Our Executive Director, Elisabeth Jackson, and Dr. Wendy Champagnie Williams, Assistant Professor at Bridgewater State University and former Bridge client, were on air with Paula Ebben and Liam Martin of WBZ.
Watch to learn more about Bridge Over Troubled Waters, and how we help 2,000 homeless, runaway, and at-risk youth each year transform their lives.Read More
MEDIA ALERT: The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), MA Commission on LGBTQ Youth, and Bridge Over Troubled Waters collaborating on focus group today for youth experiencing homelessness
Youth experiencing homelessness more likely to be affected by changes in public transportation fares
In 2007, Congress established November as National Homeless Youth Awareness Month.
For over 48 years, Bridge Over Troubled Waters (Bridge) has been Boston’s foremost agency providing crucial programs and services for homeless, runaway, and at-risk youth.
Last year over 40,000 teenagers and young adults under age 25 were experiencing homelessness nationwide. Bridge serves 2,000 homeless, runaway, and at-risk youth each year.Read More
Hosted by the Administration for Children & Families, this conference convened key stakeholders to learn about emerging best practices in providing effective services to homeless, runaway, and at-risk youth.
Executive Director Elisabeth Jackson, and Director of Programs Peter Ducharme attended the 2018 conference in Austin, Texas. Bridge had successfully submitted a poster, which highlighted our innovative approach to case management, and Elisabeth Jackson spoke on a panel.Read More