Tagged: Youth

Responses to Gang Violence

OPB | July 22, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We start our occasional series profiling different responses to gang violence around the state with a look at a faith-based mentorship program called 11:45.

Controversy Surrounds Portland Arrival Of Good News Club

OPB | July 14, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: The arrival in Portland of a Christian youth program called the Good News Club has met with opposition.

For Families with Transgender Children, Finding Support Can Be A Challenge

OPB | Nov. 08, 2013 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: A Portland organization with a global reach hopes to provide transgender children and their families with advocacy and support.

Young Adult Fiction Attracting More Readers

June 28, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Young adult fiction has grown up over the past decades, bringing in readers of all ages. 

Getting Mental Healthcare To Transition Age Youth

Jan. 09, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Several years ago, the state found that Oregon youth age 16-25 were 80 percent less likely to get the mental health care they need compared with other age groups. How have things changed since then?

Youth and Religion

Aug. 09, 2012 12:06 p.m.

Lewis and Clark professor Monica Miller wants to know how young people in Portland think about religion and faith.

Writing Myself

June 14, 2012 9:35 a.m.

Portland filmmaker Brian Lindstrom's new documentary offers a window into a playwriting class at an alternative high school.

Hillcrest Youth Correctional Facility

June 08, 2012 9:06 a.m.

From inside Hillcrest Youth Correctional Facility we ask inmates: what is happening in prison to make them better citizens when they are released?

Youth Unemployment

April 19, 2012 9:06 a.m.

The unemployment rate for people under 25 is even higher than the overall unemployment rate. And it's going up.

Young Hunters in Oregon

Feb. 10, 2012 9:06 a.m.

The number of young hunters in Oregon is decreasing. What does that mean for the business and culture of hunting?

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