Our Organization

For more than 67 years, YSI has upheld a tradition of excellence, dedicated to meeting the changing needs of children and families in Philadelphia. Our mission is to offer accessible, quality services to at-risk children and families. We are dedicated to strengthening the family unit, helping at-risk teens and promoting child safety.

Help YSI Help Children & Families

By contributing to YSI, you can help provide much-needed services to vulnerable children and families. We count on the generous support of individual donors, foundations, businesses and faith communities to ensure that all of our clients receive excellent care.


News & Events

Employee Spotlight-J.D. Harris

  In the Employee Spotlight we aim to recognize a Youth Service, Inc. employee making an impact in the communities we serve. J.D. Harris is a Community Outreach Worker in Youth Service, Inc.'s Runaway and [...]

Volunteer Spotlight Daniel Kist

In the Volunteer Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. volunteer making an impact in the communities we serve. Dan Kist volunteers at the annual Tows 4 Tots event. Q: Tell us a little bit [...]

KYW News Radio Tows 4 Tots Coverage

On Saturday December 14, Youth Service, Inc. hosted the 12th Annual Tows 4 Tots event in which local tow truck companies collect toys for the holidays for the youth in YSI programming. KYW News Radio [...]