For more than 65 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.
Who We Help
Who We Help
YSI provides immediate shelter and support services to Philadelphia’s children, youth and 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.
March 18-24, 2018 is National Safe Place Week. The nationally recognized week serves to raise awareness about the Safe Place program, a national program which brings together businesses and volunteers to help youth in crisis. [...]
Team West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning and their plan of action for the proposed Circle of Support program. Over the weekend, the U.S. Department of Education hosted their annual Family Engagement Summit: [...]
Youth Service, Inc. Invites You to a Happy Hour for National Safe Place Week WHAT: Youth Emergency Service, a program of Youth Service, Inc. will host a Happy Hour to honor National Safe Place Week. [...]
YSI provides meals and free health screenings for families for Thanksgiving YSI hosted a Holiday Food Bank and Health Fair before Thanksgiving to benefit children and families in its care. The event provided a festive [...]
‘Tow 4 Tots’ Delivers Holiday Cheer To Needy Children In Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Tow truck drivers from across several states drop off toys for children who need them for the 10th anniversary of the Tow 4 [...]
Donations still welcome for youth leading up to Christmas Please click the following link to review YSI's article in the Philadelphia Tribune Ryanne Persinger Tribune Staff Writer “What giving does for people, is it let’s [...]