Guidance in Addressing COVID-19

RHY grantees are encouraged to work closely with your state and local public health authorities on issues related to addressing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in your organization and community, FYSB wants to share with you federal guidance in a number of areas, which is continuously being updated.

If you are unable to find federal guidance to address your concerns or are encountering any challenges in implementing your programs as a result of the COVID-19 virus, please reach out to your federal program manager, so that we can share this information with the relevant stakeholders to connect you to the information and/or resources you need.

Additional resources and information are provided below. This page will be updated as new information becomes available. 

COVID-19 Webinar Series

The Runaway and Homeless Youth Training and Technical Assistance Center (RHYTTAC) will kick off a new COVID-19 Webinar Series on May 17th, 2021. As you know, COVID-19 has dramatically altered the lives of everyone especially youth experiencing homelessness and the service landscape. This webinar series will build greater understanding about the full impacts of the pandemic on Runaway and Homeless Youth (RHY) grantees and the youth they serve and support programs in addressing these impacts. Click here for more details about this webinar series. 


Vaccine Information

All RHY Programs

Basic Center Programs

Street Outreach Programs

Transitional Living Programs

Maternity Group Homes

Faith-Based and Community Organizations

Public Health and Universal Precautions