Institute for Youth, Education, and Families

  • 2014 Reengagement Plus Convening

    Sponsored by NLC and partners, Reengagement Plus is happening in Portland, Ore. this year from Dec. 10-11. This is the preeminent annual gathering for those involved in programs and citywide collaboratives providing support for students who have left school. Register Now!

  • With So Much at Stake, Mayors Look to Lead on Education

    As part of our State of the Cities blog series, our post on education highlights how mayors and community leaders alike recognize that a high quality education system spurs economic development, reduces crime and lifts families out of poverty.

  • NLC Awards Eight Grants of Up To $260,000 for Implementing Health Benefit Outreach Campaigns

    The YEF Institute has selected eight cities to receive grants and technical assistance to implement outreach campaigns directed at enrolling eligible families and children in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

  • About the YEF Institute

    The Institute for Youth, Education, and Families (YEF Institute), a special entity within the National League of Cities (NLC), helps municipal leaders take action on behalf of the children, youth and families in their communities.

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