Sasha Bruce
Christina, Youth Advocate

Christina, Youth Advocate

Christina, a bright college student, never imagined she would ever experience homelessness. But when her mother was diagnosed with stage three breast cancer, things quickly changed. Her mom got sicker and could not work. The medical bills began to pile up and they...

Statement on the passing of Dean Smith

It is with deep sadness that we share with you that William Dean Smith, Sasha Bruce Board Member Emeritus, passed away on December 3, 2019. Dean served with distinction on the Sasha Bruce Youthwork Board of Directors for more than two decades. His guidance and vision...

Celebrate National Runaway Prevention Month

November 6, 2019 | 9:30AM EDT Live Streamed from the Bruce House Sasha Bruce Youthwork is excited to host the National Runaway Safeline, the Family & Youth Service Bureau, and the National Network for Youth to the kick-off of National Runaway Prevention Month and...

The changing face of homelessness

“Our findings probably challenge the images of homelessness. Homelessness is young,” Morton said. “It’s more common than people expect and it’s largely hidden.” Matthew Morton, the Principal Investigator for the Voices of Youth Count, discusses the important...