law
National Association of Youth Courts
Street Law, Inc.


Center for Effective Collaboration & Practice
National Collaboration on Workplace and Disability for Youth
Technology Guide for Students with Disabilities
University of Maine Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies 


Center for Effective Collaboration & Practice
National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth
Street School Network
Affordable Colleges Online – College Resources for Specific Homeless Student Challenges
National Center for Homeless Education
What Works Clearinghouse: A Project of the US Department of Education
Scholarships and Financial Aid for Women

Foster Care and Adoption

The Office of Foster Care and Adoption
Youth Communication

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender

National Youth Advocacy Coalition
Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network
LGBTQ Students and College Affordability


About Face 
Girls Coalition of Greater Boston
Girls in Society
New Moon News & Blog
Hardy Girls Healthy Women
The Ophelia Project
Strong Women Strong Girls
When Love Hurts

Body Positive
Boston Youth Zone Resources
Comprehensive Guide to Preventing Teen Addiction
DB Foudation
Games Adolescents Shouldn’t Play
Healthy Teen Network
Mental Health Resources for College Students
Young Invincibles

Immigrants & Refugees

Bridging Refugee Youth and Children’s Services
Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Migration and Refugee Services

Job Opportunities

Opportunity Knocks

Mental Health

American Association of Suicidology
American Psychiatric Association
Anxiety and Depression Association of America
Center for Effective Collaboration & Practice
Counseling Degree Information
The Balanced Mind Foundation
Cope. Care. Deal.
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Drug Prevention 4Teens
Educator Labs – Addiction Prevention Lesson Plans
Healthy Place – Alternative Treatments for Addiction – Teen Depression: A Guide for Parents
Mental Help Net
National Research Center for Women and Families: Children, Teens & Young Adults
National Therapeutic Recreation Society
New Beginnings Addiction Prevention
Psych Central
Schizophrenia Homepage
Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide
ZocDoc – Mental Health Service Provider Search

National & Regional Organizations/General

American Association of Children’s Residential Centers
Bolster Collaborative
Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago
Child Trends
Children’s Defense Fund
Empire State Coalition
Find Youth Info
Institute of Cultural Affairs
InterNetwork for Youth
Mid-Atlantic Network of Youth & Family Services
National Assembly: Family Strengthening Policy Center
National Children’s Advocacy Center
National Clearinghouse on Families & Youth
National Resource Center for Youth Services
National Indian Child Welfare Association
National 4-H Council
National Youth Development Information Center
ProYouthWork America
Youth & Family Services Network
Youth Catalytics
UNITY (United National Indian Tribal Youth)

Online Libraries

National Youth Development Information Center Library

Organizational Development

Compass Point
Frances Hesselbein Leadership Institute

Prevention and Juvenile Justice Programs

OJJDP Model Programs Guide

Relationship Violence

Guide to UK-based Free Domestic Violence Helplines
National Domestic Violence Hotline
The Women’s Justice Center (Spanish and English)

Runaway and Homeless Youth

Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB)
National Network for Youth
Runaway and Homeless Youth Training and Technical Centers


The Garrison Institute
The Mind Body Awareness Project: Mind, Body and Life Skills for At-Risk Youth
Talk About Wellness
Yoga for Youth

Sexual Health

Guttmacher Institute
Planned Parenthood
Scarleteen: Sex Ed for the Real World

State Organizations

Children’s League of Connecticut
Connecticut Association of Nonprofits
Youth Network Council/IL Collaboration on Youth
Rosie D.: Reforming the Mental Health System in Massachusetts
The Consultation Center
Texas Network of Youth Services
Wisconsin Association for Homeless and Runaway Services


American Community Survey
America’s Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being
United States Census Bureau
Homelessness Counts/National Alliance to End Homelessness
Kids Count Data Center
National Center for Health Statistics 
National Runaway Switchboard

Teen Parenthood

National Campaign to Prevent Teen & Unplanned Pregnancy
National Fatherhood Initiative
Planned Parenthood Federation of America
HHS: Second Chance Homes


STRYVE (Striving to Reduce Youth Violence Everywhere/CDC)


Points of Light Foundation & Volunteer Center National Network

Young and Latency-Aged Children

NYU Child Study Center
Center for Effective Collaboration & Practice
Promising Practices Network on Children, Families and Communities
Research and Training Center on Early Childhood Development
Research and Training Center on Family Support and Children’s Mental Health
Technical Assistance Center on Social Emotional Intervention for Young Children
University of Maine Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies Tipsheets 

Youth Courts

National Association of Youth Courts

Youth Development

Innovation Center for Community and Youth Development
Institute for Applied Research in Youth Development
InterNetwork for Youth


Certificates, Credentials and Degrees for Youth Development Workers
Next Generation Youth Work Coalition
Youthwork Links & Ideas