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    • The changing face of NYS: Immigrant youth in every community 

      Easter, Maud; Refki, Dina (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2004-11)
      The 2000 Census shows that immigrants have settled upstate and downstate, in rural, suburban and urban New York communities. Written with youth program providers in mind, this factsheet provides detailed statistics on NYS ...
    • A New Vision for Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health 

      Santelli, John S.; Schalet, Amy T. (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2009-11)
      Why are teen women in the U.S. eight times more likely to give birth than are teens in the Netherlands? In this edition of Research fACTs and Findings, John Santelli and Amy Schalet review historical and cultural ...
    • Strengthening community for youth: What does it mean? How does one do it? 

      Barry, Frank (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2001)
      Written in plain language by the former director of the ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, this paper provides an introduction to positive youth development.
    • Youth Development and Prevention 

      Hamilton, Stephen F. (ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, 2006)
      In this article, Stephen F. Hamilton discusses the differences and relationships between the youth development and prevention approaches.