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Youth workers

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

National Youthworker Education Project records

Identifier: sw0082
Abstract The National Youthworker Education Project (NYEP) began as an initiative of the University of Minnesota's Center for Youth Development and Research to improve the quality of youth-serving organizations. Based on the conclusions of Project Girl, a study of adolescent girls conducted by Gisela Konopka, the NYEP noted that "young people tended not to perceive the opportunities available in the voluntary youth serving organizations." Beginning in 1975, the NYEP started a wide-ranging educational...
Dates: 1973-1986

Ralph and Ruth Tefferteller papers

Identifier: sw0203

The papers of Ralph and Ruth Tefferteller, social workers who spent much of their careers at the Henry Street Settlement in New York City. The papers document programs at the settlement as well as some of the Teffertellers' other professional and political activities and their work with the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee Mission in Vietnam.

Dates: 1928-1988