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YES Teen Lounge Set To Open On Monday, June 2nd

On Tuesday, May 20th, elected officials and representatives of youth-serving organizations visited YSI's Teen Lounge at Youth Emergency Service (YES) for the program's grand opening. Thomas and David, two teenage members of the lounge's Youth Advisory Committee, led Michael Walker, Chief Counsel for Congressman Chaka Fattah, and City Councilman David Oh on a tour of [...]

2017-04-06T17:23:07-04:00May 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Program Manager

Job Title: Program Manager* Employment Status: Full-time regular Program - Dept/Location: Crisis Nursery & Truancy Prevention Job Summary: Manage daily operations; and oversee compliance with city, state and other regulatory entities for the Crisis Nursery and Truancy Prevention programs. Minimum Qualifications: Master’s  degree in social work or a related field Three years direct social service experience [...]

2014-05-21T12:41:37-04:00May 21st, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Click To Help Baring House Get A Makeover!

Dear Friends, We're excited to let you know that YSI has been chosen as a finalist in the 4th annual IKEA Life Improvement Challenge – a contest that gives YSI's Baring House Crisis Nursery the chance to win a free makeover! Participating is simple. All you have to do is click here and vote for Youth Service, Inc. [...]

2017-05-09T13:59:39-04:00March 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

There’s More to Life

When Dante's foster mother Diane was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and taken to live in a nursing home, he was abruptly placed with an unfamiliar foster family. Unable to cope with the abuse he suffered in his new family and missing the stability of Diane's home, he ran away. During this traumatic time he began [...]

2017-05-09T13:59:52-04:00March 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

DeSean Jackson Treats YSI Youth To A Holiday Shopping Spree

On Tuesday, December 3rd, wide receiver DeSean Jackson of the Philadelphia Eagles hosted forty YSI children and teens at the South Philadelphia Wal-Mart for his 2013 "Shop With A Jock" event. Jackson and Eagles teammates, including Michael Vick and Jon Dorenbos, treated the youth to a holiday shopping spree and helped them pick out gifts for themselves and their [...]

2017-05-09T14:00:06-04:00December 4th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Thank You, Teen Success Donors!

  Dear Friends, We did it! More than 70 generous board members, staff, and community members have raised almost $10,300 for our Teen Success program. We are pursuing other funding sources in order to raise the remaining $5,000 we need, but we are optimistic that we will be able to operate the program for the [...]

2017-05-09T14:00:15-04:00September 18th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dance & Dine to Support Homeless Youth on October 19th

On Saturday, October 19th, YSI's Youth Emergency Service shelter will host a fun and inspiring event benefiting homeless youth in Philadelphia. Featuring great music courtesy of Rashaun "DJ Reezy" Williams, delicious food, and a raffle with prizes including an Android tablet, this will be an evening to remember. This event, which takes place from 6:00pm [...]

2017-05-09T14:00:27-04:00September 11th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments
Youth Service, Inc.
410 N. 34th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Tel: 215-222-3262
Fax: 215-222-2352
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