#GivingTuesday is Here! Help Youth Service, Inc. Provide Holiday Gifts for Teens It’s #GivingTuesday, and our goal is to raise $2,000 to buy 100 $20 gift cards for the teens residing at YSI's Youth Emergency Service (YES) shelter this holiday season! YES offers immediate housing and respite to youth facing housing insecurity or are unable to safely live [...]
In the Supporter Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. donor making an impact in the communities we serve. In this spotlight, we are recognizing the Hoff Family. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. We are just a regular family who has a very strong support group that wants to [...]
Homeless During A Pandemic: Navigating The Crisis As A Young Adult In Philadelphia Without Permanent Housing
Reposted from CB3 Philadelphia and Janelle Burrell
In Youth Service, Inc. Spotlights, we aim to recognize clients who have overcome their hardships to find success through our programming. In this post, we are highlighting our Runaway and Homeless Youth (RHY) program. RHY is a voluntary service for youth ages 12 to 17 who have run away from home or who are uncomfortable with their [...]
In the Supporter Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. donor making an impact in the communities we serve. In this spotlight, we are recognizing Kimberly Robinson. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I was born and raised in the Philadelphia area. I worked for 20 plus years in the [...]
Job Title: Driver Program: Youth Emergency Service (YES) Employment Status: FT Non-Exempt Hourly Rate: $13.75 Shift: 12am -8am M-F, and weekends as needed Education Required: Highschool Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED). Experience Required: 1-2 years work experience with adolescents. Prior experience working in a school or residential facility setting strongly preferred. Experienced driver with good driving record and knowledge of Philadelphia streets [...]
West Philadelphia Action for Early Learning Initiative, Alliance of Childcare Providers Director Profile: Angelique Maury By Maria Walker Project Director Drexel University University and Community Partnerships Angelique Maury (or Angie) is gifted at turning challenges into positive opportunities that benefit children and families in the community. As Child Care Director of Youth Service, Inc.’s Baring House, a 24-hour Crisis Nursery, she responds to the [...]
In the Employee Spotlight we recognize a Youth Service, Inc. employee making an impact in the communities we serve. Carla Johnson is the Conference Coordinator for our annual Rise and Dream Philly Teen Conference. Q: Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I grew up in a non-traditional home. We were a family [...]
SCOOP USA recently covered YSI and People's Emergency Center (PEC)'s back to school supply and resource giveaway. Read their full article here.
Listen to YSI's Keevon Johnson and youth Destiny on Uptown Radio via Revive Radio on Instagram where they discuss YSI’s various programs and work in the communities we serve as well as the first virtual Rise and Dream Philly Teem Conference.