Youth Today is the only independent, nationally distributed print and digital newspaper that is read by thousands of professionals in the youth service field.
Some of the issues covered include:
- Youth development
- Juvenile justice
- Gang and violence prevention
- Adolescent health
- Teen pregnancy, sex, and parenting
- After-school programs and mentoring
- Job training and school-to-work
- Best practices
The newspaper is full of resources including:
- An extensive calendar of workshops and conferences related to professional development, youth issues and youth work;
- Contact information for foundations interested in youth development issues and listings of recent grant awards to youth-serving organizations;
- Book and video reviews for use with staff and kids;
- Analysis of groundbreaking research in the youth services field; and
- Coverage of federal and state legislative issues concerning youth.