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02 Nov, 2016, 08:23 ET National Runaway Prevention Month in November Shows the Importance of "Friends Helping Friends"

During National Runaway Prevention Month (NRPM) in November, the National Runaway Safeline (NRS) and its partners raise awareness of the runaway...


16 Sep, 2016, 10:30 ET Chicago-Based National Runaway Safeline Adds New Leadership

 The Chicago-based National Runaway Safeline (NRS), the federally designated national communication system for runaway, homeless and at-risk...


15 Jul, 2016, 11:35 ET Herramienta de Prevención para Comunidades Latinas Basado en Evidencias para los Jóvenes Que Huyen de Casa

 La Línea Segura Nacional para Jóvenes que Huyen de Casa (en inglés, National Runaway Safeline, o NRS), el sistema de...


15 Jul, 2016, 09:54 ET Evidence-based Runaway Prevention Tool for Latino Communities

 The National Runaway Safeline (NRS), the communication system for runaway, homeless and at-risk youth, today announced the release of its...


25 Apr, 2016, 16:47 ET National Runaway Safeline Recognizes 2016 Volunteer of the Year

The National Runaway Safeline (NRS), an organization that helps keep America's runaway, homeless and at-risk youth safe and off the streets, is...


25 Jan, 2016, 12:50 ET National Runaway Safeline Serving Youth from New Headquarters

 After nearly thirty years in the same location, the National Runaway Safeline (NRS) moved its operations to 3141 B N. Lincoln in Chicago,...


02 Nov, 2015, 08:00 ET National Runaway Prevention Month in November is "More than Meets the Eye"

 During National Runaway Prevention Month (NRPM) in November, the National Runaway Safeline (NRS) and its partners raise awareness of the...


30 Sep, 2015, 13:31 ET Chicago-Based National Runaway Safeline Adds New Leadership

 The Chicago-based National Runaway Safeline (NRS), the federally designated national communication system for runaway, homeless and at-risk...


06 Nov, 2014, 08:00 ET United Airlines Receives the 2014 Spirit of Youth Award From the National Runaway Safeline

United Airlines received the National Runaway Safeline's (NRS) 2014 Spirit of Youth award, which recognizes its commitment to helping keep...


30 Oct, 2014, 08:00 ET "Piecing it All Together" During National Runaway Prevention Month in November

During National Runaway Prevention Month (NRPM) in November, the National Runaway Safeline (NRS) and its partners raise awareness of the runaway...


19 May, 2014, 08:00 ET Family Dynamics, Abuse and Peer Problems Are Among the Most Reported Issues Among Youth In Crisis

 The National Runaway Safeline (NRS) annually reviews data collected from its calls and online chats where it provides crisis services. From...


29 Apr, 2014, 07:00 ET More Youth Run Away Who Have Binge-Drinking Parents, Been in Foster Care or Lived Away From Their Parents

Many family characteristics are predictors of youth runaway behavior, as determined in a new study released today by the National Runaway Safeline...


07 May, 2013, 08:00 ET Youth Reporting Higher Levels of Economic Problems, Increasingly Dependent on Safety Net of Shelters According to Annual Trend Report

The National Runaway Safeline (NRS) has found that youth in crisis are reporting higher levels of economic problems with an increase of 14 percent...


15 Jan, 2013, 08:42 ET The National Runaway Switchboard Becomes the National Runaway Safeline on Jan. 15

Starting today, the National Runaway Switchboard begins doing business as the National Runaway Safeline. As the go-to resource for America's...