The following links are to youth development resources available at the local, state, and national level.
National Safe Place offers fact sheets and other resources on topics such as: running away, drug abuse, suicide, and the safe place program.
Host Homes – temporary emergency shelter care up to 21 days for youth between the ages of 7 – 17 – placement is voluntary on the part of the parent(s), child & Host Home Family
KIC-IT – drop-in center located in Franklin – open Tuesdays and Thursday 3-6 p.m.
Juvenile Delinquency Resources
Indiana Department of Child Services
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
Indiana Criminal Justice Institute
National Association of Youth Courts
IARCA: An Association of Children & Family Services
A comprehensive overview of the concept of ‘gateway drugs’ put together by the drug abuse and treatment experts at Foundations Recovery Network
College Choice Resources
www.affordableschoolsonline.com/cheap-colleges/ – A comprehensive and informative resource that allows you to search for colleges by their respective annual cost.