Sasha Bruce

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...

Federal policy recommendations

Eliminating homelessness among youth is a moral imperative, and local communities must roll-up their sleeves to get the job done.  But the federal government must play a significant role, too.  To this end, Chapin Hall has released a comprehensive set of...

Street Sense to honor Shore

Street Sense Media’s annual celebration will include the presentation of an award to Sasha Bruce founder and executive director Deborah Shore for her contributions to ending youth homelessness. To attend the event at The Church of the Epiphany on October 2,...

Homeless youth perspectives

Hot off the press from Chapin Hall is its publication, Missed Opportunities in Youth Pathways Through Homelessness. This important report focuses on service and policy enhancements as recommended by homeless youth, themselves. One important conclusion is that...

A Note from the Executive Director

This note serves as the first of several updates that I am planning to publish this year providing an in-depth view of our work. I hope you will find it meaningful and will let me know what you think. Sasha Bruce has grown to be the largest and most experienced...
Monique’s Story

Monique’s Story

I stand before you today as someone who has throughout my life been categorized by B’s, broken, bruised, bullied, belittled, bewildered. I refuse to claim those negative descriptors that have tainted my experience. I stand boldly today, as a young lady, who has risen...