Youth

Omaha students take peer-to-peer approach to fighting obesity

Jul 29, 2014

A new program at Omaha’s Northwest High School uses a peer-to-peer approach to target obesity prevention.

Katie Knapp Schubert / KIOS-FM

A new collaboration between the city of Omaha and more than 40 organizations seeks to meet the needs of and improve conditions for young black men.

Midlands Mentoring Partnership is holding its 5th Annual Mentoring Summit and Youth Development Luncheon next Wednesday, March 19th.

January is National Mentoring Month

Jan 7, 2014

12 organizations are members of Omaha’s Midlands Mentoring Partnership.

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Attorney General Tom Miller says he wants Iowa lawmakers to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors.

Teen behavior survey results released

Oct 25, 2013

Douglas County health officials say more needs to be done to address the mental health needs of teenagers.

Girls, Inc. of Omaha has plans to renovate, as well as add on to its existing building.

The Annie E. Casey Foundation’s 2013 Kids Count Data Book was released yesterday (Monday).

Over the last 25 years, Youth Frontiers has worked with over 1.2 million students across the country.

LB 216 is meant to help youth who age out of foster care receive the transitional support they need.

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